Elena Ocher Medical

Dr. Elena Ocher

Dr. Elena Ocher, M.D.

Dr. Elena Ocher is among the foremost joint pain management practitioners in New York City. She profoundly understands the individual needs of patients facing a pain disorder.

She is the founder of Elena Ocher Medical and Diplomate of the American Academy of Pain Management (Pain Management & Anesthesia).

Dr. Ocher is an Executive Director of NY Migraine Associates and founder of Elena Ocher Medical PC/Universal VIP Medical Services, where she focuses professionally on the treatment of headaches/migraines, central and peripheral nerve system disorders, post-traumatic pain, degenerative disc disease and spinal pain, herniated disks, neuropathic pain and sympathetic pain syndrome.

A Graduate of Pavlov First St. Petersburg Medical Academy as a General Surgeon, later trained in neurosurgery, Dr. Ocher received her extensive medical experience at the Burdenko Institute of Neurosurgery and then at The Queen’s University Hospital, Department of Neurosurgery in Northern Ireland.

Upon arriving in New York, Dr. Ocher completed training in Anesthesiology and Pain Management, graduating with an Award of Excellence in Cardiothoracic Anesthesia from Montefiore Medical Center University Hospital of Albert Einstein Medical School.

Her training years at the most prestigious medical centers provide the knowledge and expertise to develop successful pain management algorithms/protocols for patients who have been living with their pain for years and often had nowhere to go.

She aspires to educate her patients about their conditions, to help them understand and choose the right treatment option. She firmly believes that the patient’s trust is integral to the doctor-patient relationship.