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Daniel Raphael Aaron Sova, M.D.

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  • Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


Arthritis, Back Pain, Bursitis, Cervical Degenerative Disc Disease, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, Epidural Injections, Image-Guided Interventional Procedures, Joint Injections, Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation, Myofascial Pain, Neuropathic Pain, Neuropathies, Radiculopathy more

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Kennedy Krieger Institute

Appointment Phone: 443-923-9400
707 N. Broadway
Baltimore, MD 21205 map

Johns Hopkins Medicine - Green Spring Station

Appointment Phone: 443-997-5476
10803 Falls Road
Pavilion III, Suite 2100
Lutherville, MD 21093 map
Phone: 410-614-4030 | Fax: 410-614-4033


Daniel Sova, M.D., is a rehabilitation physician specializing in adult and pediatric pain and musculoskeletal conditions such as arthritis, bursitis, radiculopathy, neuropathy, myofascial pain and degenerative disc disease. He uses a range of therapies, including joint injections and interventional image-guided pain management procedures.

Dr. Sova is an assistant professor in the Johns Hopkins Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, where he completed his residency, followed by an interventional pain fellowship with the Johns Hopkins Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine. 

Dr. Sova’s research interests include pediatric neuropathic and musculoskeletal pain, quality improvement and resident education. more


  • Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Departments / Divisions



  • MD; Albert Einstein College of Medicine (2014)


  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (2018)


  • Anesthesiology - Pain Management; Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (2019)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehab (Pain Management) (2020)
  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehab (Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation) (2019)

Research & Publications

Selected Publications

Sova D, Spindola-Franco H, Levsky J. Normal Coronary Arterial and Venous Anatomy. Cardiac Imaging. 2014 22-26.

Activities & Honors


  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 2015 - 2016

    Resident Representative

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency Program at Johns Hopkins, 2015 - 2019

    Education Committee Representative

  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


  • Society for Pediatric Pain Medicine


  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support, American Heart Association


  • American Medical Association


Videos & Media

Lectures and Presentations

  • Rhomboid Muscle Injection
    Poster Presentation, Society for Pediatric Pain Management Conference, Phoenix, Arizona (03/22/2018)

Recent News Articles and Media Coverage

Smart Tips to Help Your Kid Cope With JIA | HealthCentral (October 2020)

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