About Dr. Risa Ravitz
Dr. Ravitz is board certified by the American Academy of Psychiatry and Neurology and the American Board of Pain Medicine. She has additional training and interest in treating all types of headaches. Her practice is dedicated to all diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system. Dr. Ravitz believes patients should play an active role in their healing. Her holistic approach includes diagnosis, pharmacotherapy when needed, physical therapy, Botox injections, trigger point injections, and diet and lifestyle adjustments to help patients return to healthy active pain free lives.
Dr. Ravitz was named as a Super Doctor and one of New York’s Rising Stars in the New York Times Magazine, an award for young physicians. She maintains hospital privileges at Lennox Hill Hospital and Mount Sinai in New York, NY. She enjoys surfing, running, yoga, and reading about the brain in her spare time.