Dr. Grant Cooper

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Princeton, NJ
  • Languages supported at his practice: Italian, English, Russian, Spanish
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Electronic Health Records

Dr. Cooper's Background


Grant Cooper, MD, is a board certified, fellowship-trained physician specializing in the non-operative treatment of spine, joint and muscle pain.  Dr. Cooper is the Co-Founder and Co-Director of the Princeton Spine and Joint Center in Princeton, NJ.  He completed a fellowship in Interventional Spine and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation at the Spine Institute at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City. He completed his residency training at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, The University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell, with clinical rotations at Weill-Cornell University Hospital, Columbia Presbyterian University Hospital, Hospital for Special Surgery, and Memorial Sloan Kettering.  Dr. Cooper received his bachelor’s degree with highest honors from Princeton University and his medical degree from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

Dr. Cooper has received national and international recognition for his research in basic science and clinical musculoskeletal medicine.  He has authored seven and edited three medical books, and recently served as the Co-Editor-in-Chief of the peer-reviewed journal, Current Reviews in Musculoskeletal Medicine. Dr. Cooper has appeared on ESPN Radio, National Public Radio, and previously hosted his own radio show, “Back Pain Radio” on World Talk Radio. Dr. Cooper lectures widely and serves as a consultant to www.Spine-Health.com and Health Central’s Osteoarthritis Center.

  • Medical School, 2003
  • University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Piscataway, NJ