We found 6 pain specialists who accept United Healthcare POS near York, PA.

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Dr. Daniel Carmine De Falcis, MD
Specializes in Pain Medicine, Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
1850 Normandie Drive
York, PA
 

Dr. Daniel Defalcis' areas of specialization are pain medicine and spinal cord injury medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Defalcis include nerve conduction studies (NCS), trigger point injections, and second opinions. Dr. Defalcis is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Highmark, and more. He graduated from Penn State College of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Defalcis (or staff) speaks French and Italian. Dr. Defalcis is affiliated with WellSpan York Hospital. He is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Second Opinions, Electromyography, Botox Injection, Forensic Evaluations, Joint Aspiration, ... (Read more)

Dr. Henry Able Richardson, MD
Specializes in Physiatry, Pain Medicine
228 St. Charles Way; Suite 100
York, PA
 

Dr. Henry Richardson is a specialist in physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and pain medicine. His clinical interests include pain management. Dr. Richardson is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended Loma Linda University School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Loma Linda University Medical Center. His professional affiliations include WellSpan Medical Group and WellSpan York Hospital. His practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Pain Management

Dr. Bruce Edward Sicilia, MD
Specializes in Pain Medicine, Spinal Cord Injury Medicine, Electrodiagnostic Medicine
1881 Loucks Road
York, PA
 

Dr. Bruce Sicilia is a York, PA physician who specializes in pain medicine, spinal cord injury medicine, and electrodiagnostic medicine. He is rated highly by his patients. Areas of expertise for Dr. Sicilia include spasticity, pain management, and stroke. Dr. Sicilia is in-network for United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Capital BlueCross, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Sicilia obtained his medical school training at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine and performed his residency at George Washington University Medical Center. He is professionally affiliated with WellSpan Health.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Electromyography, Botox Injection, Neuromuscular Disorders, Fibromyalgia, Joint ... (Read more)

Dr. To-Nhu Hoang Vu, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
1001 S. George Street
York, PA
 

Dr. To-Nhu Vu is an anesthesiology and pain medicine specialist. Clinical interests for Dr. Vu include pain management. She accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Capital BlueCross, in addition to other insurance carriers. She obtained her medical school training at Penn State College of Medicine and performed her residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Vu is professionally affiliated with WellSpan York Hospital. She is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Pain Management

Dr. Maria Purita Delos Angeles-Sicilia, MD
Specializes in Physiatry, Pain Medicine, Electrodiagnostic Medicine, Rehabilitative Services
1881 Loucks Road
York, PA
 

Dr. Maria Delosangeles-Sicilia practices physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation), pain medicine, and electrodiagnostic medicine in York, PA. In Dr. Delosangeles-Sicilia's practice, she is particularly interested in pain management, electromyography (EMG), and acupuncture treatment. She takes United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, Capital BlueCross, and more. She obtained her medical school training at George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and performed her residency at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore and a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Delosangeles-Sicilia (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Filipino and Spanish. She is affiliated with WellSpan Health.

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Clinical interests: Electromyography, Pain Management, Acupuncture Treatment, Rehabilitation

Specializes in General Practice, Family Medicine, Interventional Pain Medicine
2200 S George Street; Suite W-2
York, PA
 

Dr. Earl Edwards is a York, PA physician who specializes in general practice, family medicine, and interventional pain medicine. Dr. Edwards accepts United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, Coventry, and more. He graduated from Central University of the Caribbean School of Medicine.

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What is Pain Medicine?

Pain medicine is a specialty closely related to, but separate from, anesthesiology. Whereas anesthesiologists typically work to relieve a patient’s pain during surgery or another medical procedure, pain medicine specialists work to relieve their patients’ pain as they are out living their lives.

Pain medicine specialists treat patients who have acute or chronic pain. The pain may be a symptom of their problem (e.g. they are hurting because they were in a car accident), or the pain may be the problem itself (e.g. they are having migraine headaches). The pain specialist’s goal is to prevent pain from interfering with a patient’s quality of life.

Pain medicine specialists must have a thorough understanding of the physiology of pain, how it is caused, and what effects it has on the body. A good pain medicine specialist is able to evaluate patients who are hurting and who may not always be able to communicate their problems very well. To gain more information about their patients’ condition, pain medicine physicians can interpret specialized imaging tests. Using this information, pain medicine specialists must be able to prescribe a balanced treatment plan.

There are several treatments that pain medicine specialists may use to alleviate pain for their patients. They can prescribe medication, perform certain procedures, and refer patients to rehabilitation services. Often they will recommend multiple treatment methods to be used simultaneously. Some of these pain treatments include:
  • Implantable devices (intrathecal pump, spinal cord stimulator)
  • Injections (corticosteroids)
  • Medications (Percocet, Vicodin)
  • Nerve blocks (anesthetic injected into a nerve)
  • Physical therapy
  • Surgery
  • Alternative medicine therapies, such as biofeedback, acupuncture, and hypnosis

Being in pain takes away your enjoyment of life. It can lead to depression and stop you from engaging in even everyday activities. Because pain can’t be seen or tested for, it is sometimes overlooked by others. A pain medicine specialist works to safely restore your quality of life.
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