Golfer’s Elbow & Low Back Pain Causes and Treatment

  The two common injuries that I’d like to focus on are elbow related with both medial and lateral epicondylitis better known as tennis & golfer’s elbow. I will also review lower back pain injuries specifically disc related injuries and  facetogenic related injuries.   Medial epicondylitis, more commonly known as golfers elbow is a very common

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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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Taryn’s Pain Relief at New York Pain Medicine

… … … … After years in pain resulting from a horseback riding accident, Taryn finally found pain relief at New York Pain Medicine. Her diagnosis and treatment by Dr Douglas Allen was specifically what Taryn needed to alleviate her chronic pain. Her follow up visits with Physical Therapy at New York Pain Medicine has

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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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Pilates and Physical Therapy

Pilates and Physical Therapy At New York Pain Medicine, we are very excited to be able to provide you with an expanding range of effective options geared not only to eliminating your pain but to improving your lifestyle at large.  By now you know we have a strong emphasis on Physical Therapy and have on

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