Dr. Anam Azeem, MD
Note that you will be receiving a call inquiring about your medical history. If you do not have any diagnostics done prior to coming to your appointment with Dr Azeem, you will see Dr Azeem’ Staff Physician for initial evaluation. If needed, you will be scheduled to see Dr Azeem directly. Dr. Anam Azeem is a compassionate and highly trained board-certified physiatrist and pain management physician. Her chief clinical interests are evaluation and treatment of musculoskeletal pain disorders, with a special emphasis on those arising in the spine and multimodal pain management. Dr. Azeem also performs, in-office, interventional pain procedures, including ultrasound-guided injections, epidural steroid injections, facet joint injections, radiofrequency ablations. Your upcoming encounter at 14 Street Medical Arts will consist of two visits: -Initial Evaluation is usually done by Dr Azeem’ Board Certified Staff Physicians. During this visit, we will conduct certain diagnostic tests, as necessary, such as EEG, Ultrasounds, NCS, EMG, etc., to create underlying diagnostics and data for proper treatment plan. Dr Azeem’ state of the art office technology allows patients to do most of diagnostics on-site during their first visit; all diagnostic results are normally ready within a week. -Pain Management Consultation is performed by Dr Azeem. Her approach to the patient suffering pain begins with a careful neuromusculoskeletal evaluation. She also takes psychosocial history, as chronic stress, poor sleep are known to contribute to chronic pain. Once the patient has been diagnosed, Dr. Azeem offers comprehensive, evidence-based pain management care including prescribing physical therapy, and/or medication, as well as interventional pain procedures.
American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
- Medical School - American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine
- Cleveland Clinic, Fellowship in Spine Medicine
- Albany Medical Center, Residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation