Dr. Syed Farhan Zaidi, MD
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Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation | Male

The B.A.C.K. Center 2222 S Harbor City Blvd Melbourne, FL 32901 Get Directions

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Dr. Syed Zaidi focuses on evaluation and management of musculoskeletal and neurological disorders with special interests in managing non-surgical orthopaedic and spine cases, as well as pre-op and post-op medical management and rehabilitation. Patients can make appointments with him at the B.A.C.K. Center offices in Melbourne and Merritt Island, Florida.   

Dr.Zaidi received his medical degree from CUNY Medical School in New York.  His internship in Internal Medicine was completed at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn and his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation was completed at Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center.  He is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and the Association of Academic Physiatrists. 

During Dr. Zaidi's 20-year career, he has participated in research and clinical trials involving anticoagulation protocols in patients undergoing joint replacements; and he has written and/or presented research findings relating to cervicogenic headaches, using Botox to treat idiopathic toe-walking in children and eliminating the blind spot for elderly patients, among other areas of study.  In 1994, Dr. Zaidi was a Mack Lipkin Fellow, studying "Neutrophil Adhesion and Nitric Oxide Synthesis" at the William Harvey Institute in London, England. 

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Dr. Zaidi has zero empathy. He is out of control in his response to tears. The Hippocratic oath is not alive and well in his office. "First do not harm" is not part of his repertoire. He triggered a PTSD response to his treatment of me.
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Dr. Syed Zaidi focuses on evaluation and management of musculoskeletal and neurological disorders with special interests in managing non-surgical orthopaedic and spine cases, as well as pre-op and post-op medical management and rehabilitation. Patients can make appointments with him at the B.A.C.K. Center offices in Melbourne and Merritt Island, Florida.   

Dr.Zaidi received his medical degree from CUNY Medical School in New York.  His internship in Internal Medicine was completed at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn and his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation was completed at Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center.  He is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and the Association of Academic Physiatrists. 

During Dr. Zaidi's 20-year career, he has participated in research and clinical trials involving anticoagulation protocols in patients undergoing joint replacements; and he has written and/or presented research findings relating to cervicogenic headaches, using Botox to treat idiopathic toe-walking in children and eliminating the blind spot for elderly patients, among other areas of study.  In 1994, Dr. Zaidi was a Mack Lipkin Fellow, studying "Neutrophil Adhesion and Nitric Oxide Synthesis" at the William Harvey Institute in London, England. 

Dr. Zaidi's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  •  No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Upper Back Pain

Education

  • Medical School
    SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2000

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Urdu

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Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Procedures Performed

  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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