We found 16 pain specialists who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold near Temple Terrace, FL.

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Dr. Hee Dennis S Lee, MD
Specializes in Pain Medicine
13330 Usf Laurel Drive
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Hee Lee's area of specialization is pain medicine. He studied medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine. He trained at Jackson Memorial Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Irvine for residency. Dr. Lee's clinical interests include migraine, complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), and spinal pain. Dr. Lee is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. He is affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF) Health. His practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Shoulder Pain, Spinal Pain, Compression Fractures, Joint ... (Read more)

Dr. Eric Ricardo Haynes, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
6953 East Fowler Avenue
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Eric Haynes specializes in anesthesiology and interventional pain medicine. Before completing his residency at Jackson Memorial Medical Center, Dr. Haynes attended medical school at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Haynes include cryotherapy, trigger point injections, and buprenorphine (suboxone) treatment. His patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 out of 5 stars. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Haynes's hospital/clinic affiliations include BayCare Physician Partners, BayCare Surgery Center (Trinity), and Medical Center of Trinity.

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Clinical interests: Cryosurgery, Buprenorphine Treatment, Nerve Block, Facet Injection, Surgical Procedures, Trigger ... (Read more)

Dr. Stanley Robert Dennison Jr., MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
1921 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Stanley Dennison's medical specialty is anesthesiology and interventional pain medicine. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with The University of Toledo, Dr. Dennison attended medical school at Central University of the East School of Medicine. In his practice, Dr. Dennison focuses on spinal cord stimulator. The average patient rating for Dr. Dennison is 2.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Dennison is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He is conversant in Spanish. His professional affiliations include St. Joseph's Hospital - North, Tampa Community Hospital, and Brandon Regional Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Spinal Cord Stimulator, Pain

Dr. Manjul Dilipbhai Derasari, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, Other
1912 E Busch Boulevard
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Manjul Derasari is an anesthesiology and pain medicine specialist in Tampa, FL. Dr. Derasari attended B.J. Medical College and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF). His areas of expertise include the following: back pain, trigger point injections, and fibromyalgia. The average patient rating for Dr. Derasari is 4.5 stars out of 5. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO. Dr. Derasari (or staff) speaks Spanish, Gujarati, and Hindi. Dr. Derasari's hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Joseph's Women's Hospital and St. Joseph Children's Hospital. He welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Fibromyalgia, Trigger Point Injections, Back Pain, Joint Injections

Dr. Eaton I Yen, DO
Specializes in Physiatry, Pain Medicine
13000 Bruce B. Downs Boulevard
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Eaton Yen's specialties are physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and pain medicine. He practices in Trinity, FL, Odessa, FL, and Tampa, FL. Dr. Yen's areas of expertise include migraine, complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), and facet injection. His average patient rating is 3.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University, Dr. Yen attended Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school. He is conversant in Chinese. Dr. Yen's hospital/clinic affiliations include James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital (JAHVH) and Medical Center of Trinity.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Neck Pain, Migraine, Nerve Block, Facet Injection, Musculoskeletal Problems, Nerve ... (Read more)

Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
11402 N 56th Street
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Miguel De La Garza is an anesthesiology and interventional pain medicine specialist in New Port Richey, FL and Tampa, FL. These areas are among his clinical interests: back pain, trigger point injections, and shingles. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. After completing medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dr. De La Garza performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF). Dr. De La Garza speaks Spanish. His professional affiliations include BayCare Physician Partners and BayCare Surgery Center (Trinity).

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Clinical interests: Auto Injuries, Fibromyalgia, Shingles, Trigger Point Injections, Back Pain, Hand Problems, Hip ... (Read more)

Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
13020 N Telecom Parkway
Temple Terrace, FL
 

Dr. Steven Barna is an anesthesiology and interventional pain medicine specialist. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Barna attended medical school at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Physiatry, Interventional Pain Medicine
13020 N Telecom Parkway
Temple Terrace, FL
 

Dr. Howard Jackson works as a physiatrist and interventional pain specialist. His average patient rating is 3.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Jackson studied medicine at MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. Dr. Jackson is accepting new patients.

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Specializes in Physiatry, Pain Medicine
9780 N 56th Street; Suite C
Temple Terrace, FL
 

Dr. Renato Vesga, who practices in Temple Terrace, FL, is a medical specialist in physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and pain medicine. He is a graduate of MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO.

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Specializes in Physiatry, Pain Medicine
13000 Bruce B. Downs Boulevard
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Roberto Perez-Millan's areas of specialization are physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and pain medicine; he sees patients in Tampa, FL. Dr. Perez-Millan is professionally affiliated with James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital (JAHVH). He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at Ponce School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
1 Tampa General Circle; Room A327, Fl Gulf - To - Bay Anesthesiology Associates Llc
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Willem Nel is a medical specialist in anesthesiology and pain medicine. He is rated 2.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
3450 E Fletcher Avenue; Suite 350
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Abraham Rivera is an anesthesiology and pain medicine specialist in Tampa, FL. Dr. Rivera graduated from the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine. On average, patients gave him a rating of 2.5 stars out of 5. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Rivera accepts.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
15303 Amberly Drive; Suite A
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Edgar Ramirez is a medical specialist in anesthesiology and interventional pain medicine. His average rating from his patients is 3.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Ramirez is a graduate of Ponce School of Medicine.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
13000 Bruce B Downs Boulevard
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Christopher Schrock, who practices in Tampa, FL, is a medical specialist in anesthesiology and pain medicine. He graduated from the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Specializes in General Practice, Pain Medicine, Family Medicine
15511 N Florida Avenue; Suite A2
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Pier Frank is a physician who specializes in general practice, pain medicine, and family medicine. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
1 Tampa General Circle; Room A327, Fl Gulf - To - Bay Anesthesiology Associates Llc
Tampa, FL
 

Dr. Hailiang Yang works as an anesthesiologist and pain doctor. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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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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