Why Physical Therapy Is Critical To Maintain Pain Relief

Dr. Allen is the Medical Director of New York Pain Medicine, a facility that provides physical therapy on site. One of the things that differentiates us is that everybody here is working here as a team.As the medical director, he is in constant contact with the therapists and acupuncturist to ensure that their vision for each patient’s treatment

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Why See a Pain Management Specialist

Pain management is a sub-specialty of medicine that has evolved over the last 15 years to better treat the specific needs of patients suffering from acute and chronic painful conditions. Dr. Allen received his interventional pain training at Jackson Memorial Hospital/ University of Miami’s Department of Anesthesiology. He received his Physiatry training at St. Vincent’s

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Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction Part 1: Definition and Causes

Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction   Part 1: Definition and Causes At New York Pain Medicine, we pride ourselves on constantly going forward in order to meet the goals of treating pain while enhancing the health of our patients.  To best reflect the benefits of Radio Frequency Ablation (see preceding blog post!) we will devote our next several

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HERNIATED DISC: CAUSES, SYMPTOMS AND REMEDIES

HERNIATED DISC: CAUSES, SYMPTOMS AND REMEDIES WHAT IS A HERNIATED DISC? The center, or nucleus of a disc is a soft, jellylike substance designed to absorb the shock of standing, running, walking and other everyday human activities. The outer ring of the disc, the annulus, is designed to provide structure and strength to the disc.

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