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Dr. Navita Purohit

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MD, DNB, FIPM(Fellowship in Interventional Pain Management), FRAPM( Fellowship in Regional Anaesthesia and Pain Management), CIPS( Certified Interventional Pain Sonologist)

Expertise

Ultrasound guided Interventional Pain Management (Certified Interventional Pain Sonologist: CIPS, USA) only 2 in India including me. First woman from India.

  • Palliative Care
  • Cancer Pain and rehabilitation
  • Musculoskeletal Pain and Rehabilitation
  • Spine Pain including chronic back pain and Neck pain
  • Neuropathic pain
  • Joint Pain
  • Neurorehabilitation
  • Paediatric Rehabilitation

Services Offered

Ultrasound Guided Interventional Pain Procedures, Ultrasound Guided Spinal Pain Blocks, Nerve Blocks, Sympathetic Blocks , Intra articular Injections., Palliative Care Clinic, Acute Pain Management, Acute Post operative pain management, Chronic Pain Management, Spinal Pain Management including chronic backache, cervical pains with radiculitis., Cancer Pain Management, Headache, Atypical Facial Pain, Neuropathic Pain Management, Management of Nerve Entrapments, Vasculitic Pain Management, Pelvic Pain , Bladder Pain Syndrome, Abdominal Pain , Joint Pain, CRPS, Central Pain Syndrome , Myofascial Pain, Fibromyalgia, Regenerative Medicine including Platelet rich Plasma Injections , Musculoskeletal Pain Management, Cancer Rehabilitation, Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation, Neurorehabilitation, Pediatric rehabilitation, Geriatric Rehabilitation

Languages spoken

English, Hindi, Rajasthani

Was Working as Assistant professor in All India Institue of Medical Sciences, Jodhpur. Set up the Department of Rehabilitation and started Pain Clinic and Palliative Care Clinic in past 2 years.

  • Is the 1st Indian woman with CIPS( Certified Interventional Pain Sonologist), USA.
  • Does all her Interventions by Ultrasound Guidance which very few in India do.
  • After completing her residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation from renowned Rehabilitation Research Centre, SMS Medical College Jaipur, she was trained in Musculoskeletal Pain and Rehabilitation Medicine at Safdarjung hospital, New Delhi. She pursued advance training in Pain Management at Harvard Medical School and Interventional Pain Management at University of Washington, Seattle, USA. She is a certified Interventional Pain Physician from Aesculap Academy, Germany. She is Certified Interventional Pain Sonologist from USA.
  • She has been trained for Cancer rehabilitation and Palliative Care at Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai and is a certified Palliative care Physician from Indian Association of Palliative Care (IAPC).

Procedures Performed:

  • USG Guided Cervical Spine Procedures
  • USG Guided Lumbar Spine Procedure
  • USG Guided Nerve Blocks for Pain
  • USG Guided Sympathetic Blocks for pain
  • USG Guided Intraarticular Injections
  • Platelet Rich Plasma Injections

Doctor'sScorecard

  • Disease Procedures ( USG Guided) No. of cases treated
    Spinal Pain (Including Cervical , Thoracic and Backpain with Radiating Pain in Upper limb and Lower limb) Transforaminal Blocks
    Epidural Blocks
    Medial Branch Blocks
    Intra articular Facet Joint Injections
    Caudal Epidural
    >500
    Joint Pain like Osteoarthritis, rheumatoid Arthritis, Gouty Arthritis and Arthritis due to any Cause Intra articular Injection
    Viscosupplementation
    PRP Injections
    >5000
    Neuralgic Pain( CRPS, Trigeminal Neuralgia, Occipital Neuralgia, ShoulderPain , Rotator Cuff Tendinitis, Nerve entrapments, Post Operative Nerve entrapment, Intercostal Neuralgia, Post herpetic neuralgia, Meralgia Paresthetica, Genitofemoral Neuralgia, Pudendal Neuralgia,Pelvic Pain Bladder pain Syndrome ,Keloids Scar neuralgia Stellate ganglion block
    Trigeminal Block
    Greater Occipital Nerve Blocks
    Suprascapular Nerve Blocks
    Ilioinguinal And Iliohypogastric nerve Blocks
    Genitofemoral nerve Block
    Intercostal nerve Block
    Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve block
    Pudendal nerve block
    Intralesional Blocks
    > 250
    Myofascial Pain Myofascial Blocks with Trigger point injections >500
    Spascticity Management Botulinum Toxin Injections Phenol Blocks >200

Peer reviewer of Indexed Journals

Numerous publications and Presentations in National and International Conferences

Member of Various National and International Associations like

  • International Association for Study of Pain(IASP)
  • World Academy of Pain Medicine Ultrasonography(WAPMU)
  • World Federation of Neuro Rehabilitation(WFNR)
  • International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ISPRM)
  • Global Interstitial Cystitis and Bladder Pain Society (GIBS)
  • Indian Association of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (IAPMR) Executive member
  • Indian Society for Study of Pain (ISSP)
  • Indian Society of Spine(ISS)
  • Indian Association of Sports Medicine(IASM)
  • Indian Federation of Neuro Rehabilitation (IFNR) – Founder member
  • Indraprastha Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine(ISPRM)
  • Mumbai Association of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation(MAPMR)
  • Indian Society for Study of Pain , Mumbai Chapter(ISSP, Mumbai)

Invited Guest Faculty in Various National and International Conferences.

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