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Specializes in Interventional Pain Medicine • Male

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Overlook Medical Center
99 Beauvoir Ave
Summit, NJ 07901
Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center
55 Meadowlands Pkwy
Secaucus, NJ 07094

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Interventional Pain Management Center
Interventional Pain Management Center
3 Cornwall Dr
East Brunswick, NJ 08816
Interventional Pain Management Center
763 Convery Blvd
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
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    Dr. Poonia's Experience

    Dr. Poonia's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Interventional Pain Medicine
    • Anesthesiology
    • Pain Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Anesthesiology
    • Pain Medicine
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    • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
    • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
    • Cervical Medial Branch Block
    • Chronic Pain Management
    • Discography
    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Epidural Injection
    • Epidural Steroid Injections
    • Facet Block
    • Facet Joint Injection
    • Joint Injection
    • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
    • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
    • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
    • Nerve Blocks
    • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
    • Pain Management
    • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
    • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
    2
    • Arthritis
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Back Pain
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Facet Joint Pain
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Headache
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Joint Pain
    • Knee Pain
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
    • Lumbar Herniated Disc
    • Lumbar Radiculopathy
    • Myelopathy
    • Neck Pain
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spondylitis
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    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sports Injuries
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New Jersey.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Mumbai
    Graduated in 2002

    Internship Hospital

    Georgetown University Hospital
    Complete in 2007

    Residency Hospital

    Chief Resident
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center
    Complete in 2010

    Fellowship Hospital

    New York University
    Complete in 2011
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Poonia & Staff

    • English
    • Hindi
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Poonia's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center

    • Overlook Medical Center

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    • 13 Star Ratings
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    4.4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Poonia to family and friends

    4.4 out of 5

    13 responses

    Dr. Poonia's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.5 out of 5

    13 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    13 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    13 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    11 responses

    Experience with Dr. Poonia

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.4 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.4 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.4 out of 5

    13 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.4 out of 5

    13 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Interventional Pain Management Center
    3 Cornwall Dr
    East Brunswick, NJ 08816
    (732) 698-1000 (Office)
    (732) 698-1008 (Fax)
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    Interventional Pain Management Center
    763 Convery Blvd
    Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
    (732) 698-1000 (Office)
    (732) 698-1008 (Fax)
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    Interventional Pain Management Center
    81 Northfield Ave Ste 304
    West Orange, NJ 07052
    (732) 952-5533 (Office)
    (732) 707-4732 (Fax)
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    Interventional Pain Management Center
    668 5th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
    (718) 499-4995 (Office)
    (718) 499-4851 (Fax)
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