Nidia R. Carrero, MD


   

928 Broadway,
Suite 401
New York, NY 10010


   
   
 Featured Services
Pain Management
Koren Specific Technique
Weight Management
Age Management
Anti Aging Telomeres
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Pain Management

We specialize in the treatment of pain through the use of pharmacotherapy, interventional pain injections and alternative medicine. We know the goal of acute and chronic pain management is to minimize the pain our patients feel and if possible eliminate it. Many times chronic pain conditions develop over many years and are difficult to manage without the use of prescription medication and injections. Our doctors can assist you in management of chronic pain for a variety of conditions including but not limited to:

  • Failed surgery
  • Back, neck & musculoskeletal conditions
  • Sciatica
  • Cervical or lumbar disc herniation
  • Spinal nerve pain
  • Headaches
  • Neuropathy
  • Acute herpes or shingles
  • Post-traumatic pain
  • Post-amputation pain Vascular insufficiency
  • Cancer pain
  • Fibromyalgia Syndrome
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndromes (CRPS)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD)

We realize each patientís pain is unique. We will work with you to develop an individualized pain management plan and set personal goals based on your medical history and records. We will provide continued care within a friendly and comfortable environment.

Epidural Steroid Injections Series

Fluoroscopic-guided injection of steroids into the epidural space acts to decrease inflammation and reduce nerve irritation. This will allow you to quickly start a rehabilitation program and a quick recovery. Patients can expect beneficial effects beginning as quickly as 24 to 48 hours.

Trigger Point Injection Therapy

Muscles spasm result when an abnormal accumulation of calcium develops within the muscle fibers causing pain and recruits other muscle group to develop spasm as well. By injecting a small amount of an anesthetic, the muscle is unblocked, relieving pain, relaxing the area of spasm eventually healing the muscle.

Deep Tissue Massage with Stretching under Anesthesia (MUA)

While under a twilight sleep, and inhibited resistance from the patient using general sedation, a team of qualified and trained chiropractic physicians use a highly specialized medical massage and stretching techniques to break fibrosis and areas of spasm and trigger points in muscles.

Fluoroscopy Guided Radio Frequency Techniques & Nerve Blocks

Pain can result from injury to our nerves, muscles, joints and or bones. The more systems are affected, the more complicated treatment becomes. Complex injuries and complex pain conditions need to be worked on simultaneously with combination of therapies and procedures with a reputation of successful outcome. These therapies and procedures must provide relief of pain, resumption of physical activity, strengthening of injured areas and return to normal daily life.

Intra-Articular Injections

Intra-Articular injections for the treatment of acute and chronic arthritic, degenerative and traumatic conditions of major and minor joints. New treatmnets showing execellent outcomes of healing, regeneration and reversal of some arthritic condition is PRP. Plasma Rich Platelet injection, using the patients OWN stem cells and reparative plasma cells.