Education

Medical School
Cairo University, Cairo Egypt (1996)
Internship
Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Case Medical Center (2000), Surgical Critical Care
Residency
Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Case Medical Center (2003), Anesthesiology
Fellowship
Cleveland Clinic Foundation (2004), Pain Management
Fellowship
Cleveland Clinic Foundation (2005), Neuroanesthesia

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Acute Pain Management
  • Anti-Inflammatory Cortisone Injection
  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain (Low Back Pain)
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Biofeedback for Chronic Pain
  • Body Pain
  • Buttocks Pain
  • Cancer Pain
  • Celiac Sympathetic Blocks
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injections
  • Cervical, Thoracic & Lumbar Pain
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Cluster Headaches
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Craniofacial Injections-Trigeminal Ganglion
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Endometriosis
  • Epidural Injection
  • Face Pain
  • Facet Block (Cervical, Thoracic, Lumbar)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Ganglion Impar Sympathetic Block
  • Headaches
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip & Knee Arthritis Pain
  • Inflamed Nerves
  • Intercostal Nerve Block
  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Intraarticular Facet Joint Injections
  • Joint Injection (Viscosupplementation)
  • Joint Pain
  • Joint Pain Management
  • Leg Pain
  • Ligament Injury
  • Lower & Upper Extremity Pain
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injections
  • Lumbar Pain
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Blocks
  • Migraine Headache (Temporomandibular & Neurosensory Disorders)
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Neuropathic Pain Syndrome
  • Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory
  • Osteoarthritis (Localized or Primary)
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pain Control
  • Pain Injections
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Penile Pain
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Physical Therapy
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Post-Surgical Pain
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia (PHN)
  • Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD)
  • Relaxation Techniques
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Shingles
  • Shoulder Arthritis & Pain
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Pain
  • Spasticity
  • Spinal Cord Stimulator Trials
  • Spine Pain
  • Stellate Sympathetic Blocks
  • Stress Management
  • Superior Hypogastric Sympathetic Block
  • Sympathetic Nerve Root Block
  • Tension Headache (Temporomandibular & Neurosensory Disorder)
  • Trigeminal Ganglion injection
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injections
  • Urological Disorders
  • Vaginal Pain
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures