David J. BenEliyahu DC, is the Administrative Director of the Back and Neck Pain Center at Mather Hospital, and Director of the Mather Chiropractic Collaboration Program. He has advanced certification in Sports Injuries and Pain Management. Dr. BenEliyahu is widely published on spine care in peer reviewed journals, and has made many presentations on spine care at multiple conferences. He is a member of the USA Olympic Medical Society having been selected to spend a month at the U.S. Olympic Training Center treating Olympic and USA elite athletes. Dr. BenEliyahu has been in private practice in Selden, NY for 34 years, where he directs an integrated and collaborative spine and musculoskeletal practice.
Sumeer Sathi, MD, is the Medical Director of the Neurosciences Center at Mather Hospital. He is also the founding member of Long Island Neuroscience Specialists. He is board certified surgeon focusing on both complicated brain and spine surgery. He obtained his Bachelors of Science in Neuroscience from the University of Rochester and received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School. He continued his interest in the neurosciences by training in neurosurgery. Dr. Sathi served as general surgery intern and neurosurgery resident at the Harvard Medical School program, The Children’s Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital. After finishing his residency, he entered a skull base and cerebrovascular surgery fellowship at Mayfield Institute at the University of Cincinnati.
Cynthia Price, MS, ANP-C, FA,is the Nurse Practitioner Navigator of the Back & Neck Pain Center. She has specialized in spine care for over fifteen years. She earned her Nurse Practitioner degree at Stony Brook University. She was a Major with the United States Army Reserve Nurse Corp. She joins Mather Hospital from New York Spinal Associates, where she worked as a certified Adult Nurse Practitioner and Certified First Assist.