Christina Lusk-Cáceres, DO, CAQSM

Areas of Specialty

Nonoperative Adult & Pediatric Sports Medicine, Concussion Management
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Locations

  • 776 Shrewsbury Avenue
    Suite 105
    Tinton Falls, NJ 07724
    United States

  • 1430 Hooper Avenue
    Suite 101
    Toms River, NJ 08753
    United States

  • 303 West Main Street
    First Floor
    Freehold, NJ 07728
    United States

Christina Lusk-Cáceres, DO, CAQSM, is a fellowship-trained, board-certified sports medicine and family medicine physician. She sees patients eight years and older and specializes in the nonsurgical treatment and management of orthopaedic and sports-related injuries and conditions, including concussion care. Dr. Lusk-Cáceres joined Professional Orthopaedic Associates in 2019.

A graduate of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, in New Brunswick, Dr. Lusk-Cáceres went on to attend the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in Lewisburg to earn her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree. She then completed her residency in social osteopathic medicine and family medicine at Stony Brook Southampton Hospital in Southampton, New York. Dr. Lusk-Cáceres later received further training in the specialty field of pediatric sports medicine through a fellowship at Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune City, New Jersey.

Dr. Lusk-Cáceres is board-certified in family medicine by the American Board of Family Practice and holds a Certificate of Added Qualifications in Sports Medicine.

Dr. Lusk-Cáceres enjoys being able to take care of entire families and building a relationship with her patients. Being an active athlete herself as a Tae Kwon Do black belt and former New York Sharks women’s football player, Dr. Lusk-Cáceres understands the needs of athletes and active individuals. She also speaks Spanish and has completed mission trips to Peru, Ecuador, and Honduras.

Education & Training

Undergraduate

  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ

Medical School

  • West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine, Lewisburg, WV

Residency

  • Social Osteopathic Medicine/Family Medicine, Stony Brook Southampton Hospital, Southampton, NY

Fellowship

  • Pediatric Sports Medicine, Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune City, NJ

Certifications

  • American Board of Family Practice
  • Certificate of Added Qualifications in Sports Medicine 

Memberships

  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • American Osteopathic Association

Billing & Insurance

Thank you for choosing Professional Orthopaedic Associates, where we are dedicated to providing each patient with exceptional orthopaedic care. At every visit, you will be given the needed time for a complete evaluation and discussion of your condition.

As a courtesy to our patients, our highly trained specialists will verify insurance benefits before treatment. On your first visit, if requested, our staff will review those benefits with you so that any financial obligations will be known. We accept other insurances on an out-of-network basis. We also accept cash, personal check, and credit card.

To discuss your specific health insurance coverage, you may call our office at (732) 530-4949 and ask for your doctors’ billing and insurance specialist. We will be happy to contact your health insurance company on your behalf.

News

  • By Christina Lusk-Cáceres, DO

    If you follow professional, college, high school, or even recreational sports, it seems as if the topic of concussions is being more widely discussed than ever. The CDC estimates that about 1.6 – 3.8 million concussions occur in sports and

Patient Reviews

  • “Dr Lusk is very good at explaining issues, she clearly discussed MRI and made sure I understand. Explained how to proceed clearly too.”

    – Andrew C.

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