DR. JEFFREY R. CARA, DO
DOUBLE BOARD CERTIFIED
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine
Director of Palm Beach Gardens Spine and Wellness Centers of America
Mayo Clinic and Northwestern University Graduate
Mayo Clinic Fellowship
Dr. Jeffrey R. Cara is an Interventional Pain Care Physician and Physiatrist who believes that everyone deserves a life free of pain. Having grown up on four continents and spent a third of his life abroad, Dr. Cara welcomes a diverse patient population. Double board-certified, Dr. Cara trained at the nation’s leading, ACGME-accredited programs: Mayo Clinic, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, and University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine NorthShore. A graduate of Stetson University, Dr. Cara was salutatorian of his medical school class and completed his Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation residency at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC), consistently ranked the #1 Rehabilitation Hospital in the nation. He then completed comprehensive fellowship training in acute, chronic, and interventional pain medicine at Mayo Clinic.
A Florida native and former Palm Beach County Ocean Rescue lifeguard, Dr. Cara is passionate about environmental conservation and sustainability. He has completed eight triathlons and enjoys playing in the great outdoors with his family. Dr. Cara actively volunteers across South Florida, and he considers his medical career a lifelong opportunity to serve.
Patients appreciate Dr. Cara’s unhurried approach and devotion to evidence-based medicine – he maintains a five-star rating from patients on Healthgrades, Vitals and RateMDs.
Dr. Cara's Patient Experiences
Spine and Wellness Centers of America - Palm Beach Gardens
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS IN PALM BEACH GARDENS
Conveniently located less than a mile off I95 on Military Trail
8645 N. Military Trail
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida 33410
Directions: I-95 to Exit 77, Northlake Boulevard. Go west on Northlake to Military Trail. Turn left (south) onto Military Trail, then drive a quarter-mile to Square Lake North Plaza on your right (8645 N. Military Trail). When you pull in, look straight ahead for a big tree and two greyhound dog statues. Suite 501 is located right behind the statues. Dr. Cara shares his office with the Ankle & Foot Center of Florida.
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
University of Chicago