Our Goals:
  Decreasing the frequency and intensity of your pain

Empowering you as our patient

Improving your quality of life

Increasing your knowledge and awareness of your options
   Dr. Henry Sanel
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    Henry Sanel, M.D. is a Diplomat of the American Board of Pain Medicine and the American Board of Anesthesiology and has been awarded the Certification of Added Qualifications in Pain Management by the American Board of Anesthesiology.  He graduated, summa cum laude, from Temple University and obtained his M.D. degree and acceptance into the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society at Albany Medical College in Albany, New York.
     He completed two years of general surgery training and 3 years of anesthesiology residency at Albany Medical Center Hospital where he was also elected Chief Resident.   Dr. Sanel then completed a one-year interventional pain fellowship at the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center under the direction of Dr. Gabor Racz, a world-renowned expert in this field.  Although Dr. Sanel is well trained to treat a wide variety of pain syndromes, he has a special interest and expertise in the treatment of back and neck pain, Failed Back Syndrome and Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy.

   Dr. Anne-Marie Cosijns
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    Anne Marie Cosijns, M.D.,, is a Diplomat of the American Board of Pain Medicine. Prior to her work in Pain Management, she worked as a Board Certified Emergency Medicine physician for 8 years changing over to specializing in Pain Management in 2002. She was granted her medical degree, graduating magna cum laude, from the medical school at the University of Antwerp, in Belgium. She subsequently came to the United States and completed 2 years of general surgery residency in New York City, and then transitioned to and completed 3 years of Emergency Medical Residency at Albany Medical Center in Albany, New York. She brings to this practice all the skills of an experienced Emergency Room physician. She is fluent in German, Dutch, French, and English.

    Office Staff

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From left: Maricela takes care of our Front Office duties. She has been with us for 2 years. Robyn is our Office Manager and she has been with SCFAPM for over 4 years. Dr. Sanel Dr. Cosijns Katarina is our Surgery Scheduler and has been with the practice for over 6 years.