Dr. Dizdarevic, an assistant professor of anesthesiology and pain management at CUMC, practices all aspects of Acute and Chronic Pain Medicine.
Fellowship trained at Harvard Medical School, he has a special interest in complex regional pain syndrome, chronic post-surgical pain, cervicogenic headache, neck and low back pain with associated radiculopathies, cancer pain, trigeminal, intercostal, ilioinguinal and other neuralgia pain. He performs procedures including epidural steroid injections, sympathetic blocks, radio-frequency lesioning, discography, Botox, ultrasound guided nerve and joint injections, spinal cord stimulation and intrathecal therapies.
Dr. Dizdarevic has presented at numerous regional, national and international pain and anesthesia conferences and meetings. He is actively involved in teaching medical students, residents and fellows at CUMC.
Aetna [HMO, Medicare, NY Signature, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]
Affinity [Essential (Exchange), Medicaid, Medicare]
CIGNA [Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, Child Health Plus, EPO, HMO, Medicare (Mediblue), Pathway (Exchange), POS, PPO]
Fidelis Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]
Health First [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]
Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [ConnectiCare, EPO, HMO, Medicaid, Medicare, PPO, Select Care (Exchange), Vytra]
Health Plus - Amerigroup [Medicaid]
Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare]
UnitedHealthcare [Compass (Exchange), HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare, POS, PPO]
VNSNY CHOICE [Select Health]
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Internship: Lenox Hill Hospital
Residency: Brigham & Women's Hospital
Fellowship: Brigham & Women's Hospital