Nadya Swedan, MD, FAAPMR, specializes in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, treating pain and injuries without surgery. Committed to personalized care, Dr. Nadya treats both women and men of all ages and activity level while also promoting a healthy lifestyle. She has a positive and nurturing approach to healing using her expertise in non-invasive treatments, medications, injections, exercise, and physical therapy recommendations. Dr. Nadya Swedan is a published author who is frequently interviewed by the media. She is on the medical staff at North Shore University Hospital/LIJ Manhasset. An avid athlete, she promotes fitness activities at all levels.


Areas of Practice

  • Neck and back injuries
  • Sports injuries including foot and joint pain
  • Postural pain and repetitive strain
  • Hip and pelvic pain
  • Myofascial pain and fibromyalgia
  • Musculoskeletal causes of chest and abdominal pain
  • Women’s health issues including pregnancy pain
  • Physican guided exercise programs for all ages and activity levels

Education and Certification

  • Fellow of American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Northwestern University, Residency, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Medical Doctorate
  • Brown University, Bachelor of Arts