Dr. Russell Gilchrist, DO

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Specializes in Pain Medicine • Male • Age 44

214 18th St SE
Hickory, NC 28602
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Dr. Gilchrist's Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

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Frye Regional Medical Center
420 N Center St
Hickory, NC 28601

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OrthoCarolina
OrthoCarolina Hickory
214 18th St SE
Hickory, NC 28602
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    Dr. Gilchrist's Experience

    Specialties

    • Pain Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Pain Medicine
    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Epidural Steroid Injections
    • Facet Joint Injection
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
    • Nerve Conduction Studies
    • Nerve Conduction Velocity
    • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
    • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Injections
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Vertebroplasty
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Arthritis
    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Back Pain
    • Baker’s Cyst
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Foot Conditions
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Hand Conditions
    • Headache
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Neck Pain
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
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    • 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
    • Polyneuropathy
    • Postherpetic Neuralgia
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spinal Compression Fracture
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Spondylosis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Thoracic Spine Pain
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for North Carolina.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Graduated in 1997

    Internship Hospital

    Shanmyo Valley Hospital
    Complete in 1998

    Residency Hospital

    Temple University Hospital
    Complete in 2001

    Fellowship Hospital

    Upww
    Complete in 2002
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Gilchrist & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Patient Satisfaction

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    - in Granite Falls, NC |

    He does not want to talk about fibromyalgia to much. In oct. I got 1 shot he said for balance, strength is what I understood. In aug and sept. I had si joint nerve blocks, burns whatever. I was doing good.on my Dec. Visit I told him things had been going good.if I felt a little pain coming I rested it was gone...that was a big thing for me. I have fibromyalgia so my back hurts alot sometimes. On Dec.app.he felt back and said he wanted to get shots started. I didnt understand why but I had left.

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    OrthoCarolina
    OrthoCarolina Hickory
    214 18th St SE
    Hickory, NC 28602
    (828) 322-5172 (Office)
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