Dr. Baher Yanni, MD

Pain Medicine •  Male • Age 45
  
Dr. Yanni
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Spine Institute Of North America

300a Princeton Hightstown Rd Ste 202 East Windsor, NJ 08520

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Dr. Baher Yanni, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in East Windsor, NJ and has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Yanni has more experience with Pain Management and Spine than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Bani Swief Branch, University Of Cairo, University Of Cairo, Faculty Of Medicine medical school in 2000. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Centrastate Medical Center and Hudson Regional Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Yanni to book an appointment.


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My wife and I have a back problem and being helped by doctor Yanni. He is the most caring and able doctor in his field. Never met anybody that good.
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Igor L. – Sep 09, 2019
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“When you want the best & only the best!”... you have Dr. Baher Yanni as your doctor. I highly recommend Dr. Yanni. He is the best Spine Specialist.! His expertise in the least invasive spinal procedures is really amazing plus he is the most caring human being in the world He will go out of his way to make sure you are taken care of immediately.
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Angela G in Edison – Oct 13, 2018
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I have been with Dr. Yanni for 10 years years now. He has taken me from a condition called RSD where I was unable to walk and wheelchair bound for 3 months to implanting a Nero stimulator to help my condition and giving me my quality of life back. I can never thank Dr. Yanni enough, when other doctors gave up on me and misdiagnosing me it was him who saved me!
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Sissy Kozak in Forked River, NJ – Sep 29, 2018
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Dr. Yanni and his physician assistant, Amanda Morris, are by far, the most incredible medical professionals I have ever had the fortune and privilege to know. After suffering severe injuries in a car accident last year, I was devastated thinking that I would never be able to work in my profession again, which to me, meant not being able to provide for my family, and this feeling was worse than any physical pain I’d ever known. Dr. Yanni and Amanda gave me hope during the darkest time in my life,
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Michael Irizarry in Princeton, NJ – Sep 23, 2018
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I was recommended to see Dr Yanni for pain in my knees and ankle. I made the appointment easily and after a minimal wait in the waiting room was seen by Dr. Sakr. His compassion , knowledge and kindness towards me was overwhelming. His plan of care and that of the PA Payal Patel have helped me gain some of my life back. They listen when you talk and even interrupt a discussion with other professionals in another room to ask you how you are if they see you walking by the room.Highly recommend!!
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Maxine A. – Sep 03, 2018
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Dr. Yanni and his staff are very professional and caring. Dr. Yanni will spend as much time with a patient as needed explaining everything in terms we can all understand.He knows what he is talking about but never hesitates to refer you to another doctor for more in formation. His staff is very professional and also helps you in every way possible.
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Tom Juzwiak – Aug 26, 2018
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Dr. Sake was always very concerned about my disc issues that caused extreme pain numbness. After being treated with epidural injections, I feel like I have my life back thanks to Dr. Sake.
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Evelyn Sauer in Sayreville, NJ – Aug 19, 2018
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I saw Payal Patel today. All the basic info given on my first visit was filled in by the receptionist prior to handing me a tablet asking info only I could answer. I was taken to a room within minutes and saw Payal within 5 minutes of my appointment time. It took me longer to get to my appointment (35 min) than I spent at this appointment (25 min). This is the way health professionals should treat their patients.
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Debra S. in New Brunswick, NJ – Aug 04, 2018
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Always a Great Experience at the office. Always very helpful. Always there when u need them. The Clinical Department is Terrific.
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Linda Sickles in North Brunswick , NJ – Aug 02, 2018
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My Dr. is Ashraf Sakr, he is professional kind and explained all procedures. Dr. Sakr offers his patients confidence and concern. I highly recommend him.
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Marlene Connelly in Highland Park, NJ – Jul 19, 2018
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Dr. Yanni has been taking care of me for a year now. The first time I visited I could not even walk. Within 2 days he began injections and performed a very minor back procedure a month later. He gave me back my ability to walk and be pain free. Now Dr. Yanni and Amanda are taking care of an issue with my knee. Everyone in the office is friendly and helpful. When I'm there I feel like I'm amongst family.
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Rachel – Jul 07, 2018
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I have come to the Spine Institute for treatment of residual pain after having a lumbar spinal fusion. I highly recommend Dr. Yanni and his staff of Physicians Assistants.
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Dr. Connie Reininger in NJ – Jul 03, 2018
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Highly recommend Dr Yanni, Amanda and staff to anyone with pain issues. They take the time to listen to you and they make a individual pain management plan. Thank you Dr. Yanni and Amanda for helping me regain my life!
What went well
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Valerie – Jun 09, 2018
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I have been a patient of Dr. Yanni for a few years now, and he is not only a very capable doctor, but he is kind and empathetic. I would highly recommend him to anyone who has pain and needs relief. He will get to the bottom of the problem, by diagnosing it and create a plan of action.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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Elaine Rosenberg in North Brunswick, NJ – May 31, 2018
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The entire staff, especially Dr. Yanni and Amanda, at the Pine Institute shows tremendous compassion & empathy for all the patients in their care!
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Kevin Rosenthal in Plainsboro, NJ – Mar 30, 2018
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met Dr. Morris of spine institute OUTSTANDING also all staff very courteous and professional
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Mar 04, 2018
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Great person and staff always are there for your needs 5 stars
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Brian thompson in Piscataway – Mar 02, 2018
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What a piece of garbage! I've had 5, or 6 epidural, but they eventually stopped working. I've been going to Dr Yanni's office for almost 4 years. I'm badly in need of surgery, so I called to make an appointment. He REFUSED to see me, so I could get a referral to a spine doctor. The MD had ALL my doctors notes, and I was totally 100% transparent. Anyway, when I went to make the appointment, the staff said I broke some opiate policy in Jan of 2017 (YET I WAS GIVEN AN EPIDURAL IN 6/17!) Abandoned!
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NYtodd in Ny, NY – Feb 28, 2018
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I saw Dr. Sakr and had a thorough check up. I will be coming back for a follow up. Thank you, Teresa Brazil
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Barnegat nj – Feb 12, 2018
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Since the first day I gingerly walked into his office, he was very attentive and listened. He pinpointed the exact area where my pain was. He discussed a course of action, and I have been so thankful ever since, His bedside manor is impeccable! His P.A. Amanda is Awesome, and his staff is so courteous. He is a TOP NOTCH DOCTOR WHO CARES !!!! See him for a consult or second opinion if you are truly in pain and want relief, see for yourself.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

I feel that as a physician, patients look to me for the best possible treatment and advice I can give them. I treat each patient as if they were a member...Read more

Biography

Dr. Yanni is a leader amongst his peers as a least invasive spine specialist. He is fellowship trained and double board certified in Anesthesia and Interventional...Read more

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Interventional Spine Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Education

2007
Robert Wood Johnson UMDNJ
Fellowship Hospital
2006
Robert Wood Johnson UMDNJ
Residency Hospital
2003
Robert Wood Johnso Med Sch
Internship Hospital
2002
University of California At Irvine / California College of Medicine & Surgery
2000
Bani Swief Branch, University Of Cairo, University Of Cairo, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1993
Chaminade College Prep
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • English
  • Arabic

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(609) 371-9100

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Background Check

1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (6/14/2016)View details
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Yanni

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Yanni treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Yanni treats other conditions, please contact the office at (609) 371-9100.

Pain Management

Pain management specialists diagnose and treat pain and pain-related conditions through procedures including medication, electrical stimulation, physical therapy, and alternative therapies such as acupuncture.Compare with other Pain Management specialists.

Dr. Yanni typically treats 61% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 17 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Chronic Neck Pain
Low Back Pain
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Spine

Spine specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the bones of the spine, including degenerative spine disease, herniated discs, stenosis, and fractured vertebrae, with treatments including medication, physical therapy, and surgery.Compare with other Spine specialists.

Dr. Yanni typically treats 56% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 15 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Low Back Pain
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Spondylosis
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Dr. Yanni's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Discogenic Pain
  • Discography
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Migraine
  • Minimally Invasive Lumbar Decompression (MILD)
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Percutaneous Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rhizotomy
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Locations

Spine Institute Of North America

Spine Institute of North America -East Windsor, NJ300a Princeton Hightstown Rd Ste 202 East Windsor, NJ 08520
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
Spine Institute Of North America - East Brunswick, Nj385 Cranbury Rd East Brunswick, NJ 08816
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    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
Spine Institute Of North America - Marlton, NJ777 Route 70 E Marlton, NJ 08053
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    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Centrastate Medical Center

Freehold, NJ

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

Hudson Regional Hospital

Secaucus, NJ

59% Patient experience rating, 10% lower than the national average

Penn Medicine Princeton Health

Plainsboro, NJ

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

New Brunswick, NJ

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

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