Ahdev Kuppusamy, M.D. is a double board certified anesthesiologist and interventional pain specialist whose primary goal is to improve the quality of life of his patients and their families.
Dr. Kuppusamy was born in Puerto Rico and speaks Spanish fluently. He completed a residency in anesthesiology and a fellowship in pain medicine at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, New Jersey.
Dr. Kuppusamy’s primary focus is placing patients’ needs first and treating them with the same respect, compassion and care with which he would treat his own friends and family members. Dr. Kuppusamy believes in a down-to-earth approach to medicine and places the highest emphasis on the doctor-patient relationship. He stresses the idea that a physician’s major role is to educate patients regarding their ailments and all their available treatment options, thereby allowing patients to make the best decisions on their medical care.
Dr. Kuppusamy feels that the best part of helping individuals struggling with chronic pain is the opportunity to not only help the patient he is treating, but to also change the lives of those around them. Pain affects every aspect of our lives and can prevent us from achieving a full quality of life. By eradicating pain, a person can return to a meaningful and fulfilling life and can also more fully enjoy the precious time that is spent with their loved ones. Dr. Kuppusamy is committed to helping his patients live a pain-free life.
Dr. Kuppusamy credits his father as being the most influential person in his life. His father’s work ethic, dedication, integrity, and perseverance through the many life struggles he endured inspire Dr. Kuppusamy to continually strive for excellence.