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Jon K. Porter, MD

Division Chief, Comprehensive Pain
Medical Director, Comprehensive Pain Program
Assistant Professor, Larner College of Medicine

 802-847-2965

Family Medicine

Male

Locations

Accepting new patients
62 Tilley Drive
Suite 201
South Burlington,  Vermont  05403

 802-847-2965

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Accepting new patients
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425 Pearl Street
Burlington,  Vermont  05405

 802-656-8178

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont

Biographical Information

Dr. Jon Porter is the medical director and division chief of the Comprehensive Pain Program at the University of Vermont Medical Center and assistant professor at the Larner College of Medicine at UVM. In his work with individuals suffering from chronic pain conditions, Dr. Porter is aware that the experience of chronic pain affects every aspect of an individual's life. The work of the Comprehensive Pain Program is to understand each person's story as fully as possible and to use the expertise of traditional medical and integrative clinicians to support them in achieving optimal comfort, function, wellness, and empowerment in managing their condition.

Dr. Porter finds his greatest satisfaction in developing relationships with his patients and supporting them in finding the best strategies for optimizing their health and sense of wellbeing. He values the privilege of serving as a member of a team which includes a diverse range of clinical expertise. His research interests include the effectiveness of integrative therapies in chronic pain, and the use of trans-disciplinary teams in patient care.

Learn more about pain medicine at the UVM Medical Center.

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Clinical Interests

  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Integrative Therapies
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Trauma-Informed Care

Research Interests

The Effectiveness of Integrative Therapies in Chronic Pain Use of Trans-disciplinary Teams in Patient Care

Education

Residency
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital - Family Medicine
Internship
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital - Family Practice
Medical School
University Of Washington School Of Medicine - Medical Doctor
Other Education
University Of Washington - Psychology

Board Certifications

Member Board
American Board of Family Medicine
Specialty
Family Medicine

Language

English
Primary Language  
Spanish