Pain Management

Our Experts

The Pain Management Center is staffed by health care professionals who are specially trained in the treatment of pain. 

Neil Patel, MD, is the Medical Director of the Pain Management Center. He has board certification from the American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, with a subspecialty in Pain Management. Additionally, Dr. Patel is an instructor in the Department of Anesthesiology & Critical Care Medicine and Pain Service at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.

Susan Pedersen, ACNP-BC, is a Nurse Practitioner in The Pain Management Center. She has certifications from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in Nursing Administration and as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner.