Dr. Badarinath, or Dr. B as his patients know him, was born and raised in central New Jersey. He attended college at Rutgers University and medical school at the Medical College of Virginia. He completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Sinai Hospital/the University of Maryland, where he served as chief resident. He completed his fellowship in Pain Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. During this year, his focus was on fluoroscopically guided spinal procedures and he was involved in research projects. He then worked in a private practice along the Jersey Shore before deciding to join Dr. Rao at Pain and Spine Specialists of Maryland.
Dr. Badarinath is a Physiatrist who believes in a balanced and multi-disciplinary approach to diagnose and treat his patient's pain complaints.
As a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) physician, Dr. Badarinath treats a wide variety of medical conditions affecting the brain, spinal cord, nerves, bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, and tendons. He offers a combination of exercise therapies, spinal procedures, and medications to best treat his patients. He also offers spinal cord stimulation options for patients, and he is skilled in EMG tests to accurately diagnose painful conditions. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and American Board of Pain Medicine.
Pain and Spine Specialists of Maryland concentrates on providing superb patient care to those who suffer from moderate to severe pain. So what should you expect? The primary outcome is to improve quality of life and overall functionality through comprehensive treatment that includes medication management, physical and chiropractic therapy, interventional treatments, and/or referrals for surgery. Our providers strive to treat each and every patient with the highest quality of care and promote an individualized treatment paradigm. The secondary outcome is to provide superior patient service to address any and all concerns in a timely manner in order to provide comfort and satisfaction to the patient and his/her family. Along with in-person appointments, we are not offering tele-health appointments!
At Pain and Spine Specialists, our team of physicians and nurse practitioners are committed to giving you the most effective treatment when treating your pain. We believe that all patients should have access to quality care, and that is why you can find us conveniently located throughout Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Virginia.