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Gramercy Pain Center

Gramercy Pain Center offers interventional pain medicine by board certified physicians for patients who want to manage the symptoms of their chronic conditions. We’re located in Holmdel, Red Bank, Montclair, and Jersey City, NJ. Schedule your appointment today.
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Relieving Pain and Improving Your Quality of Life with Integrated Pain Management

We use an integrated approach to helping reduce your pain and improving your quality of life. We combine physical therapy, home exercises, medications, and minimally invasive interventional procedures. We want to help decrease your pain and improve your function. Our staff is kind, caring, and passionate about our patients. They're all trained to the highest standards and take pride in the care they give.

Led by board-certified interventional pain management specialist Ajay Varma, MD, DABA, DABAPM, Gramercy Pain Center uses the latest medical and science-based practices to provide a wide variety of pain management treatment plans that include physical therapy, home exercises, medications, and even minimally invasive procedures.

Our caring team understands the difficulties of recovering from invasive procedures or living with chronic conditions. With our help, you can receive a treatment plan customized to your condition to help you get sufficient pain relief while adapting to your condition to minimize the duration, frequency, and intensity of your pain.

If you’re experiencing chronic pain from a medical condition or during recovery after surgery or regular strenuous activities, visit any of Gramercy Pain Center’s four locations. Dr. Varma, and their compassionate team of experienced professionals can get you the treatment to minimize your pain and live life to the fullest.

Conditions We Treat

Our state-of-the-art facilities across New Jersey are fully-equipped to help minimize the pain you experience from a number of chronic conditions.


Our state-of-the-art facilities across New Jersey are fully-equipped to help minimize the pain you experience from a number of chronic head conditions such as:

Headaches Treatments


Neck pain is a common complaint that can stem from issues like poor posture, osteoarthritis, nerve compression, injuries, muscle strains, and more. If you’re experiencing chronic neck pain, let Dr. Varma and Dr. Ali take a look and provide you with the right treatment plan for the following neck problems:

Neck Treatments


Several bones, joints, tendons, muscles, and other tissues are responsible for the wide range of mobility your shoulders have. If you're experiencing inflammation, fractures, cracking, or moderate pain, have it checked by our pain management specialists. Have the following conditions examined out before they worsen:

Shoulders Treatments

Back and Spine

Back pain is a leading cause of disability – don’t let chronic back pain be the reason you miss out on your life’s greatest milestones. Let Dr. Varma and Dr. Ali find the root cause of your back and spinal pain and provide effective pain management solutions for the following types of back and/or spine pain:

Back and Spine Treatments


Your hip joint is the largest in your body, allowing for the wide range of fluid movement you use daily. Don’t let the effects of aging, accidents, or injury trigger debilitating hip pain that can limit your movement, such as the following:

Hips Treatments


Knee pain can limit your mobility and can inhibit you from performing simple tasks like walking or climbing up stairs with ease. Go the distance and prevent your chronic condition from affecting your active lifestyle with the right pain management plan for the following knee-related problems:

Knees Treatments

Sports Injuries

Athletes are at higher risk of developing joint and muscle conditions because of their active lifestyles wearing out their bodies faster. Don’t let your injuries stop you from playing the sports you love. Dr. Varma and Dr. Ali can help you recover and get you back on the field as soon as possible from injuries including:

    Sports Injuries Treatments


    At Gramercy Pain Center, we can provide pain management solutions caused by a number of diseases and chronic conditions. Everyone’s bodies are different, and we can customize your treatment plan to suit your body’s needs best and fast-track your recovery period.

    Other Treatments

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    Gramercy Pain Center Today

    At Gramercy Pain Center, every patient is given the pain management services that they deserve.
    Schedule your initial consultation with Dr. Varma today and see what Gramercy Pain Centers can do for you!

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    Meet Our Physician

    Ajay Varma, MD, DABA, DABAPM

    Sports Medicine, Interventional Pain Medicine & Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

    Dr. Varma is a trained and board-certified physician in Interventional Pain Medicine and Anesthesiology. Having grown up in England, he went to medical school at the University of Manchester before moving to the United States to start his Internal Medicine residency at the University of Massachusetts and Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine at SUNY Upstate Medical University.

    In 2010, Dr. Varma founded Gramercy Pain Center in two locations: Gramercy Park, New York City and Holmdel, New Jersey. Dr. Varma specializes in minimally invasive procedures to help relieve his patients of chronic pain for conditions like arthritis, spinal stenosis, bulging or herniated discs, sports injuries, and cancer-related pain.

    Our Services

    We have equipment, tools and other assistive devices our team needs to help you carry out your personalized treatment plans. Dr. Varma use a number of minimally invasive procedures and treatments to help you manage your pain.

    Non-Surgical Orthopedic Options

    Invasive surgical procedures are often the last resort for pain management as non-surgical procedures can effectively treat most chronic conditions. Within non-surgical procedures, you can minimize your downtime and recovery while still finding ways to adapt to your condition.

      Non-Surgical Orthopedic Options

      Interventional Pain Management

      Prevent pain triggers and allow yourself to live independently in spite of your chronic conditions. Our interventional pain management services help you manage your pain and prevent it from limiting your ability to perform everyday activities and hindering your quality of life.

        Interventional Pain Management

        Epidural Steroid Injections

        Injectable pain relievers may be more practical and offer longer-lasting solutions while minimizing the side effects of your treatment. Schedule an appointment with Dr. Varma and Dr. Ali for an initial consultation to see if injectable treatments are right for you.

          Epidural Steroid Injections

          Radiofrequency Ablation

          A minimally invasive treatment that doesn’t require anesthesia or extensive downtime. This uses radiofrequency waves to disable nerve fibers for long-term pain relief for at least one year.

            Radiofrequency Ablation

            What Our Patients Say

            Why Gramercy Pain Center?

            Your Physician-Led Pain Center

            Headed by two experienced physicians with extensive knowledge on pain management, Gramercy Pain Center offers the best in managing chronic pain due to various causes. You can expect reliable and effective treatment plans from Dr. Varma that can improve the way you see yourself living with your condition.

            Personalized Treatment Plans

            Everyone’s bodies are different, which means not everyone can benefit from the same treatment plan. You’ll discuss your condition with Dr. Varma, who can evaluate and develop the right course of action to help restore your quality of life.

            A Facility That Cares

            Our state-of-the-art facilities in all of our locations are fully-equipped to help you with your pain. Let our kind, caring, and compassionate team provide you with the highest levels of care when you step into any facility.

            Schedule Your Consultation with Gramercy Pain Center Today

            At Gramercy Pain Center, every patient is given the pain management services that they deserve. Restore your quality of life and prevent your condition from causing chronic pain that disrupts your ability to live independently.

            Schedule your initial consultation with Dr. Varma today and see what Gramercy Pain Centers can do for you.

            Schedule Your Consultation