WAHEED BAKSH, MD, DPTPAIN MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST
Dr. Waheed Baksh specializes in the treatment of acute and chronic pain syndromes including mechanical neck and low back pain, radiculopathies, complex regional pain syndrome, fibromyalgia, myofascial and musculoskeletal pain syndromes. His multi-disciplinary approach is aimed at improving his patient’s functional mobility and quality of life. He has also authored literature in many peer reviewed publications including The Pain Physician, The Pain Journal, PM&R Journal as well as a book chapter in the Atlas of Ultrasound Guided Musculoskeletal Injections.
Dr. Baksh grew up in Monroe, New York located in the beautiful Hudson Valley. He graduated from Monroe-Woodbury Senior High School and accepted a baseball scholarship to the University of South Carolina located in Columbia, South Carolina. He lettered 3 years in baseball before transferring to James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia. He earned All-Colonial Athletic Association honors as a senior first baseman and was named Co-Most Valuable Player for the Dukes and graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Kinesiology. Upon graduation, he signed a free agent contract with the New York Yankees organization to play professional baseball. After a successful stint with the Yankees, he received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Temple University in Philadelphia, PA. It was here that Dr. Baksh began to realize the impact pain has on every aspect of a patient’s life, and began to devise comprehensive treatment solutions focused on a multi-disciplinary approach. He further developed his understanding of chronic pain and the impact it has on functional mobility and quality of life during his residency and fellowship training. He completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Baylor College of Medicine/University of Texas in Houston, Texas located in the Texas Medical Center. He later trained in an ACGME accredited pain fellowship at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. He is a board-certified physician and also holds a faculty position as Assistant Clinical Professor in the department of Neurosurgery at the West Virginia University School of Medicine in Morgantown, West Virginia.
Dr. Baksh practices at 2 convenient locations for his patients. His offices are located in Martinsburg, West Virginia and Winchester, Virginia.