Syed Asim Husain D.O.

SYED ASIM HUSAIN, D.O.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Pro Spine and Pain Medicine

October 2015- present


Crystal Run Health Care: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Interventional Pain Management

September 2011- October 2015

FELLOWSHIP/MEDICAL RESIDENCY/INTERNSHIP

Temple University Medical Center: ACGME Accredited Fellowship- Interventional Pain Management

July 2010- July 2011

NYU Medical Center: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency

July 2007 – June 2010

University of Medicine and Dentistry New Jersey: Rotating Internship

July 2006 – June 2007


EDUCATION

  • New York College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Northern Blvd Old Westbury, NY 11568
  • Doctor of Osteopathy 6/08
    May 2002 – June 2006
  • New York Institute of Technology- 7 yr combined BS /DO program
  • Northern Blvd Old Westbury, NY 11568
  • Bachelor of Science 12/01
  • Major: Life Sciences- Biology
    Sept. 1998 – Dec 2001

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

Temple University Medical Center / Mid-Atlantic Spine and Pain

2010- 2011
Wrote four chapters for pain board review book on fMRI, MRI, MR Spectroscopy, Fluoroscopy, Radiology, Punch Skin Biopsy

NYU Medical Center – Hospital for Joint Diseases

2008 – 2010
Participated in several research projects including Lidoderm Patch efficacy in patient’s status post unilateral knee replacements, and efficacy of inpatient pain rehabilitation program. Presented poster at American Pain Society Conference

New York College of Osteopathic Medicine- Anatomy Department

September 2001 – December 2001
Constructed models of the cranial skull of hominid ancestors by tracing CT scans, and utilizing various architectural programs to see optimal jaw motion during chewing.

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey – Department of Biochemistry

May 2001 – August 2001
Responsibilities: Managed various projects that involved cloning procedures utilizing the PCR machine, electrophoreses, transfections, transformations.

New York College of Osteopathic Medicine- Neuroscience Department

January 2001 – May 2001
Responsibilities: Recorded neuron firing potential in the skeletal muscles of rats, and graphed the action potentials generated by the muscle fibers in order to determine maximal preload stretch for maximal contraction.


RESEARCH AWARDS

  • 2010 American Pain Society – Selected for Essentials of Pain Management Principals and Practice Program 29th APS Annual Scientific Meeting, May 6th – 8th , 2010, Baltimore, MD
  • 2009 American Pain Society – Young Investigator Scholarship Recipient 28th APS Annual Scientific Meeting, May 7th -9th, 2009, San Diego, CA

RESEARCH PRESENTATIONS

  • 2009 Poster Presentation: A Randomized , Double-Blind Controlled Study Looking at Lidoderm Patch Efficacy in Reducing Pain and Improving Function in Patients with Unilateral Knee Replacements

    Husain D.O., D. Feldman M.D., K. Vitale M.D., A. Jimenez M.D., P. Gusmorino M.D.NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine

    Poster and abstract presented at the American Pain Society 28th Annual Scientific Meeting May 7th-9th, San Diego, CA

  • 2009 Poster Presentation: Inpatient Admission for Pain Rehabilitation: 6-month and 1-year follow-up

    Husain D.O., D. Feldman M.D., K. Vitale M.D., A. Jimenez M.D., P. Gusmorino M.D.NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine

    Poster and abstract presented at the American Pain Society 28th Annual Scientific Meeting May 7th-9th, San Diego, CA

  • 2009 Poster Presentation: Brain Abscess Causing Left Sided Weakness, Verbosity, Agraphia, and Acalculia- Gerstmann’s Syndrome: A Case Report.

    Husain D.O.,Ahn, Jung M.D.

  • NYU Medical Center RUSK Institute of Rehabilitation

    Poster and abstract presented at Association of Academic Physiatrists 2009 Annual Meeting February 24th -28th, Colorado Springs, CO

  • 2009 Poster Presentation: Radial Neuropathy: Not Always the “Saturday Night” Libation or Humerus Variation. A Case Report.

    Jimenez M.D., K. Vitale M.D., D. Feldman M.D., S.Husain D.O.

    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine

    Poster and abstract presented at American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 69th Annual Assembly November 20th – 23rd , San Diego, CA


COURSES AND WORKSHOPS

12/2010 North American Neuromodulation Society Fellows Workshop Las Vegas, NV

11/2010 Medtronic Neuromodulation course Memphis, TN

10/2010 Boston Scientific- Neuromodulation course. Arlington, VA

10/2010 St. Jude Medical Foundation- Neuromodulation Academy. Baylor Medical Center Dallas, TX

5/2009 APS- American Pain Society Annual Scientific Meeting. San Diego, CA

2/2009 AAP National Convention. Colorado Springs, Colorado

12/2008 American Academy of Pain Medicine Program for Emerging Advances in Cancer Pain Management. New York, NY

12/2008 7th Annual Symposium on Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management- NYSORA

11/2008 AAPM&R annual assembly. San Diego, CA

11/2008 Perspectives on Pain Seminar. Miami, FL

10/2008 Peripheral Joint and Spinal Injection Course 2008. NYU Medical Center Hospital of Joint Diseases

5/2008 Sports Medicine Imaging 2008. NYU Medical Center

2-5/2008 Rusk Musculoskeletal Cadaver Dissection Course. NYU Medical Center


LEADERSHIP ROLES/VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

NYU Medical Center RUSK Institute of Rehabilitation

Chief- Bellevue Hospital 11/1-12/31/09, Manhattan Veterans Hospital 5/1-6/30/2010

NYU Medical Center RUSK Institute of Rehabilitation

Leadership Track

New York City Marathon

Volunteer


PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R)
  • American Pain Society (APS)
  • North American Spine Society (NASS)
  • Association of Academic Physiatrist (AAP)
  • Physiatric Association of Spine, Sports, and Occupational Rehabilitation (PASSOR)
  • New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (NYSPMR)
  • American Osteopathic College of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AOCPMR)
  • American Osteopathic Association (AOA)

LANGUAGES

Fluent in English, Urdu and Hindi


Board Certifications

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 7/1/12- 12/31/2022
Pain Medicine 9/7/13- 12/31/2023

X

Tell a Friend

+ 39 = 40