Associate: Dr. Reginald Rousseau
Reginald M. Rousseau, M.D., is a board-certified interventional pain medicine physician and anesthesiologist. For over 15 years, Dr. Rousseau has provided pain management care to tens of thousands of patients with a variety of pain conditions including headaches, neck pain, back pain, joint pain, arthritis, neuropathy, and cancer pain. He currently sees patients in 3 locations throughout Long Island, NY including Huntington, West Islip, and Holbrook. He is currently affiliated with SpineCare Long Island, Long Island Brain and Spine, Good Samaritan Medical Center, and St.Joseph’s hospital.
Dr. Rousseau formerly served as the chief of pain management services at North Shore Long Island Jewish Hospital at Valley Stream. Dr.Rousseau has extensive experience in using injection therapy and minimally invasive techniques such as neuromodulation to alleviate severe pain. He also is a large proponent of the multimodal approach to pain management and works in close collaboration with other skilled providers in physical therapy, chiropractic care, and spine surgery.
Dr. Rousseau attended Yale University, where he received his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Biology. He went on to receive his medical degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook, where he also completed his medical internship. Dr. Rousseau completed both his anesthesiology residency and interventional pain management fellowship at the prestigious Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, NY. During this training, he learned the latest advanced medical treatments in managing chronic pain.
A Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology with a subspecialty certification in Pain Management, Dr. Rousseau also has a medical certification in acupuncture and medical marijuana, which he incorporates into his holistic, customized treatment plans.
Dr. Rousseau is heavily involved in community lectures related to pain management. He is an active member of numerous medical societies including the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, National Medical Association, American Society of Anesthesiologists, and New York State Society of Anesthesiologists.
In addition to his busy medical practice, Dr. Rousseau has been committed to serving medical and humanitarian needs, both locally and abroad. Upon multiple trips to Haiti after the 2010 earthquake, he partnered with organizations such as Project Medishare and Wings over Haiti, to provide immediate medical care to earthquake trauma victims, as well as supporting the establishment of a medical clinic and school for a village.
A native New Yorker who grew up on Long Island, Dr. Rousseau is extremely committed to using all his skills to serve his community with the utmost care and compassion.