"Pain doesn’t have to control your life. It is important to set goals with your physician and start achieving them by working together as a team."
Dr. Groves is board certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. As a physiatrist, she specializes in musculoskeletal medicine and pain management. She completed her residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia in 2004 where she also served as Chief Resident. Dr. Groves has extensive experience treating acute injuries as well as managing chronic pain caused by arthritis, tendonitis, neuropathy and herniated discs. She offers a comprehensive approach to pain conditions and her focus on function helps her patients get back to an active lifestyle. Dr. Groves prides herself on being able to partner with her patients in setting goals and guiding them to make the best treatment decisions possible.
Dr. Groves has a special interest in lower back pain and interventional pain management. She is proficient in electrodiagnostic testing, also called EMGs. She often teams up with physical therapists, chiropractors, orthopedic surgeons, neurosurgeons and rheumatologists to help patients receive the best comprehensive care.
An avid sports fan, there is only one thing Dr. Groves loves more than cheering on the NY Giants or the NY Rangers, and that is cheering on her own boys at hockey rinks around the country.
Dr. Groves is very knowledgable and offers good advice. She is kind and compassionate and easy to get to see.
— Laura Fogarty
Dr. Groves is amazing! If you take the average doctors response time to an inquiry, the ability to give clear instruction, and having empathy for your situation...you can multiply it 10X over with Dr. Groves. I recommend her wholeheartedly.
— Neil Wagman
I went in as a new patient with excruciating back pain and was seen the same day. I want to thank Dr. Groves for getting me up moving again.
— Debbie P.
It's really great to have a Doctor who cares about you and your health !! Thank you Dr, Groves
— Thomas Sears
Dr. Groves is very knowledgeable and empathetic toward the needs of her patients. I felt heard and validated. Would recommend her to others needing help managing their pain.
— Michelle Devaney
Terrific care !
— Barbara Hassenfeld