Grigory Shtender, MD, is a pain management and physical medicine and rehabilitation physician practicing at CHW Cares in Washington Heights, Manhattan. His mission is to help New York City patients overcome pain and achieve an improved quality of life.
Dr. Shtender earned his Doctor of Medicine at the Moscow Medical and Dental University in 1985. After relocating to the United States, he completed a general surgery internship at Brooklyn Hospital Medical Center. He then completed a physical medicine and rehabilitation residency at Saint Vincent's Hospital Medical Center of NYC.
He has a special interest in performing nerve conduction studies/electromyography, trigger point injections, ultrasound-guided injections, and regenerative medicine treatments, including platelet-rich plasma and stem cell injections.
As an active member of the medical community, Dr. Shtender regularly attends professional meetings and continuing education courses to ensure he stays current with the latest developments in his field.
Dr. Shtender is currently accepting new patients and looks forward to welcoming them to CHW Cares.