Yury Khelemsky, MD
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Anesthesiology, Perioperative & Pain Medicine
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 and 2016 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: Cryotherapy (cold therapy, Iovera), cryoablation, headache, facial pain, joint pain, joint injection, arthritis, herniated disc, sciatica, back pain, neck pain, radiofrequency ablation, ultrasound injection, platelet rich plasma (PRP)
American Board of Anesthesiology
- Back Pain
- Cancer Pain Syndromes
- Chronic Neck Pain
- Frozen Shoulder
- Golf Elbow
- Herniated Disk
- Lateral Epicondylitis
- Low Back Pain
- Medial Epicondylitis
- Neck Pain
- Neck Sprain
- Occipital Neuralgia
- Orofacial Pain
- 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
- 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
New York SuperDoctors
Outstanding Faculty Educator
Khelemsky Y, Kothari R, Campbell N, Farnad S. Incidence and Demographics of Post-Operative Naloxone Administration: A 13-Year Experience at a Major Tertiary Teaching Institution. Pain physician; 18(5).
Khelemsky Y, Schauer J, Loo N. Effect of buprenorphine on total intravenous anesthetic requirements during spine surgery. Pain physician; 18(2).
Gritsenko K, Khelemsky Y, Kaye AD, Vadivelu N, Urman RD. Multimodal therapy in perioperative analgesia. Best practice & research. Clinical anaesthesiology 2014 Mar; 28(1).
Khelemsky Y, Noto CJ. Preventing post-thoracotomy pain syndrome. The Mount Sinai journal of medicine, New York 2012; 79(1).
Mazzeffi M, Khelemsky Y. Poststernotomy Pain: A Clinical Review. Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia 2011 Sep;.
Gulati A, Khelemsky Y, Loh J, Puttanniah V, Malhotra V, Cubert K. The use of lumbar sympathetic blockade at L4 for management of malignancy-related bladder spasms. Pain physician; 14(3).
Rosenblatt M. Ultrasound Guided Supraclavicular Block in a Patient Anticoagulated with Argatroban. Pain Practice 2008; 8(2): 152.
DeMaria S, Bryson EO, Bodian C, Khelemsky Y, Sim AJ, Schwartz AD, Katz D, Levine AI. The influence of simulation-based physiology labs taught by anesthesiologists on the attitudes of first-year medical students towards anesthesiology. Middle East journal of anesthesiology 2011 Oct; 21(3).