About Dr. Petraglia, M.D., QME
Specialist and Anesthesiologist
John F. Petraglia is a Board-Certified Anesthesiologist and
Pain Management Specialist. Since chronic pain management is
an extrapolation of acute pain management with life support
provided in the operating room, the facility of transition
to chronic pain management was a natural one for the
at the State University of New York at Brooklyn, Dr.
Petraglia developed compassionate and caring bedside manner,
sub serving the underserved, urban communities of Brooklyn.
He completed an Anesthesiology Residency with special
training in Pain Management and Cardio-Thoracic Anesthesia
at the famed New York Hospital, Cornell-Weill Medical
Center. Through coordinated efforts of The Substance Abuse
and Mental Health Services Administration Dr. Petraglia has
received a clinical waver to provide Suboxone treatment.
embarked on a greater than 20 year sojourn, treating
countless injured workers, providing thousands of
cost-effective and therapeutic interventional pain
management procedures. Touching many more lives through the
founding of two distinct Interventional Pain Medical Groups,
the Doctor has established a Wellness Foundation for
patients who seek Wellness and Alternative Therapies for
Doctor maintains privileges at over 15 fully accredited
hospitals and surgical centers, where his expertise guides
patients seamlessly through potentially treacherous
operations and procedures.
Petraglia is a State Certified Qualified Medical Evaluator
for the Division of Workerâ€™s Compensation System. In this
endeavor, he provides support for â€˜injured workersâ€™
rights in the quest for commitment to caring and quality
improvement of care. He maintains society memberships in
over 12 Pain and Anesthesia component societies.