Dr. Avni Gupta’s practice philosophy is to blend medical innovation, evidence based medicine and compassion to meet each patient’s individual goals. She cares for her patients as her own family members, spends time with them that allows for a thorough evaluation and tailors the treatment plans that fit the unique needs of the patients. She believes that patient education and the establishment of a caring doctor-patient relationship are an integral part of the healing process. She is able to produce best possible results by using a multi-pronged approach to manage pain, including interventional pain techniques, ultrasound-guided procedures, minimally invasive surgeries, medical management and physical and behavioral therapy. Her goal is not only to reduce pain but restore function and improve quality of life of her patients.
Dr. Gupta recently completed her Interventional Pain Management Fellowship at the prestigious Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio. During her fellowship, she trained in most advanced technologies with the leaders in the field of Pain Management. She is board certified in Anesthesiology and completed her residency in Anesthesiology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. She was elected as the Chief resident and was awarded “Outstanding Graduating Resident Award that Best Exemplifies the field of Anesthesia” in 2012. She completed her medical school in the top 10 percent of her class at one of most esteemed medical schools (Maulana Azad Medical College) in India at University of Delhi.
Dr. Gupta has a special interest in treating cervical and lumbar pain, sciatica, arthritis, Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD), spinal stenosis and pain after spine surgery. She also has expertise in treating neuropathic pain, peripheral neuralgias, cancer pain, atypical facial pain, headache and pelvic pain. She offers a variety of treatment options to help eliminate the pain intractable to previous therapies including epidurals, nerve blocks, radiofrequency ablation, neuromodulation and other minimally invasive spine surgeries.
Dr. Gupta is committed and passionate towards the field of pain management. Her enthusiasm and compassion is a great asset and enables her to match the same goals as her patients. She strives to improve functionality and allow patients to resume an active lifestyle.