Dr. Joseph Poli, MD

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Dr. Poli
Accepting new patients

Strong Memorial Hospital Psych

601 Elmwood Ave Rochester, NY 14642

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(585) 275-2141

Dr. Joseph Poli, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Rochester, NY. He is affiliated with medical facilities Auburn Community Hospital and Strong Memorial Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Poli to book an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Poli's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Poli treats Fibromyalgia more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Poli treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
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Nerve Block, Somatic
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Poli performs Nerve Block, Somatic more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Poli performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Low Back Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Poli treats Low Back Pain more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Poli treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Poli's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Cancer Pain
  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

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Dr. Poli accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan PPO

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Definitely. Dr Poli is great and knows exactly where your pain is coming from. I had the most complete physical of my body. His staff is talented and wonderful. I have seen him three times and going back for my fourth visit. I have been completely relieved of pain after my visit.
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  • Staff friendliness
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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About Me


Dr. Joseph Poli, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Rochester, NY. He is affiliated with medical facilities Auburn Community Hospital and Strong Memorial...Read more


  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine


Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Joseph Poli, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Joseph Poli, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Poli frequently treats Fibromyalgia, Nerve Block, Somatic, and Low Back Pain. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Poli treats.

Where is Dr. Joseph Poli, MD's office located?

Dr. Poli's office is located at 601 Elmwood Ave, Rochester, NY 14642. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Joseph Poli, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Poli has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Strong Memorial Hospital Psych601 Elmwood Ave Rochester, NY 14642
Urmc Surgery Center At Sawgrass180 Sawgrass Dr Rochester, NY 14620

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Poli is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Auburn Community Hospital

Auburn, NY

52% Patient Experience Rating, 17% lower than the national average

Strong Memorial Hospital

Rochester, NY

71% Patient Experience Rating, 2% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received