Dr. Sekhar Upadhyayula, MD

Dr. Sekhar Upadhyayula, MD

Pain Medicine Anesthesiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Sekhar Upadhyayula, MD is a pain medicine anesthesiology specialist in Forest Hills, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Kakatiya Medical College in 1984 and specializes in pain medicine anesthesiology and anesthesiology.

10818 72nd Ave

Forest Hills, NY 11375

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • Oxford Health Plans

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Dr. Upadhyayula's Experience

Dr. Upadhyayula's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pain Medicine Anesthesiology
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Upadhyayula "Your pain is real!. I will work with you to find a custom treatment solution, using current medical treatments, and painless injections. I have over 20 years experience treating people just like you. Call today for an appointment."

2  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology
  • Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

22  Conditions Treated

24  Procedures

  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Discography
  • Endoscopic Thoracic Sympathectomy
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Pain Management
  • Provocation Discography
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Transforaminal Epidural Block
  • Trigger Point Injection

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.


  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Kakatiya Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Mahatma Gandhi Hospital-India
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St. Vincent Hospital and Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center Of New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Upadhyayula has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Telugu
  • Uzbek

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Upadhyayula's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Upadhyayula to family and friends
9 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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Dr. Upadhyayula's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Compassionate, intelligent, and thorough. A great healer in this modern age. Thank you !!
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Very professional! Visited 4 doctors prior to finding Dr. upadhyayula which treatments did not help at all. While under the care of Dr. upadhyayula I've started to feel better.
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Dont be fooled by the advertisement. I brought my mom who was in so much pain in her lumber for her disease. I made the biggest mistake was to see him. He just said all the pain meds the other dr. had prescribed was good for her. Then nothing he would do for her, and prescribed one of the...more
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He is very attentive, patient, and caring. They took me in pretty quick after filling out all the forms, but I waited for quite a long time in one of the exam rooms due to there was a patient before me. During the waiting, Dr. Upadhyayula kept coming to check and talk to me. The procedure went...more
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