Jignyasa-Desai-DO-smallDr. Jignyasa Desai has devoted her life to health care and the improvement of pain conditions.

Dr. Jignyasa Desai is medically trained as an Osteopathic physician. She is highly trained in advanced interventional pain management procedures with ACGME accredited fellowship training under Dr. Frank Falco, (President of American Society of Interventional Pain) at Temple University.

Dr. Desai is dually board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation as well as Pain Medicine. Her ideology has been influenced by integrative medicine philosophies. She approaches the patient with a holistic approach including counseling on diet, nutrition, exercise and specific injury related issues. She performs the traditional steroid injection therapies for pain control as well as alternatives such as biopuncture, prolotherapy and platelet rich plasma therapy. She is also a widely published physician.

Specialty & Clinical Interests

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Pain Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Stony Brook University Hospital
Residency, Stony Brook University Hospital, 2007 – 2010

Temple University
Fellowship, Interventional Pain Medicine, July 2010 – July 2011

Lake Erie College of Ostheopathic Medicine
Doctor of Osteopathy, 2002 – 2006

Board Status

American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

The American Board of Anesthesiology
Certified in Pain Medicine