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Hemant Kalia, MD, MPH

Program Director, Interventional Spine & Pain Fellowship Program

Specialties: Pain Management, Pain Medicine, Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation
Languages Spoken: English, Hindi/Urdu, Punjabi
Accepting New Patients (4 Locations)
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About Me

Credentials and Certifications
Board Certifications
  • 2017, Pain Medicine - Pain Medicine, American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • 2017, Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation, American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Fellowships
  • 8/15/2012-08/14/2013, URMC/Strong Memorial Hospital Department of Anesthesiology
Residencies
  • 08/01/2007-7/30/2008, URMC/Strong Memorial Hospital
  • 8/1/2008-8/14/2012, URMC/Strong Memorial Hospital Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Recent Awards
  • Board Member: American Society of Pain and Neuroscience
Biography

Dr. Kalia specializes in interventional spine and cancer pain management with special expertise in advanced neuromodulation procedures. He earned his medical degree from Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College in Indore; India and Master’s degree in Public Health from Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, KY. His first residency was in Preventive Medicine & Public Health followed by Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at University of Rochester. He subsequently completed an ACGME approved Pain Medicine fellowship at University of Rochester and additional FIPP (Fellow of Interventional Pain Practice) certification from World Institute of Pain. Dr. Kalia is a member of numerous national/international professional societies and sits on various sub-committees. He is part of the Board of Directors at ASPN (American Society of Pain & Neuroscience) and Monroe County Medical Society. He is the Fellowship director of Interventional Spine & Pain fellowship program at Rochester Regional Health and is involved in teaching medical students, residents and fellows from other programs. He also is part of the faculty at national and international hands on cadaveric workshops for interventional spine and pain procedures.

Dr. Kalia has presented his work on cancer pain and advanced neuromodulation at multiple national and international conferences including publications in peer-reviewed journals in the field of Pain Medicine. He is the current Editor-in-Chief of Advances in Clinical Medical Research & Health Care Delivery open access Journal.

Personal Interests

Dr. Kalia enjoys traveling, music, performing arts and philosophy.

Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Hindi/Urdu
  • Punjabi
Gender

Male

Locations and Directions

Main Location The Spine Center at Ridgeway 2655 Ridgeway Ave
Ste 440
Rochester, NY 14626
Office Phone: (585) 723-7705
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Neuroscience Center & Pain Management 1425 Portland Ave
Lobby level
Rochester, NY 14621
Office Phone: (585) 922-4111
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UMMC Pain Clinic 229 Summit St
Ste 4
Batavia, NY 14020
Office Phone: (585) 815-6710
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Radiation Oncology of Rochester, PLLC 20 Hagen Dr
Ste 100
Rochester, NY 14625
Office Phone: (585) 922-4031
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Insurance Plans Accepted

  • Aetna Healthcare
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage Plan
  • BCBS Western NY (HealthNow)
  • BCBS Western NY (HealthNow) Medicaid Plans
  • Beacon Health (Value Options) Behavioral Health
  • Cigna Healthcare
  • ElderONE
  • Emblem Health
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield (BCBS)
  • Fidelis Care
  • Fidelis Care Medicare Plans
  • First Niagara Business Works (Key Insurance)
  • Humana Medicare
  • Independent Health
  • Lifetime Benefits(RMSCO)
  • Magnacare
  • Martin 's Point (US Family Health Plan)
  • Medicare
  • MetraComp
  • Molina Healthcare Plans
  • Multi Plan
  • MVP Healthcare
  • NY Medicaid
  • Pomco
  • The Empire Plan (United HealthCare)
  • TriCare
  • United Healthcare
  • Univera Healthcare
  • Veterans Administration (VA)
  • Wellcare of NY / Today 's Option

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