Dr. Jonathan M. Simhaee specializes in state-of-the-art techniques to treat pain as a result of spinal disorders. He is an expert in the use of minimally invasive as well as more aggressive techniques and works closely with our team of spinal surgeons in doing so. Dr. Simhaee utilizes a comprehensive approach that enables and empowers his patients. His theory involves self-education and his philosophy of care includes conservative treatments, ranging from physical therapy, chiropractic care, massage, acupuncture and electrical stimulation, to the next step in treatment modalities, such as medications, trigger point injections and spine injections.
Dr. Simhaee’s expertise, pain management, also known as pain medicine, is a combination of various scientific disciplines as well as the healing arts to systematically address pain– its prevention, evaluation, diagnosis and treatment, as well as the rehabilitation of painful disorders. Dr. Simhaee received his undergraduate degree from the prestigious Yeshiva University, a major national research university, from which he graduated with a Bachelor in Sciences in the field of Biology and earned degrees in Sociology and Judaic studies. He completed his undergraduate studies in three years time and then attended the Sackler School of Medicine in Ramat Aviv, Israel, to continue his medical education. It was there that Dr. Simhaee was introduced to the field of Physiatry. Physiatrists, or rehabilitation physicians, are nerve, muscle, and bone experts who treat injuries or illnesses that affect how you move. In 2009, Dr. Simhaee returned to the U.S. to join Nassau University Medical Center where he completed a preliminary year of Internal Medicine. Dr. Simhaee then joined the world-renowned Rusk Institute located at the NYU Langone Medical Center, and its various affiliations, where he embarked on a formal training in the field of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. With an emphasis on the integrity of the Spine and Pain Management, Dr. Simhaee then completed an Interventional Pain Management fellowship in Cherry Hill, New Jersey, where he was recognized for his outstanding rapport with his patients. This was exemplified when he became the recipient of the “Best Hands” award. With compassion and medical expertise, Dr. Simhaee understands his patients concerns regarding their spinal pain. His goal is to alleviate patients’ pain and improve their overall functionality. YOUR pain is HIS problem, rest assured.. Dr. Simhaee has your BACK!!
- Diplomat of the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (ABPMR)
- American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPMR)
- American Association of Pain Management in Ultrasound (AAPMU)
- American Medical Association (AMA)
- Sephardic American Medical Association (SAMA)