Dr. Syed Rahman, MD

Dr. Syed Rahman, MD

Specialities: all back and neck pain due to acute or chronic trauma, chronic arthritis and more.
Years in practice: 9 years.
Education: Medical School: Dhaka Medical College, University of Dhaka and more.
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About Dr. Syed Rahman, MD

Dr. Syed Rahman is a fellowship trained, practicing Physiatrist and Pain Management specialist. He has subspecialty training in Musculoskeletal and Interventional Pain Medicine. He focuses on conservative, non-invasive treatments for most conditions.

Dr. Rahman attended the University of London, receiving a postgraduate degree in Medicine after attending Dhaka Medical College at the University of Dhaka. He received his United States Medical License in 1998. He completed his Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Residency at the University of Stony Brook, where he was the Chief Resident from 2005 – 2006, with fellowship training in Musculoskeletal and Interventional Pain Medicine from Upstate Medical College.

Dr. Rahman is currently a partner and has been practicing at Westchester Sport and Spine since 2012. He is a member of the American Academy of Pain Management, American Association of Interventional Pain Physician, North American Spine Society (NASS) and the New York State Pain Society.

Conditions and Treatments

Dr. Syed Rahman treats the following conditions:

  • All back and neck pain due to acute or chronic trauma, disc bulging/herniations, chronic arthritis
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Headaches
  • Joint pain – shoulder, hip, knee, musculoskeletal pain
  • Motor vehicle accidents
  • Myofascial pain
  • Neuropathic pain, such as diabetic neuropathic pain
  • Nerve conduction study NCV-EMG
  • Pain related to muscular spasms (muscle spasms)
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Work-related injuries

Dr. Syed Rahman routinely performs the following treatments:

  • Fluoroscopic guided facet joint injections/ Medial branch blocks for back and neck pain for chronic back/Neck pain
  • Fluoroscopic guided/ Ultrasound-guided hip joint injections/ Sacroiliac joint injections
  • Nerve block for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Perform nerve conduction study for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Ultrasound-guided bursitis injections
  • Ultrasound-guided joint injections (Shoulder/Hips/Knee/Ankle/Elbow/Hand)
  • Trigger point injections
  • Tunnel syndrome, sciatica, pinched nerve (adiculopathy), neuropathy due to diabetes, vitamin deficiency, thyroid disorders

Education

Medical School
Dhaka Medical College, University of Dhaka
Post Graduate Diploma in Medicine, University of London, UK

Internship
Department of Internal Medicine – Brookdale University Hospital

Residency
Resident – Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, University of Stony Brook
Chief Resident – Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, University of Stony Brook

Fellowship
Musculoskeletal and Interventional Pain Medicine, St. Elizabeth Hospital – Faxton St. Lukes Hospital, Upstate Medical College, Upstate New York

Affiliations

White Plains Hospital Center

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Beech Street Multiplan PHCS
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PHCS
  • MVP Healthcare HMO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • POCO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • United Healthcare – Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare – Direct Options PPO
  • Work Compensation and No Fault Insurance