Recommended Doctors

The following list contains doctors recommended by our readers. Some show their specialties. We welcome your contributions! Please send in your recommendations so we can have choices in every state and country. Adding as much information that is pertinent, such as address and phone number, specialty, such as pain, RSD, arthritis, etc., is also helpful.

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American Academy of Pain Management - Pain Patient Information

ALABAMA

Steven E Mather 
Spine Surgery Downers Grove IL 
630-968-1881

Center for Pain Management and Rehabilitation
Huntsville,Alabama
(256)517-7246
www.hsvpain.org
Thomas J.Kraus, D.O.
Ronald L. Collins, M.D.
Morris L.Scherls,  M.D.
A partner in health with Tennessee Valley Pain Consultants.


ALASKA

Michael Orzachowski, MD, MPH, RN
Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
3730 Rhone Circle, Suite 103
Anchorage, Alaska 99508
907-276-MIKE
907-563-1600
Fax 907-563-0100


ARIZONA

Dr. Winers
1910 E. Southern Ave.
Tempe Arizona 85282
Phone 602-831-2225 or may be 480


COLORADO

Dr. Daniel Bennett
Integrative Treatment Centers, NA
8406 Clay Street
Denver, CO 80031-3810
USA
Web Site: http://doctor.medscape.com/DanielBennettMD
303-487-6460
Fax: 303-487-6264
Email: denverpaindoc@home.com


CALIFORNIA

Dr. Mark Schnitzer, Neurosurgeon
Fullerton, CA
714-525-7177

Dr. John Flores
1545 W. Florida
Hemet,Ca
Phone:1 909--652--5898
Esp good with RSD

Interventional Pain Management
San Luis Obispo CA
(805) 541-0666

Sandra Roby M.D.
2405 Dels Lane
Turlock, Ca 95382
209-669-0817
SR3SA2L1@AOL.com

Dr. Randall Seago Orthopaedic Surgery
800 Pollard Ave.
Los Gatos, CA 95032
408-374-2703
excellent and very caring surgeon

Dr. Stanford Schiffer
Mowry Ave.
Fremont California is wonderful.
www.schiffer.com

NO FUSION. Flexible scar tissure fills in as a result of his technique. He will give you names and phone numbers of several of his patients as well. He has seen too many fusions gone bad and agrees that the spine should be flexible.


CANADA

Dr. Gordon Ko
Physical Medicine and Rehab
Sunnybrook Health Science Centre
University of Toronto
Room CG 24
Toronto, Ontario, CANADA
416-480-4069

CANARY ISLANDS

M. Robson-Salmon
Dr. Michael Robson-SalmonPuerto Del Carmen
Lanzarote
Canary Island
609-010231   928-513505   Fax 928-834066
Therapycenter@retemail.es
www.talk.to/lanzarotehealth…



CONNECTICUT


Dr. Luigi DiRubba 
Central Connecticut Chiropractic 
391 Highland Ave. Rt. 10 Cheshire, CT. 06410 
203-272-3239 
fax 203-272-2224 
email: dirubba@snet.net


ENGLAND

General Practitioner:
Dr J Wynne 
360 Didsbury Road 
Heaton Mersey
Stockport 
Cheshire 
SK4 3HT 
Telephone 0161 432 3900

Back Specialist: 
Dr Todd 
Stepping Hill Hospital 
Poplar Grove
Stockport 
Cheshire 
SK2 7JE
Telephone 0161 483 1010


FLORIDA 

Dr. Blumberg, Dr. Cantor and Dr. Reily
South Florida Spine Clinic
4875 N. Federal Highway, Suite 800
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33308
954-771-2551

John C. Amann  (surgeon)
Winter Haven, FL
863-293-2107  

Allan Honculad 
Dr. R. Tall Jewett 
Orthopedic Center 
Winter Park, Florida

University Pain Control Center  
John B. Rew, M.D 
Allan C. Honculada, M.D 
Robert A. Greenberger, M.D  
3500 E. Fletcher Ave., Suite 121  
Tampa, Fl. 33613

Dr. Max B. Medary
Neurological surgeon  (Greater Orlando Neurosurgery Spine, PA)
400 Celebration Place, Suite A-290
Celebration 3474  Florida
407-303-4344

GEORGIA

Orthopaedic surgeon / specializes in spine
Dr. John Dorchak 
The Hughston Clinic 
P. O. Box 2445 
Columbus, GA 31902 
706-324-6661 
* Also has an office in Auburn, Alabama


HAWAII

Jeffrey J.K. Lee
Orthopedic Surgeon
Honolulu, Hawaii 
808-523-8833


INDIANA

DR Randall Lee Oliver, MD
Oliver Headache And Pain Clinic
2828 Mt Vernon Avenue
Evansville, Indiana 47712-5800
812- 425-9824

Dr Ed Kowlowitz
7400 N. Shadeland Ave. 
Indianapolis IN 
317-578-PAIN


KANSAS

Dr. Alan Brewer 
KU Medical Center 
3901 Rainbow Blvd. 
Kansas City, KS 
913-588-3143


MARYLAND 

Dr. Nelson Hendler
1718 Greenspring Valley Road 
Stevenson, Maryland 21153

Quote from Patient:  "I can't express enough...how great Doc Hendler is! His is one of the best pain clinics out of the top  8 in the usa! Plus he travels overseas to develop and open up  pain clinics there. He is the co- founder of Johns Hopkins Pain Clinic when they first opened their doors! And the best thing...is that he is a great diagnostician...and he wont stop until he has an answer for your pain! --

The Orthopaedic Specialty Center
6080 Falls Road, Suite 203
Baltimore, Maryland 21209
(410) 377-8900
The Orthopaedic Specialty Center
E-mail


MAURITIUS 

Dr Pravin Ramdin ( Specialist in Occupational Medicine)
4, Barry Street
Curepipe MAURITIUS Tel:
230=674-7496
mailto:pramdin@intnet.mu 


MICHIGAN 

Dr Peter G. Grain
2603 Electric Ave Suite 4 Port Huton, Mi. 48060
(810) 987 1056

*readers note :The doc reviewed my MRI films, had a Mylogram done and operated on me within a ten day time. No more pain in my legs!!!!!

Dr. Jeffrey Fischgrund M.D.
16800 West Twelve Mile Road - Suite 100
Southfield, Michigan 48076-2176
Phone (248) 557-1900


MINNESOTA 

Manuel Pinto
Cities Spine Center
Minneapolis, Minnesota


MONTANA

Dr. John Oakley
Billings, Montana
Neurosurgeon-Pain Specialist
1-800-348-6274
406-238-6650 
website: Yellowstone Neurosurgical Associates, PC
Northern Rockies Pain Rehabilitation Center

 

MISSISSIPPI

Dr. Russell (Rusty) Linton
Orthopedic Surgeon 
2459 5th St North 
Columbus MS  39705 
662-328-1012 
(Orthopedic for football team Mississippi State University, and a fine young man)


NEW JERSEY 

Joseph P. Valenza, MD 
Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation 
Pleasant Hill Rd Chester, NJ 07930 
973-252-6300

Dr. Richard Sultan
Neurologist
Neptune, New Jersey

Holy Name Hospital Pain Management Center
Dr. Datta and Dr. Nestempower
Teaneck, NJ


NEW YORK

DO, FAOASM
Sports and Orthopaedic Medicine
317 Madison Ave. Ste. 200
New York, NY 10017
212-685-8113

Bruce Fredrickson Orthopedic  
Syracuse, New York  
315-472-2015

Dr. Daniel Bennett
1440 Broadway, New York, NY 10018
 212-204-1526  

Dr. Lloyd Gayle
Plastic Surgeon -- for tumors and scars
(212) 452-5121

Dr. Martin J. O'Malley
Orthopedic Surgeon
(212) 606-1579


LOUISIANA 

Dr. Nilofer Ahsan     
Rheumatologist 
312 Grammont Street Suite 407 
Monroe, La. 71201 
318-398-0291 
Specialty  -Fibromyalgia


OHIO 

Pain Care Specialists
1245 Sunbury Road, Suite #201
Westerville OH 43081
614-865-2120
Fax 614-865-2125

Dr. Sanford Emery
Cleveland University Hospital
11100 Euclid Ave.
Cleveland, Ohio 44106
216-844-8066


OKLAHOMA
 

Dr. Christine Codding, MD 
Rheumatology (Lupus, Fibromyalgia,
Osteoporosis)
1044 SW 44th St, 6th floor
Oklahoma City OK 73110
405-631-4263
888-371-4263

WORKERS COMP

Boettcher, Ryan & Martin
525 Central Park Drive
Oklahoma City, OK
1-800-725-2222 or (405)528-4567


OREGON

Northwest Spine Surgery  
Dr. Darrell C. Brett, M.D. FACS, FRCS, DABNS  
Neurological Surgery 
10101 SE Main Street, Suite 1006 
Portland, OR  97216 
503-253-4000           
503-253-4002
 
800-900-4004 
 

PENNSYLVANIA

Steven Kann MD
Tri- State Orthopedics 
5900 Corporate Drive Suite 200 
Pittsburgh, PA 15237 
412-369-4000 

Jack Smith MD Orthopedic 
409 S Main Street
Greensburg, Pa 15601 
724-834-4448

Stephen Falatyn MDmd(OSS)
701 Ostrum Street
Suite 602
Bethlehem Pa
610-807-9400

Charles CourtMDd (pain mgmt)
801 Ostrum street
Bethlehem PA
610-954-7320

Alexander Vaccaro MD (OSS)
Rothman Institute
925 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
215-955-3458


SOUTH CAROLINA

Dr. E. Carwile LeRoy
Noted immunologist/rheumatologist
University of Carolina
Charleston SC


VIRGINIA

 
Dr. John Barsanti
 Commonwealth Pain Specialists
 5700 Old Richmond Ave, Suite D
 Richmond, Virginia
 (804) 288-7246

Dr. Robin Hamill-Ruth
 U.Va. Pain Management Center
 545 Ray Hunt Drive
 Suite 316
 P.O. Box 801008
 Charlottesville, Va. 22908-1008
 434-243-5676
 800-251-3627

WASHINGTON 

Dr. Michael Boyd
400 Lilly Road NE
Olympia, WA 98506
360-459-7282

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