Education & Fellowship

  • Medical Degree - State University of New York
  • Anesthesiology Residency - Columbia-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Fellowship - UCLA Medical Center


  • Diplomate - American Academy of Pain Management
  • Board-Certified Fellow - American College of Pain Medicine
  • American Board of Anesthesiologists Board Certified
  • ASA/ABMS –Subspecialty with added qualifications in Pain Management

Honors & Awards

  • Union College B.S., Chemistry –Summa Cum Laude, 1979 Union College, Fuller Chemistry Prize, and Citation, Departmental Honors, Department of Medicine, SUNY Medical School NYC Campus, Departmental Honors, Department of Surgery, SUNY Medical School Departmental Honors, SUNY Medical School Golden Scalpel Award, Medtronic Corporation, 1995

Dr. Steven Waldman, MD Medical Director

Dr. Waldman is a fellowship-trained doctor specializing in spinal trauma and spinal disorders. He is one of the top pain management physicians in New Jersey. Dr. Waldman graduated Summa Cum Laude from Union College with his B.S. in Chemistry and went on to complete his medical degree at the State University of New York with honors in Medicine and Surgery. Dr. Waldman completed his anesthesiology residency with a focus on pain management at the prestigious Columbia-Presbyterian Hospital. He went on to complete his fellowship at UCLA Medical Center.


Dr. Waldman has over 25 years of experience in pain management. He has taught at many prestigious institutions around the world: Columbia University, UCLA, UC-San Diego, University of Oregon, University of Miami, Stanford University, and Cornell-Sloan Kettering Medical Center, among others. Dr. Waldman is a member of the International Association for the Study of Pain, the American Academy of Pain Medicine, the American College of Pain Medicine, the International Spinal Intervention Society, and the North American Spine Society.

Medical Staff Appointments

  • Hackensack University Medical Center – Palisades Campus
  • Hoboken University Medical Center – CarePoint
  • St. Mary’s – Passaic Medical Center



  • Medicine and Surgery, State of New York
  • Medicine and Surgery, State of California
  • Medicine and Surgery, State of New Jersey
  • Medicine and Surgery, State of Florida