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Yury Khelemsky, MD
Pain Management
    • Position
    • ASSISTANT 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.

Dr. Khelemsky was named as a Top Doctor in Pain Medicine in 2015 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. The number of doctors receiving this honor is limited to approximately 5% of the region's active physicians. 


Cryotherapy (cold therapy, Iovera), cryoablation, headache, facial pain, joint pain, joint injection, arthritis, herniated disc, sciatica, back pain, neck pain, radiofrequency, ultrasound


American Board of Anesthesiology

Clinical Focus

  • Cancer Pain Syndromes
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Golf Elbow
  • Herniated Disc
  • Lateral Epicondylitis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Epicondylitis
  • Neck Sprain
  • Occipital Neuralgia
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Post-Laminectomy Pain Syndrome
  • Post-Thoracotomy Pain Syndrome
  • Pulsed Radiofrequency Ablation Procedures For Control Of Pain
  • Radiofrequency Ablation Procedures For Control Of Pain
  • Sacroiliac Joint Pain
  • Sciatica
  • Shingles
  • Spinal And Epidural Anesthesia
  • Spinal Corticosteroid Injection
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Sports Medicine
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Ultrasound Guided Pain Injections


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