Jay E. Bowen, DO

Jay E. Bowen, DO, is a visiting scientist in the Center for Spinal Cord Injury Research and a co-director of the Derfner-Lieberman Laboratory for Regenerative Rehabilitation Research at Kessler Foundation. Dr. Bowen is a board-certified physician specializing in physical medicine and rehabilitation (physiatry), and sports and pain medicine. Dr. Bowen currently serves as medical director of New Jersey Regenerative Institute (Parsippany, NJ) where he manages all aspects of pain and performs a variety of interventional procedures, including epidural, facet, and sacroiliac joint pain treatments.

Dr. Bowen completed his Doctor of Osteopathy at the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine and received his board certification by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Bowen was the Sports Medicine Fellowship Coordinator at Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation and completed a fellowship at University of Medicine and Dentistry Newark/Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation. He is one of the founders of DataBiologics, a company focused on collecting data on the use of regenerative medicine in treating orthopedic/musculoskeletal conditions.

Sports and Pain Medicine
Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy
Bone Marrow Aspiration Concentrate (BMAC)
Micro-fragmented Adipose Tissue Therapy (MFAT)
Shockwave Therapy
Sports and Spine Fellowship – University of Medicine and Dentistry-Newark/Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, West Orange, NJ
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Residency - Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA
Rotating Osteopathic Internship - Sisters of Charity Hospital, Buffalo, NY
Medical School - New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, NY
Research Interests

Dr. Bowen’s research interests include regenerative medicine procedures such as platelet rich plasma (PRP), micro-fragmented adipose tissue (MFAT), prolotherapy, shockwave therapy, and Prolozone®. He is also passionate about sports medicine, diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound, chronic tendon disorders, sports injuries, shoulder biomechanics, and medical education.


View a comprehensive listing of publications for Dr. Bowen on ResearchGate.


New Jersey Council on Physical Fitness and Sports

Medical Society of New Jersey

Union County Medical Society