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Dr. Mark Galperin

Pain Management
Brooklyn, NY
33 years experience male

Locations

Mark galperin

Brooklyn, NY

Address

2829 ocean parkway, Brooklyn, NY
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My office hours

Wednesday: 11am - 5:00pm
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Fax

7187439472

Insurances accepted

Aetna

Cigna

HealthPartners

Medicaid

Medicare

Neighborhood Health Plan

Oxford Health Plans

Total medical PC

Manhattan, NY

About

Bio

Graduted in 1989 for 1st Leningrad medical institute in Leningrad, Russia. Did my surgical and anesthesiology residency in Buffalo, NY and Nassau county, NY

Specialties
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Pain Management

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

43 Answers
2 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Knee pain: pain in general is the sign of the problem, it could be both, let it rest for a couple weeks, take motrin 600 mg twice /day. if the pain goes away thi... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Severity: Severe pain and mild case are very subjective, what determine a severity of your disease is a level of debilitation.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Shingles: Could be shingles , depends on onset, duration, and rash , not enough information.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Injections: There is no difference between po and im, but you can develop an infection at the injection site
A male asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Tramodol: Tramadol does not increase weight, but you can have a seizures if you take opioids and subaxon
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Migrane: yes, there is a well known connection between red vine and migrane headaches, a lot of people, like a pavlov's dog , could not even look at the bottle... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Radiculopathy: Could be a pinched nerve in between top lumbar vertebrae, see neurologist in your area.
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Neck pain: Knowing your age you definitely developed some arthritis in your cervical facet joints, when your fell you likely triggered it, so it became evident, ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Rash: Heat rash is more diffuse and red, shingles come in clusters and consist of vesicles, filled with clear fluid.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Trigger point: Trigger point is node, that happens on the muscle due to strain of it, there very litte muscles in the axils, that people called arm pit, i dout you ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Disc herniation: Could be herniated disc, most likely l5-s1, very unusual, you to young, unless your had an injury, your need to get an MRI , also could be a lumbar sp... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Abdominal pain: It a very complicated issue, but a quick answer is either from mets in the abdomen or mets in the spine. You have to have your spine checked.
A female asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Broken foot: Most likely not, unless that piece interferes with the joint movement, but you need you ankle to be immobilized.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Pain killers: Different chemical structure, different strength , but you should ask this question to the specialist, unless you have something else in mind, that co... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Shot acting opioids: Depends on your metabolism, but on average 4-6 hours.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Ignore: It is a very complex area of medical expertise when we deal with patients suffering from chronic pai.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Muscle tear: Most likely not, torn muscle should be healed already, if it torn achill tendon, that i'd not healed properly in could b seen.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Muscle spasm: Probably had our am in he uncomfortable position, take Motrin an try to stretch.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Vicodin: Don't take, 30 years old in general should not have problems requiring chronic need for pain killers.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Diclofenac: Yes but not for a long time.
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Tnr: Pain in the back is from si joint irritation, you favoring an affected side and shift weight while walking on the other side, if you won't resolve the... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Tramadol: Technically you can, but alcohol will potentiate it's sedative effect, since trams doll is an opioid, in can cause you fall a sleep, do not drive or ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Cervical via: Ddd usually causes pain in the same distribution, does not affect facial region, .
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Muscle spasm: There could be a lot of causes of pain around the shoulder, see if the the one you have is there all the time, especially at night, than it could be ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Tramadol: Yes, it depends on a lot of factors including pain intensity and your mood state
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Rsd-crps: usually pain and other symptoms are localized to the area affected, but who knows, this pathology is still a grey area. see a good pain doctor in your... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Ignore: Is not about pain killers, it is about treating pain.
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Radiculopathy: Most likely this pain represent lumbar radiculopathy, depending on the length of the system, you either can start physical therapy or see a pain speci... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Intercostal neuralgi: It all depends on a lot of factors : duration, character of pain, location, preceding factors, relation to the underlying organs. Could be pleuritis... Read More
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Back pain: It could be coming from the neck, but also can be caused by a large breasts, what your x-rays showed?
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Facet sm: Your we're probably sitting on uncomfortable chair without stretching all that time, your got stiff. You might have underline facet joint arthropathy ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Lumbar radiculopathy: sounds that you have a pinched nerve in the back, you need to see a pain doctor and most likely an injection
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Pain: You have to be more specific about distribution of your pain, also the type of hysterectomy you had - trans vaginal or trans abdominal, than i can ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Anesthesia units: Any anesthesia cost is calculated in 15 min units, as an average the cost is between $200-300.00 per unit, plus an addition of a couple units for pre... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Tmj sm: If it related to chewing, it is most likely TMJ syndrome then you need to see your dentist, if it goes from the ear - it could be a lot of other thin... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Muscle spasm: Most likely this pain related to a muscle spasm, caused by straining when you were coughing, put some heat on the area, take motrin, if no help, see p... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Neck pain: It still could be muscular, coming from on of upper back muscles most likely rhomboid muscle or from inside your neck, see physical therapist in your ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Vomiting: Sure if you vomit on the empty stomach, what is coming out is bile stained stomach secretions.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Opioid dependence : Most likely you are not addicted to it yet, otherwise you would take it more often. Just stop it, and forget about it existence
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Neck pain: most likely muscle spasm, take some motrins or Tylenol, if no help - see a doctor
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Galperin
Pain Management 33 years experience
Raynauds disease: It could be a lot different things, the worst is raynauds disease, the best thing is to keep your hands warm, always wear gloves, be careful when warm... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Thank you doctor for giving up your time to help us. #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower2
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Dr. Galperin is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Galperin is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you Dr.Galperin for your professional advice,although my question is more about returning to drinking within the daily limits may stop them?Sorry if i phrased it w...Read More
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Thank you for your input Dr. Mark Galperin. Although just taking Advil didn't help , I appreciate you taking time out of your busy schedule to send a reply. Sincerely, Tricia Timke
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Thanks for your quick reply! Do not have large breasts. Was injured 20 years ago in truck accident.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

First Leningrad Medical Institute of I. P. Pavlova, Russia
Graduated 1989MD

Residency

nassau university medicak center
Completed 2000
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