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.
Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.
Aetna [EPO, HMO, Medicare, NY Signature, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]
Affinity [Access (Exchange), Essential Plan, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]
Cigna [EPO, Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]
Emblem/HIP [ConnectiCare, EPO, Essential Plan, HMO, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care, POS, PPO, Select Care (Exchange), Vytra]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, EPO, HMO, Medicare (Mediblue), NYP Employee Plan, Pathway (Exchange), POS, PPO]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus [Child/Family Health Plus, Essential Plan, Medicaid Managed Care]
Fidelis Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]
Healthfirst [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]
Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Managed Care]
UnitedHealthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, Compass (Exchange), EPO, HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare Managed Care, POS, PPO]
VNSNY CHOICE [SelectHealth]
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Internship: Lenox Hill Hospital
Residency: Brigham & Women's Hospital
Fellowship: Brigham & Women's Hospital