Dr. Ari B. Lerner, M.D.

Ari B. Lerner, M.D. is the founder of Pain Management Specialists of New York. Licensed to practice medicine in New York and New Jersey, Dr. Lerner focuses his medical services on pain medicine and specializes in interventional procedures. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology in both Pain Medicine and Anesthesiology.
In 2007, Dr. Lerner established Precision Anesthesia P.C. and Precision Pain Management, P.C., medical practices that provided anesthesia and pain management services for ambulatory surgery centers and medical offices throughout the New York City area. His experience includes working as a medical consultant for Mount Sinai Hospital of Queens, Astoria, NY where he conducted pain management consultations and procedures for patients of varying age and disability. He also served as an Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Pain Management at Mount Sinai Hospital School of Medicine, launched an out-patient pain management office and monitored and cared for patients in a recovery room setting.

Dr. Ari Lerner
Dr. Lerner received his medical degree at SUNY Downstate, where he also completed his anesthesia residency and advanced anesthesia tracks in obstetrics and cardio-thoracic surgery. Further training included a sub-specialty pain medicine fellowship at the prestigious and highly competitive Pain Medicine fellowship at St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY.

  • New York State Medical License, active
  • New Jersey State Medical License, active

Hospital Affiliations

  • Mount Sinai Hospital of Queens, Bronx, NY, privileged in anesthesia and pain management
  • Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY, privileged in pain management

Professional Organizations

  • Medical Society of State of New York
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • New York State Society of Anesthesiologists
  • International Spine Intervention Society

Awards and Presentations

  • Grand Rounds Presentations
  • Lower Back Pain: Diagnosis and Treatment, Mount Sinai Hospital of Queens, Queens, NY, March, 2007
  • Intracranial Hypotension, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, November, 2005
  • Recipient of the Award for Academic Excellence in Anesthesiology, 2000-2001
  • Education

    • Columbia University Pain Medicine/Pain Management Fellowship, St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY, 2006
    • Anesthesiology Residency, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, Advanced Clinical Tracks – Obstetrics and Cardio-Thoracic Anesthesia, 2005
    • Medicine Internship, Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY, 2002
    • Doctor of Medicine, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, 2001
    • Post Baccalaureate, CUNY Queens College, Flushing, NY, 1997
    • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, SUNY Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 1993

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    If you have questions about pain medicine or would like to speak with Dr. Lerner regarding professional referrals, call Pain Management Specialists of New York today at (718) 932-1740.

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