Dr. Jeffrey Y. F. Ngeow, board certified in anesthesiology and pain medicine, began practicing at Hospital for Special Surgery in 1987. Soon after arriving, he launched the Hospitalís Pain Management Service. Dr. Ngeow also co-founded the Tri-Institute Pain-Fellowship training program, which encompasses Hospital for Special Surgery, New York Hospital and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
Since 1996, Dr. Ngeow has expanded his interest in interventional pain treatments by adding acupuncture to his practice. He is certified for acupuncture practice in New York State.
In recent years, Dr. Ngeow has honed his interest in pain therapies by integrating soft tissue regenerative techniques to other conventional methods. He has established his office in the HSS Integrative Care Center at Madison Avenue, New York.
Listed in New York Magazine's "Best Doctors in New York", 1998 - 2011
American Society of Anesthesiologists
International Association of the Study of Pain
Eastern Pain Association
American College of Acupuncture
Chinese American Medical Society
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As part of the disclosure process, this website lists physician collaborations with outside companies if payments were received during the prior year, or if the HSS physician currently receives payment. The disclosures are provided by information provided by the physician and other sources and are updated regularly. Further information may be available on individual company websites.
As of March 12, 2013, Dr. Ngeow reported no financial interest relationships with healthcare industry.
By disclosing the collaborations of HSS physicians with industry on this website, HSS and its physicians make this information available to their patients and the public, thus creating a transparent environment for those who are interested in this information. Further, HSSí Conflicts of Interest Policy does not permit physicians to collect royalties on products developed by him/her that are used on patients at HSS.
Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
Tuft's New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts
For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.
Efficacy of acupuncture in treating chronic degenerative spine conditions as evaluated by random placebo controlled trials.
Please bring the following documents with you to your first appointment:
- All insurance ID cards
- Notes from physicians that are currently treating or have previously treated you for this problem
- Reports and films for all MRIs, CT scans, and X-rays taken for this problem
- A complete list of all medications you are currently taking
- The completed Pain Management Center Questionnaire