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Pain Management and Neurology Expansion

February 20, 2012

Aruna Sahoo, MD will lead our Pain Management division.  Dr. Sahoo is a Fellowship Trained and Board-Certified Pain Management Specialist

Aruna Sahoo received her Bachelor of Arts in Biology/Medical Degree in a combined six year program at University of Missouri-Kansas City. She completed her medical internship at Summa Health Systems in Ohio and subsequently moved to New York for training in the specialty of Anesthesiology at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Sahoo continued her medical education in the field of Interventional Pain Management at the Tri-Institutional Fellowship:

–NY Presbyterian Hospital/University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell

–Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

–Hospital for Special Surgery

Dr. Sahoo is certified by the American Board of Pain Medicine and the American Board of Anesthesiology. Dr. Sahoo is trained in treating all types of pain symptoms but is particularly interested in: cancer pain/pain associated with radiation and chemotherapy, chronic regional pain syndromes, neuropathic pain, headache and facial pain, degenerative disc disorders, and neck, back and abdominal pain.

Dr. Sahoo is enthusiastic about the opportunity to provide exceptional care to patients and to give back to the community. Dr. Sahoo’s mission is to provide compassionate, comprehensive, and innovative care to her patients in order for them to achieve a more enjoyable, and productive life.

Niangui Wang, MD, PhD will facilitate care for our Neurology practice.  Dr. Wang is a Board-Certified Neurologist and a Diplomate of the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Dr. Wang completed his Medical Internship at Nassau University Medical Center on Long Island, NY.  He continued his education with a Neurological Residency at SUNY Upstate University  Hospital in Syracuse, NY and     Fellowship training at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, NY.

Dr. Wang offers diagnosis and treatment for a broad range neurological conditions such as   headache and facial pain, EMGs, strokes, seizures (epilepsy), diabetic neuropathy and various other neuropathies, headaches, dementias (including Alzheimer’s disease), Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Parkinson’s disease, and chronic pain.
 
Both practices are currently accepting new patients with appointments available in 48 hours or less.
      

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