Dr. Houman Danesh, MD

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Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation | Male

Mount Sinai FPA Pain Management 1 Gustave L Levy Pl, New York, NY 10029 Get Directions

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Care Philosophy

Pain medication is not the answer, but merely masks the symptoms. My goal is to create a bridge between Eastern and Western medicine so patients no longer need to commit to one school of thought, but can receive the benefits of both. I provide a unique care and treatment plan for various pain conditions using a formulated program that embraces acupuncture, gua, sha and cupping COMBINED with the best Western Medicine has to offer such as physical therapy, interventional spine injections, ultrasound guided injections and proper nutrition.Read more

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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Excellent Doctor. Nice person. Needs email access. Takes too long to get throu to his staff
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Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

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  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Migraine
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

Procedures Performed

  • Acupuncture
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ultrasound
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

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    Malpractice Claims

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Virginia Commonwealth University

    Graduated in 2007

  • Internship Hospital
    Long Island College Hospital

    Completed in 2008

  • Residency Hospital
    Mount Sinai Hospital

    Completed in 2009

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Mount Sinai Hospital

    Completed in 2012

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of California Los Angeles

    Graduated in 2001

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Board certified in Pain Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Danesh's Care Philosophy

Pain medication is not the answer, but merely masks the symptoms. My goal is to create a bridge between Eastern and Western medicine so patients no longer need to commit to one school of thought, but can receive the benefits of both. I provide a unique care and treatment plan for various pain conditions using a formulated program that embraces acupuncture, gua, sha and cupping COMBINED with the best Western Medicine has to offer such as physical therapy, interventional spine injections, ultrasound guided injections and proper nutrition.