Adeepa Singh, MD, FAAPMR

Adeepa Singh, MD, FAAPMR

Get to know Dr. Adeepa Singh

Dr. Singh is skilled with the intricacies of pain management and double board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine. She specializes in painful syndromes of the musculoskeletal system including the neck, back and peripheral joints.

Chronic pain can limit a person’s ability to perform normal daily functions that others may take for granted. This can result in limitation and fear of daily activities that may cause pain. As a pain management specialist and physiatrist Dr. Singh aims to restore function by alleviating pain that limits her patients from their daily activities. She incorporates a multifaceted approach to treatment which includes modalities, physical therapy, minimally invasive procedures and medications. Dr. Singh has a particular interest in neuromodulation for treatment of chronic neuropathic pain.

Dr. Singh completed her medical education at the State University of New York, Upstate Medical University, followed by Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency at Robert Wood Johnson-JFK Medical Center. She subsequently completed subspeciality fellowship training in Interventional Pain at Montefiore Medical Center. As a physiatrist, she strives to make each patient’s visit a pleasant and pain-free experience.

Dr. Singh has been setting the highest standards of excellence when it comes to her treatment methodology. She is proactive, supportive, and believes in delivering timely and appropriate care to each patient.

Education

  • B.A. Hunter College (Biochemistry), New York, New York
  • M.D. SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York

Post-Graduate Training & Fellowships

  • Internship, Internal Medicine, New York Medical College- Westchester Medical Center, Valhalla, New York
  • Resident Physician, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute, Edison, New Jersey
  • Chief Resident, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute, Edison, New Jersey
  • Interventional Pain Medicine Chief Fellow, Albert Einstein School of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York

Licensure

  • New York State

Professional Appointments

  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Voluntary Faculty, Albert Einstein College of Medicine (2021-Present)
  • Director of Pain Management, Burke Rehabilitation Hospital, White Plains, NY (2020- Present)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Multidisciplinary Pain Medicine Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, Burke Rehabilitation Hospital, White Plains, NY, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY (2018- 2021)

Board Certifications

    • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
    • American Board of Pain Medicine
    • Diplomat of the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
    • Board Certified in Pain Medicine (subspecialty)

Awards & Honors

  • Institute of Science Scholarship, Hunter College, New York, NY (2004-2008)
  • Dean’s List, Hunter College, New York, NY (2003- 2008)
  • Gold Humanism Honor Society, Arnold P. Gold Foundation, SUNY Upstate Medical University Chapter, Syracuse, NY (2011-2013)
  • Rising Stars 40 under 40 of Westchester, Business Council of Westchester, White Plains, NY (2020)

Poster Presentations

  • April 16, 2013 – Singh AD, Lehmann DF. Toxic Optic Neuropathy after Paclitaxel treatment for breast cancer. Student Research Day, SUNY Upstate Medical University.
  • February 18, 2016 – Singh AD, Wright S, Jafri I, Cuccurullo S. The Effect of BNP testing on Cardiac Rehabilitation Outcomes after Cardiothoracic Surgery. Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting
  • February 19, 2016 – Singh AD, Van Dien C, Jafri I, Cuccurullo S. Severe Cauda Equina Compression due to a Delayed Postoperative Spinal Epidural Hematoma Associated with Aspirin. Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting.
  • February 10, 2017 – Singh AD, Delavaux L, Brown D, Cuccurullo S. Electrodiagnostic monitoring of traumatic posterior cord brachial plexopathy with reinnervation and recovery. Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting.
  • May 17, 2019 – Nworu T, Mohammed H, Singh AD. An Unusual Presentation of Ischemic Monomelic Neuropathy Managed with Spinal Cord Stimulator: A Case Report. New York State Pain Society Annual Meeting.
  • January 24, 2020 – Nagar V, Senthelal S, Singh AD. Sacral Neuromodulation Pulse Generator Migration Leading to Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome. North American Neuromodulation Society.
  • February 11, 2021 – Zar S, Chang L, Singh AD. Latissimus Dorsi Hematoma Linked to Exercise and Anticoagulation. Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting.

Publications

  • Singh AD, Pope J. (2019) “Spinal Cord Stimulation.” Academic Pain Medicine: A Practical Guide to Rotations, Fellowship and Beyond; Khelemsky Y et al. New York
  • Gitkind A, Singh AD. (2019) “Work Rehabilitation.” Academic Pain Medicine: A Practical Guide to Rotations, Fellowship and Beyond; Khelemsky Y et al. New York
  • Greenwald BD, Kapoor N, Singh AD. Visual impairments in the first year after traumatic brain injury. Brain Injury. 2012 Aug; 26(11): 1338-59. PMID: 22897509.

Oral Presentations

  • June 23, 2015 – Stem Cell Therapy for Osteoarthritis, Grand Rounds. JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute; Edison, NJ.
  • March 15, 2016 – Phantom Limb Pain, Grand Rounds. JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute; Edison, NJ.
  • May 10, 2016 – Common Knee Injuries in Sports Medicine, Grand Rounds. JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute; Edison, NJ.
  • July 19, 2016 – Immune Mediated Brachial Plexopathy, Grand Rounds. JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute; Edison, NJ.
  • December 9, 2016 – Burning Mouth Syndrome, Pain Medicine Grand Rounds. JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute; Edison, NJ.
  • October 13, 2017 – A Practical Guide to Uncommonly Performed Ultrasound-Guided Peripheral Nerve Blocks for Chronic Pain, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Denver, Colorado.
  • November 28, 2017 – Compression Fractures of the Spine, Multidisciplinary Spine Conference. Albert Einstein Medical School, Montefiore Medical Center; Bronx, NY.
  • May 1, 2018 – Spinal Cord Stimulation: an overview of trial to implantation, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds. Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein School of Medicine, Bronx, NY.
  • February 5, 2019 – Musculoskeletal Ultrasound of the Upper limb. Albert Einstein School of Medicine; Bronx, NY
  • April 27, 2019 – Degenerative Disorders of the Cervical Spine. Annual Spine Symposium. Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein School of Medicine, Bronx, NY
  • September 11, 2019 – Spinal Cord Stimulation: Indications and Mechanism, Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses. White Plains, NY.
  • February 18, 2020 – Musculoskeletal Ultrasound of the Wrist with Demonstrations. Albert Einstein School of Medicine; Bronx, NY
  • February 26, 2020 – Spinal Cord Stimulation: Overview of Mechanisms of action and Patient Selection, Grand Rounds. Burke Rehabilitation Hospital. White Plains, NY.
  • February 10, 2021 – Musculoskeletal Ultrasound of the Shoulder with virtual Demonstrations, Albert Einstein School of Medicine; Bronx, NY.
  • March 10, 2021 – Evaluation of Back pain for the Primary Care Provider, Albert Einstein School of Medicine; Bronx, NY.

Professional Organizations

    • American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
    • American Academy of Pain Management
    • Spine Intervention Society, Eastern Pain Association
    • New York Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
    • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
    • Association of Academic Physiatrists
    • New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
    • North American Neuromodulation Society
    • Indo-Caribbean Alliance
    • New York State Pain Society

Interest/Hobbies

  • Traveling
  • Canvas Painting
  • Cooking
  • Classical Indian Dance

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