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Specializes in Pain Medicine • Male

4921 Parkview Pl # CB8605
Saint Louis, MO 63110
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Hospital Quality

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Barnes Jewish Hospital
One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza
Saint Louis, MO 63110
Barnes - Jewish West County Hospital
12634 Olive Boulevard
Saint Louis, MO 63141

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Accepting new patients?

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Washington Univ Orthopaedics
Washington Univ Orthopaedics
4921 Parkview Pl # CB8605
Saint Louis, MO 63110
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    Dr. Metzler's Experience

    Specialties

    • Pain Medicine
    • Sports Medicine
    • Sports Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

    Board Certifications

    • Sports Medicine
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    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arthritis
    • Ataxia
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Back Pain
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
    • Chondromalacia of the Patella (Runner's Knee)
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Coccygeal Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Or Upper Arm Arthritis
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Heel Spur
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
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    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sacrum Disorders
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Stress Fracture of Foot
    • Thoracic Spine Pain
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Graduated in 1995

    Residency Hospital

    Med College Wi Affil Hosps
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Metzler & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Metzler's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Barnes - Jewish West County Hospital

    • Barnes Jewish Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Washington Univ Orthopaedics
    4921 Parkview Pl # CB8605
    Saint Louis, MO 63110
    (314) 747-2500 (Office)
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