Dr. Sekhar Upadhyayula, MD

Pain Medicine Anesthesiology  |  
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Age 54
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Dr. Sekhar Upadhyayula, MD
Dr. Sekhar Upadhyayula, MD is a pain medicine anesthesiology doctor who practices in Forest Hills, NY. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 33 years. Dr. Upadhyayula is affiliated with Forest Hills Hospital.

10818 72nd Ave

Forest Hills, NY 11375

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Dr. Sekhar Upadhyayula, MD

Dr. Sekhar Upadhyayula, MD

Accepted insurance

  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • Oxford Health Plans

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Care Philosophy

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.
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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


  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology
  • Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Arthropathy of Spinal Facet Joint
  • Back Pain
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Herniated Disc
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shingles
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Thoracic Disc Disorders


  • 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
based on 9 total reviews (4 with comments)
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)
in New York, NY |
Compassionate, intelligent, and thorough. A great healer in this modern age. Thank you !!
Bellerose, New York |
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.
Rego Park, NY |
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 supplement for her mood. MG! Please go for a third or fourth opinion if you needed, with a Pain Management dr can really treat your pain. Wasted my mom's precious time.
in Flushing |
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 smoothly too. He even remembered some little detail during my previous visit couple weeks ago! He is just great! The staffs were also very nice and caring.
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Dr. Upadhyayula accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan

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Hospitals where Dr. Upadhyayula has admitting privileges

Forest Hills Hospital
102 01 66th Road
Forest Hills, NY 11375
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