Assistant Professor
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas


BS from State University of New York at Buffalo
BA from State University of New York at Buffalo
MD from State University of New York at Buffalo
Internship at State University of New York at Buffalo
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Residency at State University of New York at Buffalo
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


Board Certified

Honors & Awards

2012: Top Ten Doctors, Museum District, Houston, Texas
2012: Patient’s Choice Award
2011: Patient’s Choice Award
2010: Patient’s Choice Award
2010: Compassionate Doctor Recognition
2004: Siegel Award for Excellence in Teaching: Category IV-Residents

Professional Interests

  • Specializing in the evaluation and treatment of a wide array of musculoskeletal conditions:
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Acute and Chronic Neck and Back Pain
  • Bursitis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome/Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Degenerative Disc and Joint Disease
  • Fibromyalgia and Myofascial Pain Syndrome
  • Gait Disturbance
  • Gout
  • Joint and Muscle Pain of the Limbs and Body (shoulder, elbow, wrist, hand, hip, knee, ankle, SI joint, etc.)
  • Neuropathy and Nerve Pain
  • Orthotic and Prosthetic Management in Amputation
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Physical and Occupational Therapy Coordination and Prescription
  • Radiculopathy (“Pinched Nerve”)
  • Sports and Non-Sports Injuries (such as Ligament, Tendon, Muscle Injuries)
  • Spasticity Management
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Weight Loss, and more...
  • Procedures Performed: Trigger Point Injections, Joint Steroid & Viscosupplementation Injections Under Ultrasound or Fluoroscopic Guidance, Soft Tissue Injections

Selected Publications

  • Yeh, P.C., Jayaram, P., Paily, P. "Syringomyelia: From the Cervicomedullary Junction to the Conus." AJPMR. 2015 December;94(12):e125-6.
  • Noble RW, Kwiatkowski LD, Paily P, DeYoung A, Wierzba A, Colby JE, Bruno S, Mozzarelli A.. "Mutational Effects at the Subunit Interfaces of Human Hemoglobin: Evidence for a Unique Sensitivity of the T Quaternary State to Changes in the Hinge Region of the alpha1-beta2 Interface." Biochemistry. 2001 October;40:12357-12368.
  • Kavanaugh JS, Weydert JA, Rogers PH, Arnone A, Hui HL, Wierzba AM, Kwiatkowski LD, Paily P, Noble RW, Bruno S, Mozzarelli A.. "Site Directed Mutations of Human Hemoglobin at Residue 35beta: a Residue at the Intersection of the alpha1-beta1, alpha1-beta2 Interfaces." Protein Science. 2001 September;10:1847-1855.