Dr. Peter Zheng, MD

Dr. Peter Zheng, MD

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Dr. Peter Zheng, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Tuckahoe, NY and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Bethune Med University Changchun City Jilin China in 1982 and specializes in pain medicine, headache management, and more.Read his story

69 Main St

Tuckahoe, NY 10707

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  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthFirst
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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
more than 87% of peers
Spondylosis
high
more than 86% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
normal
more than 76% of peers

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Dr. Zheng's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Zheng "Website: comprehensivepainny.com and acupuncturenyny.com I am board certified physician, pain specialist and back pain specialist. I also do EMG/NCS, balance test and acupuncture. I did internship in internal medication, residence in physical medicine and rehabilitation and pain management fellowship in anesthesiology pain management. Due to the multidisciplinary nature of my specialty and subspecialty training and practice, I am indeed experienced with a comprehensive approach to diagnosis and management of pain and musculoskeletal problems with advanced knowledge and new technology. These include almost all aspects of the treatment: minimally invasive procedure, interventional pain management procedures, medications, physical therapy, and acupuncture. Please see our website: comprehensivepainny.comand acupuncturenyny.com for more information. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Zheng "We try to find out the reason(etiology) why patients have pain and we try to treat the reason (etiolgy) first. If we can't treat the reason (etiology) of the pain, we will manage the pain."

8  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Electromyography
  • Headache Management
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Pain Management

2  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

258  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Muscle Strain
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acute Gout
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Amputated Arm
  • Amputated Finger
  • Amputated Thumb
  • Amputated Toe
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Antalgic Gait
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Arm Disorders
  • Arm Injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Arthropathy of Spinal Facet Joint
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Impairment
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Back Sprain
  • Back Strain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bicep Injuries
  • Bicep Muscle Strain
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Brachial Plexopathy
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Burning Feet Syndrome
  • Burning Pain
  • Bursitis
  • Calf Muscle Strain
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Cervical Sprain
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome-Like Myalgia
  • Chronic Intractable Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Diseases Affecting Musculoskeletal System
  • Degenerative Joint Disease in the Shoulder
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dizziness
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fall
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Finger Disorders
  • Finger Injuries
  • Finger Joint Sprain
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gluteal Muscle Strain
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Muscle Strain
  • Hand Pain
  • Headache
  • Headache-Free Migraine
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Hip Flexor Strain
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Muscle Strain
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Sprain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intractable Pain Syndromes
  • Joint Clicking
  • Joint Disorders
  • Joint Effusion
  • Joint Pain
  • Joint Stiffness
  • Joint Swelling
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Deformity
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Injury
  • Leg Muscle Strain
  • Leg Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Back Muscle Strain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Sprain
  • Meniscus Injuries
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Meralgia Paresthetica
  • Middle Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Motor Vehicle Accident
  • Muscle Contraction Headache
  • Muscle Cramp
  • Muscle Pain
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Muscle Weakness and Atrophy as in Case of Diabetes Mellitus
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Pain
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Neck Sprain
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
  • Numbness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Osteoarticular Disease
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries
  • Posterior Tibial Tendonitis
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postoperative Pain
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Pulled Muscles
  • Radial Nerve Entrapment
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand and Wrist
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shingles
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spasmodic Dysphonia
  • Spasmodic Torticollis
  • Spasticity
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Spondylosis Cervical Without Myelopathy
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprain
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Strain of Hamstring Muscle
  • Strain of Muscle and-or Tendon of Forearm
  • Strain of Tendon of Medial Thigh Muscle
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tension Headache
  • Thigh Injuries
  • Thigh Strain
  • Thoracic Disc Disorders
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Tingling Sensation
  • Toe Injuries
  • Toe Sprain
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Amputation
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
  • Ulnar Nerve Entrapment at Wrist
  • Work-Related Injuries
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Injuries
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Sprain
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80  Procedures

  • Ablation
  • Acupuncture
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Balance Testing
  • Botox® for Cervical Dystonia
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Botox® for Upper Limb Spasticity
  • Botox® Injection
  • Bursa Injection
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Discography
  • Dorsal Column Stimulation
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Facet Joint Nerve Ablation
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Intercostal Nerve Block
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Intradiscal Electrothermal Annuloplasty
  • Intradiscal Electrothermic Therapy (IDET)
  • Ischial Bursa Injection
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lumbar Discography
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Lumbar Transforaminal Injection
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neurolytic Nerve Block
  • Non-Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Non-Surgical Pain Management
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Pain Management
  • Pain Rehabilitation and Management
  • Percutaneous Disc Decompression
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Radiofrequency Denervation
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Rhizotomy
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Stem Cell Therapy
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synvisc® Injection
  • Tendon and Bursa Injection
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Facet Joint Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Vertebroplasty
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Bethune Med University Changchun City Jilin China
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Univ Of Connecticut Hlth Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Rochester Strong Meml Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Rochester Strong Meml Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Westchester Med Ctr, New York Medical College
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Acupunture
    Other Education | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese

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Dr. Zheng's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zheng

4.4

Based on 42 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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(1)
1 Star
11.904761904761905%
(5)

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I have been a patient of Dr. Zheng for around three years and I am a very satisfied patient. From the first time I met him, he and his office staff were very professional, compassionate and respectful of me as a person and a patient. He is such a positive person and he really wants the best for...Read More
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Mount Vernon, NY – Feb 01, 2017
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FOR 15 YEARS I HAVE SUFFERED WITH BACK PAINS. I HAVE BEEN TO 2 CHIROPRACTORS, TRIED P/T 4 DIFFERENT TIMES, A PAIN MANAGEMENT DR. WHO GAVE ME EPIDURALS 2 TIMES AND I HAD TO GO TO SAME DAY SURGERY CENTER AT ADDITIONAL COSTS. I HAVE BEEN LIVING ON PAIN MEDICINE ON AND OFF FOR SOME TIME. DR. ZHANG IS...Read More
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BARBARA KOENITZER in POUGHKEEPSIE, NY – Nov 05, 2016
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I have been a patient of Dr. Zheng for over 7 years. I receive several injections for back pain 1 to 2 times per year. He is very compassionate. The accuracy and outcome of the injections in my back are great. I would recommend him to anyone with severe back pain.
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George D in Poughkeepsie, NY – Oct 25, 2016
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What pain management Dr after seeing a patient 2 weeks prior and after multiple calls from the patient and the patients pharmacy to his office still does not follow up. And send the pain med prescription into the pharmacy then leaves for an out of state conference !! So now his PAIN MANAGEMENT...Read More
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Yonkers, NY – Oct 21, 2016
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I been seeing Dr Zheng for over 3 years for Pain Management.I find Dr Zheng to be a caring compassionate Doctor who cares about his patients.i would highly recommend anyone looking for Pain Management to see Dr Zheng
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frank vallario in yonkers, NY – Oct 08, 2016
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