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Qualifications and Experience
Dr. Febin Melepura is board certified in Pain Management and Anesthesiology. He completed both his Interventional Pain Medicine fellowship and Anesthesiology residency at the prestigious Columbia University Medical Center-New York Presbyterian Hospital. Prior to his specialization in pain management, he received his Doctorate of Medicine (M.D.) at the nationally ranked Stony Brook School of Medicine and his Bachelors of Science in Biochemistry at Binghamton University, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude. Dr. Melepura specializes in a variety of pain ailments including spinal pain syndromes of the neck and back caused by arthritis, degeneration, disc disease, and trauma. He has extensive experience treating patients with neuropathic pain syndromes such as Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, Post Thoracotomy Syndrome, Post Herpetic Pain Syndrome, and peripheral entrapment neuropathies. Dr. Melepura offers a variety of treatment options to help eliminate pain intractable to previous therapy, including epidurals, nerve blocks, radio frequency ablation and the latest minimally invasive spine procedures. He prides himself on being on the forefront for future treatment protocols in both pharmaceuticals and medical devices. He has a strong appreciation for the benefits of the latest research and technology as well as age old alternative treatments, such as acupuncture. Dr. Melepura focuses on providing the highest quality, individualized, patient centered care. Our office is an out-of-network provider for most insurance plans - we would be happy to help check and explain your benefits.
Verified Patient Reviews
He spends time listening to you. He offered several procedures that worked well.
Dr. Melepura made me feel very comfortable even though my problem may have seemed silly. He had a great bedside manner and took his time with me.
He is a great doctor. Caring, warm and genuinely concerned. He doesn't rush you and listens. I've had injections in my knees that have helped immensely. Three epidurals in my back have staved off surgery. With RA it is never-ending but thankfully I am in good hands with Dr. Melepura. Great staff too.
Saw me right away and was super helpful answering all my questions. Very much appreciated
Dr.Melepura is extremely thorough and caring. I definitely recommend him! The office staff is extremely nice as well and as a whole I would say the most friendly office I've ever been to!
Dr. Melepura was extremely professional and courteous. It was great having a doctor so knowledgable. His manner put me at ease immediately. Really appreciated how well everything went.
The doctor was very helpful. He was very well trained and you could tell he know what he was talking about. I hate going to doctor but this visit went about as well as I could hope for.