Dr. Fadavi is Board certified in physical medicine and Rehabilitation, and fellowship trained with sub-specialty board certification in pain medicine. He completed his training in Interventional Pain Management through Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Alabama in Birmingham. Dr. Fadavi performed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Baylor College of Medicine and University of Texas PM&R Alliance, where he served as the Chief Resident and received Oliver A. Smith Award for his outstanding clinical achievements.
Dr. Fadavi graduated from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine where he was an anatomy mentor and chapter president of American Medical Student Association and was honored with multiple leadership awards and scholarship.
Before attending medical school, Dr. Fadavi had practiced physical therapy for nine years. In 1995 The World Congress of Physical Therapy was honored to have Dr. Fadavi presenting his research on managing labor pain using electrical stimulation at their 12th international meeting in Washington, DC.
Dr. Fadavi has been involved in multiple research projects and continues to participate in research activities and publishings. Dr. Fadavi is a member of the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and American Osteopathic Association.
Dr. Fadavi’s background and training as a diagnostician in neuro-musculoskeletal field and multidisciplinary therapeutic approach makes him very unique in the field of pain management. His area of expertise includes pain management, musculoskeletal disease, sport injury, and spasticity management. Dr. Fadavi’s treatment approach includes using medical management, interventional procedures, osteopathic manipulation, and collaboration with other specialists in the team including physical/occupational therapists and psychologists.
Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine - Kirksville, MO
St. Vincent Hospital - Worcester, MA
Baylor College of Medicine - Houston, TX Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation
University of Alabama at Birmingham - Birmingham, AL Interventional Pain Management 2010
American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation