Ari Lerner M.D., Pain Management Specialist

Call: (646) 974-8777

  • 2 West 86th Street Suite #1,  New York, New York 10024                                 
  • 2825 Third Avenue-4th Fl,  Bronx, NY 10455                            
  • 200 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10016     


Pain Medicine/Management Fellowship                                                                                      6/2005-6/2006

St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital Center,

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY

Anesthesiology Residency      6/2002- 5/2005

Advanced clinical tracks-Obstetrics, Cardio-Thoracic Anesthesia

SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

Medicine Internship                                                                                                                                          6/2001-5/2002

Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY

Medical Doctorate                                                                                                                                             6/1997-5/2001

SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

Post–baccalaureate                                                                                                                                           7/1993-5/1997

CUNY Queens College, Flushing, NY

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology                                                                                                                           6/1989-5/1993

SUNY Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY


Medical Director, Prime One Medical Services, PLLC                                                                 3/2014-present

Queens, NY. Oversee medical operations at office based surgery center. Develop and implement treatment protocols.

Founder/President, Pain Management Specialists of New York                                       11/2010-present

Queens, Manhattan, Bronx, NY. Develop/maintain comprehensive, fully accredited pain management treatment centers. Evaluate, diagnose and treat patients consistent with my specialties of pain management/anesthesiology.

Founder/President, Precision Pain Management                                                                       P.C.8/2008-present

Provide pain management consultation services throughout New York State.

Founder/President, Precision Anesthesia P.C.                                                                             9/2007-present

Provide anesthesia services/accreditation to surgery centers and medical offices throughout New York City area.

Pain Medicine Consultant                                                                                                                9/2007-12/2008

Mount Sinai Hospital of Queens, Astoria, NY. Conducted pain management including minimally invasive interventional procedures for patients of all age groups and disabilities. Provided coverage and evaluated patients as above during regularly scheduled clinic sessions.

Assistant Professor                                                                                                                                            6/2006-8/2007

Mount Sinai Hospital of Queens, Astoria, NY. Performed anesthesiology and pain management consistent with my training and certification. Launched pain management out-patient office. Monitored and cared for patients in recovery room setting.

Mental Health Worker                                                                                                                                      5/1996-5/1997

Long Island Jewish-Hillside Hospital, Long Island, NY. Developed a therapeutic relationship with psychiatric patients. Assisted doctors and nurses with patient care. Documented patient progress and response to drug treatments. Helped to maintain unit safety.

Hospital Affiliations/Appointments

New York Hospital Queens, Queens, NY                                                                                        2013-present

Privileged in Pain Management


New York State Medical License-Active                                                                                                          2001-present

New Jersey State Medical License-Active                                                                                       2006-present

Board Certifications

Anesthesiology-American Board of Anesthesiology-Active                                                                4/2006

Pain Medicine-American Board of Anesthesiology-Active                                                                                9/2007

Professional Memberships

Medical Society of State of New York                                                                                                              2010-present

American Medical Association                                                                                                                          2001-present

American Society of Anesthesiologists                                                                                                           2001-present

New York State Society of Anesthesiologists                                                                                 2001-present

International Spine Intervention Society                                                                                                        2008-present

New Jersey State Society of Anesthesiologists                                                                                              2012-present

Awards and Honors

Educational Lectures-Special Funds, NYHQ, Legal Offices

Discussed evidence based medicine with regard to the specialty of pain management.        11/2011, 1/2012,

New York NY, Long Island NY, Queens NY, Buffalo, NY                                                                                9/2012, 6/2014, 4/2014

Quarterly Conference Presentation:                                                                                                              3/2007

Lower Back Pain: Diagnosis and Treatment

Mount Sinai Hospital of Queens, Queens, NY

Grand Rounds Presentation:                                                                                                                            11/2005

Intracranial Hypotension, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

Recipient:                                                                                                                                                             6/2000-6/2001

Award for Academic Excellence in Anesthesiology, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

Founder and President                                                                                                                      6/1997-6/1999

Surgery Club, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

Vice President                                                                                                                                                     7/1997-6/1999

American Medical Association Student Section, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

Volunteer Experience

Emergency Medical Technician-Ambulance driver/operator                                                  5/1994-5/1997

Received certification in and provided emergency medical services to patients. Drove and operated ambulance. Glen Oaks Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Glen Oaks, NY