Pain Physicians NY

Pain Physicians NY

Providers

Leonid  Chernyak, D.O.

Leonid Chernyak, D.O.


Description

Leonid Chernyak, D.O. is a graduate of both New York College of Osteopathic Medicine of NY Institute of Technology and State Medical Academy in Tver, Russia.

Pain management specialist Leonid Chernyak, DO is part of our best rated team of pain management doctors in Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan NYC.

He completed his residency in Anesthesia at both St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital/Columbia University in New York City and at the Central Institute of Advanced Medical Studies in Moscow, Russia.

Dr. Chernyak has also completed a Pain Management Fellowship at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital/Columbia University in New York City.

Dr. Chernyak is board certified in both Pain Management and Anesthesiology.

Accreditations

  • Member of American Society of Anesthesiology
  • Member of New York State Society of Anesthesiology
  • Member of American Osteopathic Association

 

At Pain Physicians NY (Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx NYC) we provide a full range of different medical treatments for patients suffering from acute and especially chronic pain. A large team of professionals work together, to provide you with the necessary pain relief.

 Our Brooklyn Interventional Pain Management specialists are best in region. We were selected to be a part of the international medical team for the Rio Olympic Games. 

 

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Dr. Boleslav  Kosharskyy

Dr. Boleslav Kosharskyy


Description

Dr. Boleslav Kosharskyy is board-certified in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine and Palliative Care. He is Associate Medical Director of Pain Medicine and Director of Anesthesia for Joint Replacement Center at Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein Medical College.

Pain management specialist and medical marijuana doctor Boleslav Kosharskyy, MD is part of our best rated team of pain management doctors in Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan and Bronx NYC.

Pain is a universal occurrence and is considered one of the most important factors impacting patients quality of life. Dr. Kosharskyy employs multimodal therapeutic modalities to treat musculoskeletal pain of the back, neck, and joints, neuropathic disorders, and cancer pain.

Dr. Kosharskyy the best rated pain management specialist specializes in minimally invasive therapies such as

: Spinal Cord and DRG Stimulation, Kypho- and Vertebroplasty, Percutaneous Discectomy and MILD Procedure (Minimally Invasive Lumbar Decompression) for Spinal Stenosis as well as an alternative medical marijuana treatments.

He is involved in several clinical trials as well as basic science research on neuroprotective properties of enolate forming compounds.

He completed his fellowship in Interventional Pain Medicine at Upstate University Hospital, Syracuse, NY in 2005. He completed his Anesthesia residency at Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA in 2004.

He earned his Medical Degree in 1997 from Free University of Berlin Medical School, Berlin, Germany.

He is an active member of the American Society of Anesthesiology (ASA), American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA), and the New York State Society of Anesthesiologists (NYSSA).

Education

  • University of Berlin Medical School.
    Degree: M.D.

Post Graduate Training

  • Upstate Medical University, NY.
    Fellow, Department of Pain Management
  • Boston University Medical Center – Boston, MA.
    Resident, Department of Anesthesiology
  • Upstate Medical University Syracuse, NY.
    Intern, Department of Surgery
  • Charite Hospital, Berlin, Germany
    Intern Department of Urology
    Harvard School of Medicine, Boston, MA
    Research Fellow, Laboratories of Photomedicine

University Appointment

  • Albert Einstein Medical College, NY.
    Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Rehabilitation Medicine.

Licensure/Certifications

  • Physician and Surgeon Licensed by the New York and New Jersey Medical Board
  • Board Certified by American Board of Anesthesiology
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • Board Certified by American Board of Independent Medical Examiners
  • Fellow of Interventional Pain Practice

Professional Membership

  • American Society of Anesthesiology (ASA), 2003-present.
  • NY State Society of Anesthesiology (NYSSA), 2003-present.
  • American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA), 2005-2016.
  • American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP), 2007-2008.
  • Eastern Pain Association 2015-present.

Brooklyn back pain management doctors and specialists at Pain Physicians NY offer unique and individualized approach. We are using the most effective back pain management options utilizing the latest technologies available in USA. 

For patients with chronic pain that haven’t found lasting relief through more conventional pain treatments we offer medical marijuana treatments. Call medical marijuana doctors of Pain Physicians NY with locations in Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan and Bronx NYC to help you determine if medical marijuana treatment is right for your pain.

At Pain Physicians NY (Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx NYC) we provide a full range of different medical treatments for patients suffering from acute and especially chronic pain. A large team of professionals work together, to provide you with the necessary pain relief. 

Our Brooklyn Interventional Pain Management specialists and medical marijuana doctors are best in region. We were selected to be a part of the international medical team for the Rio Olympic Games. 

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Dr. Vitaliy  Zhivotenko DO

Dr. Vitaliy Zhivotenko DO


Description

He completed a Medical Internship and Neurology Residency at Penn State Medical Center. During residency, he excelled in a wide variety of neurological disorders including but not limited to headaches, movement disorders, neurorehabilitation, cognitive and behavioral neurology, neuromuscular disease, epilepsy, stroke and vascular neurology, and multiple sclerosis.

At graduation, he was awarded with “Outstanding Performance in Outpatient Neurology.”

Pain management specialist Dr. Vitaliy Zhivotenko DO is part of our best rated team of pain management doctors in Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan NYC.

With pain being an integral part of neurology, in combination with his interest in treating painful conditions Dr. Zhivotenko went on to complete an ACGME-accredited, multidisciplinary, comprehensive fellowship in Pain Management at Penn State Medical Center.

During fellowship training, he was exposed to a wide diversity of painful conditions, learned safe and effective strategies for medical management of pain and gained proficiency in full spectrum of currently accepted interventional pain management procedures.

Upon completion of fellowship he was chosen as the top pain fellow of the year.

Dr. Zhivotenko is dually board certified in Neurology and Pain Management by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

He continues to stay up to date with advances in his field by maintaining current membership and attending meetings held by American Academy of Neurology, American Academy of Pain Medicine, Spine Intervention Society and International Society of Regenerative Medicine.

Education

New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Glen Head, NY
Degree: DO

Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY.
Degree: BS in Biology, Cum Laude Honors

Post Graduate Training

Penn State Medical Center, Hershey PA
Fellow, Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Pain Management

Penn State Medical Center, Hershey PA
Resident, Department of Neurology

Penn State Medical Center, Hershey PA
Intern, Department of Internal Medicine

Licensure/Certifications

Physician and Surgeon Licensed by the New York Medical Board
Board Certified by American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Neurology and Pain Medicine
Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Professional Memberships
American Academy of Neurology (AAN), July 2012 –present
American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM), July 2015 –present
Spine Intervention Society (SIS), August 2015 –present
International Society of Regenerative Medicine (ISRegen) August 2017-present

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Dr. Leon Reyfman

Dr. Leon Reyfman


Description

Leon Reyfman, MD, FIPP, RPh is a graduate of Ross University Medical School where he earned the prestigious Award of Academic Excellence. He completed his internship in Internal Medicine at Maimonides Medical Center.

Following his internship, Dr. Reyfman completed a residency in Anesthesiology with focus on Pain Medicine at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY.

Pain management specialist Leon Reyfman, MD, RPh is part of our best rated team of pain management doctors in Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan NYC.

With pain management being his primary interest, Dr. Reyfman pursued and was granted a fellowship at the world-renowned Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons/St.

Lukes Roosevelt Hospital. While at Columbia/St. Lukes Roosevelt, Dr. Reyfman honed his skills and gained extensive experience in patient interaction, continuity of care, physical rehabilitation, and the value of teamwork.

Dr. Reyfman is board certified through the American Board of Anesthesiology in both Anesthesiology and Pain Management. Dr. Reyfman has extensive clinical experience and training in invasive and non-invasive pain management.

Dr.Reyfman has over 10 years’ experience in addiction medicine. He is certified to treat opiate dependency with Buprenorphine.

He currently serves as the Director of Interventional Pain Medicine at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Mount Sinai Brooklyn Hospital and is Assistant Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology at SUNY Downstate Medical School.

Dr. Reyfman is a member of American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians as well as the International Spine Intervention Society.

Dr. Reyfman is actively involved in Pain Management research and has lectured on substance abuse treatment and pain management in chemically dependent patients.

Education

  • Ross University School of Medicine, Dominica.
    Degree: M.D.
  • The British Institute of Homeopathy, England.
    Degree: Homeopathy; Nutrition.
  • Arnold & Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy, Brooklyn, NY.
    Degree: BS Pharmacy
  • Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY.
    Degree: BS Biochemistry

Post Graduate Training

  • Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons
    St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital – New York, NY.
    Fellow, Department of Pain Management
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center – Brooklyn, NY.
    Resident, Department of Anesthesiology
  • Maimonidies Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY.
    Intern, Department of Internal Medicine

University Appointment

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY.
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Licensure/Certifications

  • Physician and Surgeon Licensed by the New York and New Jersey Medical Board.
  • Board Certified by American Board of Anesthesiology.
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine.
  • Board Certified by American Board of Independent Medical Examiners.
  • Fellow of Interventional Pain Practice.

Professional Membership

  • American Medical Association (AMA), 2002-present.
  • American Society of Anesthesiology (ASA), 2003-present.
  • NY State Society of Anesthesiology (NYSSA), 2003-present.
  • American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA), 2005-present.
  • American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP), 2007-present.
  • International Spine Intervention Society (ISIS), 2007-present.
  • North American Spine Society (NASS), 2011-present.
  • The New York Pain Society, 2011-present. Founding member.
  • American Society of Addiction Medicine, 2010-present.
  • The Medical Society of the State of New York, 2004-present.
  • International Society of Medical Laser Application, 2013-present.

Other Recognitions

  • America’s Top Doctors | The Best in American Medicine
  • The Leading Physicians of the World
  • Patients Honor Dr. Leonid Reyfman for Compassion
  • The American Registry | The Most Recognized Businesses and Professionals in America

At Pain Physicians NY (Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx NYC) we provide a full range of different medical treatments for patients suffering from acute and especially chronic pain. A large team of professionals work together, to provide you with the necessary pain relief. Our Brooklyn Interventional Pain Management specialists are best in region. We were selected to be a part of the international medical team for the Rio Olympic Games. 

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