Dr. Jay M. Shah is an Interventional Pain Medicine and Rehabilitation Medicine (PM&R) Physician based out of Manhattan, NY. Considered a rising star and young Physician leader within the field of Pain Medicine, Dr. Shah believes in incorporating a truly patient-centered, multidisciplinary, and evidence-based approach to providing holistic functional rehabilitation and pain relief. Through novel, non-surgical, and minimally invasive procedures, Dr. Shah utilizes the latest technologies to help restore and maximize the function and overall wellness of patients with chronic musculoskeletal pain-related and degenerative conditions as well as sports-induced injuries.
Dr. Shah completed his residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation from Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine in NYC, where he had the honor of being selected as Chief Resident Physician. Dr. Shah then went on to complete further subspecialty training in Interventional Pain Medicine at the prestigious Weill-Cornell Tri-Institutional Pain Fellowship in Manhattan, where he had the opportunity to train at three of the nation’s top hospitals: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Hospital for Special Surgery, and New York Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Shah also has a special interest in medical journalism and has spent time working within the esteemed ABC News Medical Unit in NYC during the course of his training.
Dr. Shah has a longstanding track record of leadership and innovation within the field of Interventional Pain Medicine as well as Rehabilitation medicine, and has regularly presented his award winning research at national conferences throughout the country. He currently serves as Director-at-Large and Co-Chair of the North American Neuromodulation Society (NANS) Residents and Fellows Section, and is passionate about education and training within the field. Dr. Shah also serves on the Young Neuromodulators Committee and Public Education and Outreach committee of the International Neuromodulation Society (INS), one of the largest pain organizations in the world. He is also the Founder and President of the Young Physician’s Council of the Cancer Pain Research Consortium, a national organization focusing on novel methods of pain relief, functional rehabilitation, and wellness to those patients with cancer-associated pain, which he considers a true honor and special passion.