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Michael Sabia, MD

Division Head, Pain Management
Fellowship Program Director
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology

Education and Training

Medical School: New York Medical College, Fifth Pathway Program, Valhalla, NY
Internship: Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ
Residency: Anesthesiology - Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ
Fellowship: Pain Medicine - Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Special Interests

Spinal cord stimulation, post laminectomy syndrome, radiofrequency ablation, low back pain


  • Beta Beta Beta Honorary Society
  • American Academy of Pain Management
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
  • New Jersey State Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Camden County Medical Society Executive Member
  • Society of Academic Anesthesiology Associations
  • Camden County Medical Society: Treasurer
  • Medical Society of New Jersey

Awards & Honors

South Jersey Magazine Top Physicians: 2012, 2013, 2014, Top Docs, South Jersey Magazine: 2012, 2013, 2014, Resident of the Quarter, Cooper University Hospital, The Marion Skriloff Scholarship Fund of the Rebekah State Assembly of NJ, Medtronic Fellowship Award, Beth Israel Medical Center

About Me

Dr. Sabia's recently published research includes:

  • Bentley WE, Sabia M, Goldberg ME, Wainer IW (2015) Ketamine: An Update for Its Use in Complex Regional Pain Syndrome and Major Depressive Disorder. Clin Exp Pharmacol 5: 169.
  • Hoang HT, Sabia M, Torjman M & Goldberg ME: The importance of medical education in the changing field of pain medicine. Pain Manag. (2014) 4(6), 437443.
  • Advances in Translational Neuropathic Research: Example of Enantioselective Pharmacokinetic-Pharmacodynamic Modeling of Ketamine-induced Pain Relief in Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. Sabia M, Hirsh, RA, Wainer, IW, Cooper N, Domsky R, Goldberg ME. CURR PAIN HEADACHE REP. 2011 15:207-214.
  • Sabia M, Weaver M, Gessman R, Kalariya J: Update on the Importance of Medical Education in the Changing Field of Pain Medicine. Journal of Anesthesia and Patient Care 2017; 2:1. ISSN:2456-5490 .


  • Sabia M, Mathur, R
    Interventional Pain Procedures: Handbook and Video Guide
    Springer and Demos Medical  2018 Medical 1st Edition
    ISBN-13: 978-1620701027, ISBN-10: 1620701022
  • Marketing Video for Pain Handbook and Video Guide:
  • Sabia M, Sehdev J, Bentley W
    Urogenital Pain: A Clinicians Guide to Diagnosis and Interventional Treatments. Springer 2017 1st Edition
    ISBN-13: 978-3319457925 
    ISBN-10: 3319457926