Book an Appintment with Dr. Mikhail Kogan

Specialties: Pain Management, Anesthesiology.

Dr. Sekhar Upadhyayula, MD and Dr. Mikhail Kogan MD

Dr. Sekhar and Dr. Mikhail Kogan are member of American Society of Anesthesiologists.

Pain Solutions New York -

Call on 718-544-1171 or visit for Appointment.

Epidural Steroid Injection

The Epidural Steroid Injection is a procedure where numbing medicine (anesthetic) and anti- inflammatory medicine (steroid) is injected into the epidural space to treat pain caused by irritation of the spinal nerves.

Cervical Facet Joint Injection

The Cervical Facet Joint Injection is a procedure used to block or decrease pain caused by problems in the upper (neck area) spine.

Back Pain Risk factors

Back pain have not only old people, even kids and youths. although excess weight, lack of exercise and improper lifting are typically blame for back pain, analysis watching these possible risk factors hasn't yet provided any clear-cut answers.

One group that does seem to have a bigger risk of back pain are people with certain psychological issues, like depression and anxiety, though the reasons why there is an increased risk are not known.

For more details please visit here

Symptoms of Back Pain

Symptoms of Back Pain include:
  •     Muscle ache
  •     Shooting or stabbing pain
  •     Pain that radiates down your leg
  •     limited flexibility or range of motion of the back
  •     Inability to stand up straight

When to see a doctor

Most back pain step by step improves with home treatment and self-care. though the pain may take many weeks to disappear fully, you must notice some improvement within the primary seventy two hours of self-care. If not, see your doctor.

In rare cases, back pain will signal a serious medical problem. request immediate care if your back pain:
  •     Causes new bowel or bladder problems
  •     Is related to pain or throbbing (pulsation) within the abdomen, or fever
  •     Follows a fall, blow to your back or different injury

Contact a doctor if your back pain:
  •     Is constant or intense, especially at night or when you lie down
  •     Spreads down one or both legs, especially if the pain extends below the knee
  •     Causes weakness, numbness or tingling in one or both legs
  •     Is accompanied by unexplained weight loss
  •     Occurs with swelling or redness on your back

Also, see your doctor if you start having back pain for the primary time after age 50, or if you have a history of cancer, osteoporosis, steroid use, or drug or alcohol abuse.

For more details please visit here

Back Pain Specialist in New York Queens

Back pain is a common complaint. most of the people within the u.  s. will expertise low back pain at least of once during their lives. Back pain is one amongst the most common reasons people attend the doctor or miss work.

On the bright side, you'll be able to take measures to stop or lessen most back pain episodes. If prevention fails, simple home treatment and correct body mechanics can usually heal your back inside many weeks and keep it functional for the long-term. Surgery is rarely required to treat back pain.

Back Pain Specialist in Queens New York 11375