Christopher G. Gharibo, MD

  • Specialty: Pain Management
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 646-501-7070

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

pain in the arms, postherpetic neuralgia, neuropathic pain, nerve block procedure, reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome (RSDS), neck pain, back pain, pain management, sciatica, diagnostic procedures


  • Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative Care, and Pain Medicine
  • Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Dir Chronic Pain Management HJD
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Anesthesiology (Pain Medicine), 2009
  • American Board of Anesthesiology - Anesthesiology, 1997
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Thomas Jefferson Univ Hospital, Pain Management, 1997
  • Residency, NYU Medical Center, Anesthesiology, 1996
  • MD from UMDNJ, 1992

Locations and Appointments

69 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Affinity
  • Affinity Exchange- Essential
  • Agewell
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • Fidelis Child Health
  • Fidelis Exchange
  • Fidelis Family Health
  • Fidelis Medicaid
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthRepublic
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Healthfirst
  • Hotel Trades
  • Humana Medicare
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus Child Health
  • MetroPlus Exchange Plans
  • MetroPlus Family Health
  • MetroPlus Medicaid
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NY Medicaid
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Touchstone Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UPN Elite
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare Community & State Plan
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Village Caremax
  • WellCare Child Health
  • WellCare Family Health
  • WellCare Medicaid
  • WellCare Medicare
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.
NYU Center For Musculoskeletal Care

333 East 38th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10016

Seaport Orthopaedic Associates

233 Broadway, Suite 640
New York, NY 10279

NYU Anesthesia Associates

233 Broadway, 6th Fl
New York, NY 10279


Phone: 212-513-7711

NYU Musculoskeletal Anesthesia and Pain

240 East 38th Street
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-201-1004

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  • A Best-Evidence Systematic Appraisal of the Diagnostic Accuracy and Utility of Facet (Zygapophysial) Joint Injections in Chronic Spinal Pain

    Boswell, Mark V; Manchikanti, Laxmaiah; Kaye, Alan D; Bakshi, Sanjay; Gharibo, Christopher G; Gupta, Sanjeeva; Jha, Sachin Sunny; Nampiaparampil, Devi E; Simopoulos, Thomas T; Hirsch, Joshua A
    Pain physician. 2015 Jul-Aug. 18 (4): E497-E533

  • A Systematic Review and Best Evidence Synthesis of the Effectiveness of Therapeutic Facet Joint Interventions in Managing Chronic Spinal Pain

    Manchikanti, Laxmaiah; Kaye, Alan D; Boswell, Mark V; Bakshi, Sanjay; Gharibo, Christopher G; Grami, Vahid; Grider, Jay S; Gupta, Sanjeeva; Jha, Sachin Sunny; Mann, Dharam P; Nampiaparampil, Devi E; Sharma, Manohar Lal; Shroyer, Lindsay N; Singh, Vijay; Soin, Amol; Vallejo, Ricardo; Wargo, Bradley W; Hirsch, Joshua A
    Pain physician. 2015 Jul-Aug. 18 (4): E535-E582

  • Comparison of the efficacy of saline, local anesthetics, and steroids in epidural and facet joint injections for the management of spinal pain: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials

    Manchikanti, Laxmaiah; Nampiaparampil, Devi E; Manchikanti, Kavita N; Falco, Frank J E; Singh, Vijay; Benyamin, Ramsin M; Kaye, Alan D; Sehgal, Nalini; Soin, Amol; Simopoulos, Thomas T; Bakshi, Sanjay; Gharibo, Christopher G; Gilligan, Christopher J; Hirsch, Joshua A
    Surgical neurology international. 2015. 6 (Suppl 4): S194-S235

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