Education


Education

Post Graduate Training

Center for Advanced Pain Management and Rehabilitation
Interventional Spine and Sports Fellow
Metuchen, NJ | August 2021 - August 2022

SUNY Stony Brook at St. Charles Hospital
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency
Port Jeff, NY | July 2016 - June 2019

Flushing Hospital Medical Center
Internal Medicine Preliminary Resident
Flushing, NY | July 2015 - June 2016


Past Education

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TOUROCOM)
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
New York, NY | August 2011 - June 2015
Member of Sigma Sigma Phi National Honor Society

Touro College
M.S., Interdisciplinary Studies in Biological and Physical Sciences
New York, NY | June 2010 - June 2011

New York Institute of Technology
B.S., Life Sciences
Old Westbury, NY | September 2005 - December 2008
Graduated magna cum laude

Employment

Progressive Care Medical Group
Physiatrist Consultant
Syosset, NY | 2019 - 2021
Worked as a consultant for different Nursing Homes. Provided assistance to physical therapists, assessed patients for pain management options and performing joint injections as needed for pain relief.

Interventional Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation P.C.
General Physiatrist
Bronx, NY | 2019 - 2020
General physiatrist seeing a variety of all MSK complaints; Participated in assessment of disability and no fault cases; Performed Joint steroid injections, Trigger Point Injections

Licensure

American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
December 2020

New York State Medical License
Present – June 2022

New Jersey State Medical License
Present – June 2023

Current Society Memberships

American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPMR), Association of Academic Physiatrists (AAP), International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (ISPRM), New York Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (NYSPMR), Eastern Pain Association (EPA), North American Spine Society (NASS), American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM), New York State Pain Society (NYSPS), Spine Intervention Society (SIS), and International Pelvic Pain Society (IPPS)

Publications

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles/Abstracts

Post Discharge Falls: A Retrospective Review Comparing Reported Discharge Falls in Patients Who Fell Versus Did Not Fall During Inpatient Rehabilitation
Sidki, A, Echaide, C, Gray, J & Jennifer Semel-Concepcion
AAPM&R Journal 2018

Atypical Etiology of Anterior Spinal Artery Syndrome
Sidki, A, Khan, J & Yu-Jen Lai
AJPMR. 2018

Unusual Presentation of Sacroiliitis
Sidki, A & Yu-Jen Lai
AJPMR. 2018

Wheelchair Accessibility of Physician Practices: An Inquiry into Healthcare Disparities
Samas, A, Khan, J, Sidki, A & Jennifer Gray
AJPMR. 2018

An Unusual Cause of Visual Hallucinations: Embolic Occipital Infarct Causing Charles Bonnet Syndrome: A Case Report
Sidki, A & Jun Zhang
AAPM&R Journal 2017

Unusual Etiology of Neck Mass: Cervical Spine Heterotopic Ossification after Brain Injury: A Case Report
Sidki, A & Jun Zhang
AAPM&R Journal 2017

An Unusual Cause of New-Onset Behavioral Abnormalities: Bilateral Cerebellar Infarcts Causing Cerebellar Cognitive Affective Syndrome: A Case Report
Sidki, A & Jun Zhang
AJPMR. 2017

Part I of the Chromatin Immunoprecipitation Assay: Overexposure of DNA to Formaldehyde
Sidki A, Barayeva D, Gandhi R, George S, Salib E, Vettichira J, Gagna CE
Journal of Undergraduate Research & Creative Expression 2009; 17-20


Peer Reviewed Book Chapter

Inoculation Chapter 7A: Vaccination/MMR
Kassaye, B., McGill, N., Segal, R., Sidki, A., Strock, N., & Svyatets, K.. (2014)
In G.Steinman, D. Mankutta, R. Zuckerman, & F. Gray (Ed.)
The Cause of Autism: Concepts and Misconceptions (pp. 251-260)
Hollis: Baffin Books Publishing