Courses, Lectures, and Presentations

 

Minimally Invasive Discectomy Workshop   Jun 2009
Course Director of Minimally Invasive Discectomy Techniques to
Pain Physicians and Spine Specialists
Tampa, FL

Overview of Interventional Pain Medicine   Apr 2009
Grand Round presentation, Department of Family Medicine
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, NJ

Brazilian Conference on Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery   Mar 2009
Lectured on minimally invasive discectomy to Orthopedists, Spine Surgeons, and Pain Medicine Physicians
Sao Palo, Brazil

Interventional Pain Management for Ischemic Pain   Oct 2008
Grand Round presentation, Department of Surgery
St. Peter’s University Hospital, NJ

Anesthesiology Consultants   Mar 2008
Instructor of Anesthesia Board Exam Preparation Course for Board Eligible Anesthesiologists
New Jersey

Latest Advances in Pain Medicine   Nov 2007
Central New York Academy of Medicine CME Lecture
Utica, NY

Latest Advances in Pain Medicine   Oct 2007
CME Grand Round presentation
JFK Medical Center, NJ

Interventional Pain Medicine Lab   Sep 2007
Instructor of Interventional Procedures to Pain and Spine Surgeons
The Center for Ambulatory Resources (CARES) St. Peter’s University Hospital, NJ

Poster Presentation: Percutaneous Lumbar Disc Decompression   Jun 2007
using SpineJet Microresector
Presented results and technique on Percutaneous disc decompression at the International Intradiscal Therapy Society (IITS)
Albi, France

Pain Management Principles,  Apr 2007
Lecture presentation series to Internal Medicine Residents
St. Peter’s University Hospital, NJ

Overview of Opioid Pharmacology,  Mar 2007
Lecture presentation, Pharmacy Department
St. Peter’s University Hospital, NJ

Percutaneous Disc Decompression Workshop  Feb 2007
Instructor and lecturer of Percutaneous disc decompression to
Pain physicians, Orthopedists and Neurosurgeons The Center for Ambulatory Resources (CARES) St. Peter’s University Hospital, NJ

Italian Conference on Minimally Invasive Spine Treatment  Nov 2006
Lectured on Percutaneous disc decompression techniques to
Orthopedists and Spine Surgeons
Rome, Italy

Overview of Cancer Pain Management  Oct 2006
Grand Round presentation to the Department of Oncology
St. Peter’s University Hospital, NJ

Interventional Pain Medicine Cadaver Workshop  Aug 2006
Primary instructor and lecturer of a weekend cadaver course for Pain Fellows & Attending physicians
The Center for Ambulatory Resources (CARES) St. Peter’s University Hospital, NJ

Update in Interventional Pain Medicine  Aug 2006
Grand Round presentation to the Department of Internal Medicine
St. Peter’s University Hospital, NJ

Latest Advances in Pain Medicine  Jul 2006
Grand Round presentation to the Department of Family Medicine
St. Peter’s University Hospital, NJ

Percutaneous Disc Decompression Cadaver Workshop Using the SpineJet Microresector  Mar 2006
Primary instructor and lecturer of a weekend cadaver course for Pain Fellows & Attendings and Orthopedic Residents
SUNY Syracuse School of Medicine, NY

Percutaneous HydroDiscectomy; A promising new technology  Feb 2006
Presented percutaneous disc decompression using HydroDiscectomy to Interventional Pain Physicians and Orthopedic Surgeons
New York, NY

Percutaneous HydroDiscectomy; Preliminary Results  Nov 2005
Presented early results of patients that have undergone percutaneous
HydroDiscectomy to Interventional Pain Physicians
Boston, MA

Evaluation and Management of Chronic Pelvic Pain  Mar 2005
Grand Round presentation to Pain Management Fellows and Attendings Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons/St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital New York, NY

Selective Topics in Pediatric Pain Management Dec 2003
Grand Round presentation to the Department of Anesthesiology
SUNY Downstate Medical Center, NY

Anesthetic Considerations for Premature Infants with Necrotizing Oct 2002
Enterocolitis
Grand Round presentation to the Department of Anesthesiology
SUNY Downstate Medical Center, NY

HONORS:

New Jersey Top Doctor 2010-2012

Department of Anesthesiology, May 2000
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Award for Academic Excellence in Anesthesiology

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS:

Director of Pain Medicine Services, St. Peter’s University Hospital, NJ Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, NJ
JFK Medical Center, NJ Somerset Medical Center, NJ
The Center for Ambulatory Resources (CARES) Robert Wood Johnson Surgical Center, NJ Raritan Valley Surgery Center, NJ

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:

Director at Large, New Jersey Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
President, Middlesex County Medical Society of New Jersey
American Medical Association American Society of Anesthesiologists American Academy of Pain Management Medical Society of New Jersey
World Institute of Pain
American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians