Dr. Vatakencherry earned his medical degree from SUNY Downstate Schoolof Medicine. He then completed his residency at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center and fellowship at Mount Sinai Medical Center. He is board certified in anesthesiology and pain medicine. Dr.Vatakencherry specializes in complex interventional pain medicine procedures, including radio frequency ablation and celiac plexus neurolysis. He is also fluent in Spanish.