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Dr. Rajat Sekhar, MD

Pain Medicine ·  Male · Age 37

Dr. Sekhar

Yale Medical Group

20 York St New Haven, CT 06510

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Dr. Rajat Sekhar, MD is a pain medicine specialist in New Haven, CT and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from St Georges Med Sch in 2008 and specializes in pain medicine and anesthesiology.


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(203) 688-4242

Dr. Sekhar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
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Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
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Worker's Compensation WC

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No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sekhar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sekhar treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Sekhar treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sekhar treats Spondylosis more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Sekhar treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Fibromyalgia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sekhar treats Fibromyalgia more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Sekhar treats this condition more than 89% 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

Dr. Sekhar's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Baclofen Pump Therapy
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Brain Disorders
  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Cryoablation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Discography
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Pain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intrathecal Drug Delivery System Insertion
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Pain
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Pain Management
  • Pain, Intractable
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Transforaminal Epidural Block
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

About Me

Care Philosophy

Chronic pain can drastically affect a person both physically, psychologically and socially. I therefore employ a multidisciplinary and multimodal approach to pain management by incorporating other specialties, medications and injections to treat a variety of pain conditions.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Education

2013
Upstate Medical University
Fellowship Hospital
2012
Upstate Medical University
Residency Hospital
2009
Upstate Medical University
Internship Hospital
2008
St Georges Med Sch
Medical School
2003
Stony Brook U
Undergraduate School
2013
2012
2009
2008
2003

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

Awards

Dr. Sekhar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sekhar

4.8

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
90%
(18)
4 Stars
5%
(1)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
5%
(1)

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Dr. Sekhar is an excellent doctor. He is kind, calm, doesn't rush, listens and is sensitive to your concerns/thoughts. Highly, highly recommend him.
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