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Joseph Patrick Solberg, DO

Interventional Spine Care
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (Board Certified, Primary Specialty)
Pain Medicine (Board Certified)
Office Phone: (212) 305-3535

Biography

Dr. Joseph Solberg is an assistant professor in the Department of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine at Columbia University specializing in interventional spine and musculoskeletal medicine. 

Prior to joining the faculty at Columbia University he was on faculty at the University of California Davis with responsibilities that included resident and fellow education in both interventional spine and pain medicine. He has lectured internationally for the North American Spine Society as well as proctored procedural labs to teach physicians minimally invasive spine techniques.

Dr. Solberg is double board certified in the fields of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine. He completed his undergraduate degree in biology at the University of Iowa and received his medical degree at Western University of Health Sciences. He completed his residency training at the University of California Davis in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, serving as chief resident in his final year. He then pursued fellowship training in Pain Medicine at the University of California Los Angeles and West Los Angeles VA.

Dr. Solberg believes in patient centered, individualized care, with the ultimate goal being improved function and quality of life. He performs minimally invasive procedures for the spine and joints using ultrasound and fluoroscopy guidance. 

Area of Expertise

Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.

Aetna [EPO, HMO, Medicare Managed Care, NY Signature, NYP Employee Plan, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]

Affinity [Essential Plan, Medicaid Managed Care]

Amida Care [Special Needs Plan]

Cigna [EPO, Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]

Emblem/GHI [Medicare Managed Care, 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 Access (Exchange), EPO, Gatekeeper (Exchange), HMO, Medicare Managed Care, 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, Leaf (Exchange), Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]

Local 1199 [Local 1199]

MagnaCare [MagnaCare]

Multiplan [Multiplan]

MVP Health Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Essential Plan, HMO, Medicaid Managed Care]

Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Managed Care]

UnitedHealthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, Compass (Exchange), HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare Managed Care, POS, PPO]

VNSNY CHOICE [Medicare Managed Care, SelectHealth, Special Needs Plan]

WellCare [Medicaid Managed Care, Medicare Managed Care]

Education

Western University Health Sciences

Residency: Wayne State Medical Center

Residency: University of California Davis Medical Center

Fellowship: UCLA/West Los Angeles VA Medical Center

NewYork-Presbyterian/The Allen Hospital

5141 Broadway
New York, NY 10034

Phone: (212) 305-3535

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CUMC/Harkness Pavilion

180 Fort Washington Avenue
Suite 199
New York, NY 10032

Phone: (212) 305-3535

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ColumbiaDoctors Midtown

51 West 51st Street
Suite 375
New York, NY 10019

Phone: (212) 305-3535

Fax: (212) 342-1470

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Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine at CUMC

Transit Advisory Notice

Starting Jan. 5, 2019, 1 trains will bypass the 168th Street subway station at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center until early 2020.