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Kristoffer Ryan De Lara, MD


Primary Specialties: Anesthesiology, Pain Management

Dr. de Lara joined National Spine & Pain Centers in 2012. He was born in the Philippines and raised in the suburbs of northern New Jersey. The child of immigrant parents, he has a deep-rooted appreciation for the American Dream and desire to contribute to society, both of which have fueled his career in medicine.

He is a graduate of Rutgers University and University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ), where he attended the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and served as Chief Resident during his Anesthesiology Residency. Dr. de Lara completed his fellowship in Interventional Pain Medicine at the NJ Pain Institute of UMDNJ.

Currently, he is a member of the following professional organizations:

  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • North American Neuromodulation Society
  • American Medical Association
  • New Jersey State Society of Anesthesiologists

Dr. de Lara believes successful pain management begins with treating every patient as unique. Honest, compassionate and understanding, Dr. de Lara’s excellent diagnostic and technical skills have earned him the trust of his patients and colleagues alike. He enjoys spending time with his family, exercising and playing tennis.

Affiliations Farmington, Germantown
  • Board Certification
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Management
  • Fellowship
  • Robert Wood Johnson Med. School United States Piscaraway, NJ 2012
  • Medical School
  • Robert Wood Johnson Medical School United States Piscataway, NJ 2007
  • Residency
  • New York Medical College United States Valhalla, NY 2008
  • Robert Wood Johnson Med. School United States Piscaraway, NJ 2011
  • Undergraduate
  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey United States New Brunswick, NJ 2000


  • 02/18/2021
    Rating: 4.5

    Dr. de Lara was terrific — compassionate, empathetic, a good listener. He adjusted my medications to get me a better result. I would gladly recommend him. [...]

  • 02/17/2021
    Rating: 5

    The Care is wonderful and I feel that [...] and Dr Lara are the nicest people to talk to with any pain issues and they make sure you get the best Care. Office calls are always answered, Your next appointment is always scheduled as soon as you are checked in. I am so grateful that my pain management is being taken care of.

  • 02/17/2021
    Rating: 5

    Everyone was super nice and the Dr listened was understanding and had a plan for me before I left the office.

  • 02/04/2021
    Rating: 5

    Dr was great he listened to me with concern and worked with me to resolve my problems he told me call if I had any problems Thank you