Dr. Shailendra Hajela, MD

Dr. Shailendra Hajela, MD

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Age 58
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Dr. Shailendra Hajela, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Belleville, NJ and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University in 1987 and specializes in pain medicine, sports medicine, and more.

15 Newark Ave

Belleville, NJ 07109

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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. Hajela's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hajela treats Fibromyalgia more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Hajela treats this condition more than 98% 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
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hajela treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Hajela treats this condition more than 98% 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
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hajela treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Hajela treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Hajela's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Balance Testing
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Care Philosophy

Jersey Rehab Pain Management Specialists strive to provide comprehensive and individualized care to patients so they may achieve and maintain their highest physical and psychological well-being. We restore a better quality of life for patients with both acute and chronic pain.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Sports Medicine

Education

2005
Montefiore Med Center
Residency Hospital
2001
Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center
Internship Hospital
1997
Fellow Of The Royal College Of Surgeons
Fellowship Hospital
1987
Maulana Azad Medical College, Delhi University
Medical School
2005
2001
1997
1987

Languages

  • Indian
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Hajela's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hajela

4.0

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
56.25%
(9)
4 Stars
18.75%
(3)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
18.75%
(3)
1 Star
6.25%
(1)

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I was suffering from terrible knee pain and Dr. Hajela gave me an injection that was quick and painless. Within a few days, the difference was amazing! I could walk and climb stairs pain-free!
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A caring and extremely knowledgeable doctor! I felt so comfortable in his care - and he was able to get rid of my back pain! Love Dr. Hajela!
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Dr Hajela is an excellent Doctor who has demonstrated time and time that he cares about the well being of his patients
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Elect Choice EPO
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Golden Choice HMO
Golden Choice PPO
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Managed Choice POS
Managed Choice PPO
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Medicare Advantage PPO
National Advantage
National Advantage PPO
Open Choice
Open Choice POS
Open Choice PPO
ProNet
Quality Point-of-Service POS
Traditional Choice
Traditional Choice POS
Traditional Choice PPO
USAccess
Worker's Compensation WC
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Amerihealth
Amerihealth PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
EmblemHealth
GHI PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
United Healthcare
WellPoint

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