Bruce Levin, M.D.
Dr. Levin, a 1984 graduate of Albert Einstein College of Medicine, is a Board Certified Anesthesiologist with subspecialized fellowship training at the University of Miami and NYU Schools Of Medicine. He is Subspecialty Board Certified in Pain Management. He has extensive clinical experience and focuses his practice on the interventional treatment of complex pain syndromes and related disorders. He offers the most advanced interventional and related therapies to treat a wide variety of disorders. Many of his patients have come to him following years of suffering from a wide variety of pain syndromes which had previously been refractory to treatment.
Clinical interests include: Spinal Degenerative Diseases, Headaches, Complex Pain Syndromes following spinal surgery of the back or neck, bulging discs, herniated discs, Facet joint disease, Neuralgias, Complex Regional Pain Syndromes, ie; RSD or CRPS, and numbness or weakness due to pathologies of the spine or nerves.
As a skilled and experienced Pain Medicine Interventionalist, Dr. Levin evaluates each patient very thoroughly and carefully to help determine appropriate treatment options in order to provide the most effective individualized care. These treatment options may include: Lumbar, Thoracic and Cervical Epidural Steroid Injections utilizing targeted transforaminal techniques, Lumbar and Cervical Sympathetic Blocks, Sphenopalatine, Facial and Head and Neck Procedures, Discography, Percutaneuos Discectomy or Disc Decompression procedures, precision joint and nerve injections, Radiofrequency Neuroablative procedures, Peripheral or Spinal Cord Stimulator trials and implants, Foraminoplasties and several patented and patent pending advanced interventional procedures.
He has developed and refined exciting new methods of Migraine treatment and has a method, Mygaine, which can essentially cure Migraines in a type of Migraine found in 20-40% of patients who suffer from Migraine Headaches. This same modality is successful in 80% of patients with Cluster Headaches. He also has developed an interesting modality useful in treating certain types of Chronic Daily Headache.