Pavli Demian, D.O. is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and board eligible in Pain Medicine. He specializes in non-operative spine and musculoskeletal care. He has extensive experience in diagnosis and treatment of various acute and chronic musculoskeletal, neurological, and pain disorders. He focuses his attention and practice on improving patient’s function in addition to their pain to enhance their quality of life.
Dr. Demian understands that pain can have an impact on every aspect of a patient’s life. He provides comprehensive and conservative treatment solutions such as directed rehabilitation and interventional procedures.
Dr. Demian completed his undergraduate degree from Rutgers University majoring in Genetics. He was awarded a medical degree from UMDNJ/Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his residency in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School/Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation. In his final year of residency, Dr. Demian served as Administrative Chief Resident. Following residency training, Dr. Demian completed an ACGME accredited Pain Medicine Fellowship at the UCLA/WLA VA multi-disciplinary training program.
Dr. Demian is trained in spinal injections (e.g. epidurals, facet blocks), ultrasound guided joint injections, peripheral and central nerve blocks, and neuromodulation therapy such as spinal cord stimulation and dorsal root ganglion stimulation. These are effective modalities in the treatment of conditions such as complex regional pain syndrome, peripheral neuropathy, sciatic and radicular pain, arthritis, and fibromyalgia.