Injury Doctors | Pain Management Specialists

What makes Pain Management NYC stand out from the crowd the most is their dedicated staff and compassionate doctors. Dr. Leon Reyfman and Dr. Boleslav Kosharskyy share a passion for resolving pain issues through non-invasive procedures. And they’ve dedicated themselves to regenerative medicine to heal your medical conditions and injuries. Get the best care and leave your pain behind. Call the best pain clinic in NYC today! Emergency appointments are available.

Pain Management NYC boasts that it’s one of the most advanced pain management centers in New York, but even with the latest equipment, the highest quality medical supplies, and a relaxing environment, it wouldn’t be noteworthy without its medical and support staff. The people you see every time you step through the doors make Pain Management NYC what it is: the best pain control clinic in New York.

Leon Reyfman, MD,and Boleslav Kosharskyy, MD, represent the talent behind this pain management practice. They’re both nationally recognized interventional pain management specialists. And they’ve put together a multidisciplinary team dedicated to taking care of you and resolving your pain issues.

Interventional Pain Management

These interventional pain management doctors provide minimally invasive procedures to stop your pain so you can get on with your life. But they also practice regenerative medicine to begin your healing process once you’re out of pain. Interventional pain treatment also controls any post-operative pain you have from a previous surgery. The clinic uses the latest techniques to interrupt your pain through procedures such as:

Interventional pain management delivers the latest in pain treatment options for headaches (including migraines), back pain, neck pain, shoulder pain, elbow pain, wrist pain, hand pain, hip pain, pelvic pain, knee pain and ankle pain. Often, your pain is but a symptom of your condition, and you need the best pain management doctors in NY to discover the cause and remedy it.

Top Pain Specialists in New York

All the doctors at Pain Management NYC are board certified in their specialty. Ivy League educated and trained, Drs. Reyfman and Kosharskyy are both honored to be named Castle Connelly Top Doctors, a national recognition of ability. Castle Connolly is an unaffiliated third party that vets doctors nominated by their peers. Learn more about these two doctors:

Leon Reyfman, MD

Pain Management Doctor NYC Manhattan | Dr ReyfmanDr. Reyfman has a long history of excellence. Board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology in Anesthesiology and Pain Management, he currently serves as the Director of Interventional Pain Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital and the SUNY Downstate Medical Center. He specializes in non-invasive interventional pain management treatments and injury recovery.

Pain management doctor in NYC Dr. Reyfman is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology at SUNY Downstate Medical School. Plus, he’s been recognized as a Fellow of Interventional Pain Practice. Thousands of New Yorkers trust him for his skill and compassion. You can too.

Boleslav Kosharskyy, MD

Pain Management Doctor NYC Manhattan | Dr KosharskyyDr. Kosharskyy is one of the top pain management doctors in New York. He’s board certified in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine and Palliative Care. He is an Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Rehabilitation Medicine at Albert Einstein Medical College. He’s also the Associate Medical Director of Pain Medicine and Director of Anesthesia for the Joint Replacement Center at Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein Medical College.

As a leading NYC Pain management doctor Kosharskyy specializes in interventional, minimally invasive treatments and relishes working within the multidisciplinary approach employed at Pain Management NYC. Since 2003, he’s helped people out of pain, whether they had physical or neuropathic conditions. If you’re in pain, get the best care from Dr. Kosharskyy.

Vitaliy Zhivotenko, DO

Pain Management Doctor NYC Manhattan | Dr ZhivotenkoDr. Vitaliy Zhivotenko DO earned his medical degree from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed a Medical Internship and Neurology Residency at Penn State Medical Center. During residency, he excelled in a wide variety of neurological disorders including but not limited to headaches, movement disorders, neurorehabilitation, cognitive and behavioral neurology, neuromuscular disease, epilepsy, stroke and vascular neurology, and multiple sclerosis. At graduation, he was awarded with “Outstanding Performance in Outpatient Neurology.”

Pain management specialist Dr. Vitaliy Zhivotenko DO is part of our best rated team of pain management doctors in Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan NYC.

With pain being an integral part of neurology, in combination with his interest in treating painful conditions Dr. Zhivotenko went on to complete an ACGME-accredited, multidisciplinary, comprehensive fellowship in Pain Management at Penn State Medical Center. During fellowship training, he was exposed to a wide diversity of painful conditions, learned safe and effective strategies for medical management of pain and gained proficiency in full spectrum of currently accepted interventional pain management procedures. Upon completion of fellowship he was chosen as the top pain fellow of the year.

Dr. Zhivotenko is dually board certified in Neurology and Pain Management by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He continues to stay up to date with advances in his field by maintaining current membership and attending meetings held by American Academy of Neurology, American Academy of Pain Medicine, Spine Intervention Society and International Society of Regenerative Medicine.

Roman Shulkin, MD

Dr. Roman Shulkin, MD – Pain Management Doctor

Dr. Shulkin educated as a resident in anesthesiology and critical care at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center and completed a fellowship for interventional pain medicine at Tufts College of Medicine Boston in 2019.

Pain management specialist Dr. Roman Shulkin, MD is part of our best-rated team of pain management doctors in Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan and Bronx NYC.

Dr. Roman Shulkin completed his undergraduate education in biomedical engineering at Hunter College and received his medical degree at St. George’s University School of Medicine in 2014.

The best pain management specialist Dr. Shulkin is a native New Yorker. He enjoys treating patients in the community with minimally invasive surgical treatments for failed back surgery syndrome, Botox for intractable migraines, ketamine infusions for neuropathic conditions, and regenerative musculoskeletal disease.


  • St. George’s University School of Medicine
    Degree: M.D.
  • University of Massachusetts

Post Graduate Training:

  • Tufts College of Medicine Boston
  • University of Massachusetts


  • NY State Medical License
  • MA State Medical License

Dr. Roman Shulkin is a top specialist in the field of anesthesiology and pain management. He practices in Brooklyn, New York. Dr. Roman Shulkin has more than 6 years of diverse experience, especially in the field of anesthesiology. Such an extensive experience helped Dr. Shulkin to develop contact with many other specialists in a number of medical groups.

Dmitriy Dvoskin, MD

Dr. Dmitriy Dvoskin, MD – Pain Management Doctor

Dr. Dmitriy Dvoskin completed his undergraduate education at Cornell University and earned his medical degree at St. George’s University School of Medicine in 2012.

He subsequently did his residency at SUNY Upstate Medical Center in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. After, he moved to Atlanta, GA to complete his fellowship in Interventional Pain Medicine at Emory University.

Dr. Dvoskin is Dual Board Certified in Pain Management and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. He is a member of the North American Spine Society, International Spine Intervention Society, Society of General Internal Medicine, and American Medical Association.

Dr. Dvoskin is currently completing a dual MBA/MS in Healthcare at Cornell University.

Dr. Dvoskin is a Brooklyn native who enjoys entrepreneurship, traveling, reading, and fencing.

The Most Trusted and Respected Pain Specialists in NYC

Trusted by more than 10,000 patients throughout the New York City area, the doctors and staff at Pain Management NYC take your pain seriously. Not only are your specialists the best-in-class NYC pain doctors, but they were included as part of the medical contingent at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Teamwork is the key differentiator at this pain management clinic. The top pain specialists in New York rely on each other and multiple modalities to treat your pain. It’s been shown that a multidisciplinary rehabilitation approach to the treatment of chronic pain is more effective, compared to a single-modalitytreatment. And that’s what your pain doctors deliver.

Our Offices

Pain Management is a state-of-the-art pain clinic in Manhattan with the best-in-class doctors. Here, people from New York City and the nearby areas of Lower, Midtown and Upper East Side Manhattan, East Village, Greenwich Village or Murray Hill come to address their back, neck, shoulder, hip, ankle and knee problems.

Our office is perfectly located on 2nd Ave adjacent to E 22nd St and is easily accessible from 23rd Street Subway. There should not be any doubt when relying on our board-certified and leading injury doctors in NYC. If you desire personalized and effective pain care for you and your entire family, you should not wait any longer and contact our office in Manhattan, NY at (212) 224-9555.

For a standard of care that’s recognized to be amongst the best in the world, visit Pain Management NYC. The doctors and staff use the most advanced equipment to get to the bottom of your pain issues. Contact the best pain management doctors in New York. Don’t wait another day!

This page was published on Jul 31, 2019, modified on Apr 23, 2021 by Dr. Leon Reyfman, MD (Pain Management Doctor)

Pain Management NYC
380 2nd Ave Suite 1004
New York, NY 10010
(btw 21st and 22nd Street)
(212) 224-9555

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