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Emily N Fatakhov, MD

Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine
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    • Position
    • ASSISTANT CLINICAL PROFESSOR | Rehabilitation Medicine
    • Specialties
    • Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine
    • Sports Medicine (Rehabilitation)
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
    • Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West
    • Mount Sinai Queens
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Mount Sinai Brooklyn

Originally from New Jersey, Emily Fatakhov, MD graduated from Williams College in Massachusetts with Honors in Biology, obtained her MD from Sackler School of Medicine at Tel Aviv University in Israel, and completed her residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Northwell Health System in Long Island. She completed advanced training at the ACGME-accredited Sports Medicine fellowship at Mount Sinai Hospital, with specialized expertise in interventional spine as well as diagnostic and therapeutic ultrasound. Dr. Fatakhov is double-board certified in Sports Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

Having experienced sports injuries herself, Emily is a motivational and dedicated participant in the recovery and healing process. She creates individualized treatment programs for each patient, committed to helping them optimize function and return to an active, healthy lifestyle

Emily is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital. She has authored several articles and book chapters related to Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, baking, running and spending time with her family.


Physical Med & Rehabilitation -Sports Medicine
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Clinical Focus

  • Achilles Tendinopathy
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Arthritis
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Back Pain
  • Calcific Tendonitis Of The Shoulder
  • Carpal Tunnel Injection
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondromalacia Patella
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccydynia
  • Concussion
  • De Quervain's Tenosynovitis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Herniation
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Pain
  • Epidural Injection
  • Finger Extensor Tendon Injury
  • Finger Flexor Tendon Injury
  • Foot Pain
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Gluteal Strain
  • Hamstrings Strain
  • Hand Pain
  • Herniated Disk
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Hip Pain
  • Hyaluronate Injections
  • Iliotibial Band Friction Syndrome
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Injury
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Epicondylitis
  • Medial Epicondylitis
  • Muscle Injections
  • Muscle Strain
  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
  • Neck Pain
  • Patellar Tendinopathy
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Prolotherapy
  • Quadriceps Strain
  • Radiculopathy
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Pain
  • Sciatica
  • Shoulder Injury
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinopathy
  • Spinal Arthritis
  • Spondylosis
  • Tendinitis
  • Tendinopathy
  • Trigger Finger
  • Ultrasound Guided Musculoskeletal Injections
  • Ultrasound-Guided Joint Injections
  • Wrist Pain


MD, Sackler School of Medicine

Internship, Internal Medicine
Jacobi Medical Center-Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Residency, Rehabilitation Medicine
Northwell Health/Hofstra School of Medicine

Fellowship, Sports Medicine
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai