Yury Khelemsky

Yury Khelemsky, MD

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Anesthesiology, Perioperative & Pain Medicine


Pain Management

Research Topics:

Anesthesia, Headache, Neuromodulation, Pain, Regeneration, Spine

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, 2016, and 2017 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, and 2017. The number of doctors receiving this honor is limited to approximately 5% of the region's active physicians.

Keywords:  interventional headache medicine, joint pain, arthritis, herniated disc, sciatica, back pain, neck pain, radiofrequency ablation, ultrasound injection


American Board of Anesthesiology

Clinical Focus

  • 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
  • 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

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