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Yury Khelemsky, MD Email Yury Khelemsky

Pain Management
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    • Positions
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Anesthesiology, Perioperative & Pain Medicine
    • Specialty
    • Pain Management
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • Mount Sinai Queens
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Phone
    • Faculty Practice Associates 212-241-6372

Dr. Khelemsky is the Program Director of The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Pain Medicine Fellowship and serves on the Board of Directors of the New York Society of Interventional Pain Physicians. He is also the Chair of the Pain Medicine Committee of the New York State Society of Anesthesiologists. His clinical practice focuses on the interventional treatment of headache and neck pain. 

Dr. Khelemsky was named as a Top Doctor in Pain Medicine in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 by Castle Connolly.

Dr. Khelemsky has also been named by New York SuperDoctors (New York Times Magazine) as one of the top doctors in New York for 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018. The number of doctors receiving this honor is limited to approximately 5% of the region's active physicians.

Keywords:  interventional headache medicine, neck pain, herniated disc, sciatica, back pain, joint pain


American Board of Anesthesiology

Clinical Focus

Research Topics

Anesthesia, Headache, Neuromodulation, Pain, Regeneration, Spine


MD, Jefferson Medical College

Fellowship, Hospital for Special Surgery

Fellowship, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Fellowship, Weill Cornell Medical Center/NY Presby Hosp

Internship, St. Luke's Roosevelt Medical Center

MD, Jefferson Medical College

Residency, The Mount Sinai Medical Center

Internship, Internal Medicine
St. Lukes Roosevelt Hospital

Residency, Anesthesiology
Mount Sinai Hospital

Fellowship, Pain Management
New York Presbyterian Hosp-Cornell