About Dr. Foye

Dr. Patrick Foye, M.D., is the Founder and Director of the Coccyx Pain Center (Tailbone Pain Center) and author of the book “Tailbone Pain Relief Now!”

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Dr. Patrick Foye, M.D., Professor, and Director, Coccyx Pain Center
Dr. Patrick Foye’s Office and Expertise

  • Dr. Foye is well-known for his expertise in non-surgical treatment a variety of painful conditions of the coccyx (tailbone), back and limbs.
  • His personable, private-practice office is located on a modern, renowned, academic medical school campus.
  • Dr. Foye is the author of the book, “Tailbone Pain Relief Now!
  • Dr. Foye is an Professor of PM&R at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School.
  • He has won multiple awards for his teaching abilities, bedside manner, and community service.
  • Dr. Foye has given hundreds of lectures, and publishes extensively within the medical literature.
  • Dr. Foye is the creator and Director of the Coccyx Pain Center at New Jersey Medical School, within Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.
  • He is also Director of the Coccyx Pain Center (Tailbone Pain Center) at University Hospital, in Newark, N.J.

Patrick M. Foye, M.D.

  • Director, Coccyx Pain Center (Tailbone Pain Center), Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
  • Professor, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PM&R)
  • Board Certified: American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R)
  • Board Certified: American Board of Independent Medical Examiners, 1999-2004
  • Board Certified: American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine (EMG, Nerve Studies, etc), 1999
  • Board Certified: Pain Medicine (Sub-Specialty Pain Board certification, via the American Board of PM&R and the American Board of Anesthesiology)

Additional Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Responsibilities

  • Co-Director, Outpatient Musculoskeletal Medicine
  • Co-Director, Medical Student Clerkships
  • National Managing Editor, eMedicine, PM&R division.
  • Member of the Medical Examiners’ Panel, for the State of New Jersey

Magazine Article
Document Magazine article about Dr. Foye, Tailbone Pain Center Magazine article about Dr. Foye, Tailbone Pain Center, in Pulse

For an appointment to see Dr. Foye for Tailbone Pain, click herehttps://tailbonedoctor.com/forms/

Photos of Dr. Foye 

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Fluoroscopy helps guide injections for Tailbone Pain.
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Patrick Foye, M.D., Director of the Tailbone Pain Center
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Personally reviewing MRI and X-ray images is important for Tailbone Pain.

Tailbone Pain Doctor, Distinguished Clinician Award, Patrick Foye MD
Dr. Foye received the “Distinguished Clinician” national award from the American Academy of PM&R.
Tailbone Pain Doctor, Master Educator Guild, Patrick Foye
Dr. Foye was inducted into the “Master Educator Guild” at UMDNJ, our nation’s largest public health science university.
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Dr. Foye came to New Jersey Medical School more than 20 years ago, in 1988 for medical school. He has been a full-time faculty member here since 1996.

Patient Choice Award, Tailbone Pain Doctor
Dr. Foye’s “Patient Choice Award” was based on complimentary patient feedback.
Distinguished Clinician Award, AAPM&R, Patrick Foye MD
“Distinguished Clinician” national award


Tailbone Pain (Coccyx Pain) Doctor / Physician

Tailbone Pain (Coccyx Pain) Free Review Article at eMedicine

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Tailbone Pain (Coccyx Pain) Images, Xrays, MRI & Photos

Dr. Foye’s Listing on Spine Universe

Information on Tailbone Pain (Coccyx Pain) Relief

eMedicine article on Tailbone Pain (Coccyx Pain)

Testimonials from Patients with Tailbone Pain (Coccyx Pain)

Dr. Foye’s Faculty Profile at New Jersey Medical School

Tailbone Pain (Coccyx Pain) images on Flickr

Dr. Foye’s “How to” articles on Tailbone Pain:


How to tell if you have a BROKEN TAILBONE (FRACTURED COCCYX)

How to tell if you have TAILBONE PAIN (COCCYX PAIN)


How to Pick a COCCYX CUSHION (TAILBONE CUSHION) for Coccyx Pain (Tailbone Pain)

How to know if your MRI included the TAILBONE (COCCYX MRI)



How to Decide about Tailbone Removal (Coccyx Removal Surgery, Coccygectomy) for Tailbone Pain


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 Patrick Foye, M.D.,
Director of the Coccyx Pain Center,
PM&R at Rutgers
New Jersey Medical School,
90 Bergen St,
DOC Suite 3100,
Newark, New Jersey, USA, 07103.

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Patrick Foye, M.D.


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and treating tailbone pain.
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