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Specializes in Anesthesiology • Male • Age 63

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Palms of Pasadena Hospital
1501 Pasadena Ave S
South Pasadena, FL 33707

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Innovative Spine Care, Tampa, FL
Westchase office
10903 Sheldon Rd
Tampa, FL 33626
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    Dr. Watson's Experience

    Dr. Watson's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Anesthesiology
    • Pain Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Anesthesiology
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    • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
    • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
    • Cervical Medial Branch Block
    • Discography
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Epidural Injection
    • Epidural Steroid Injections
    • Facet Block
    • Facet Joint Injection
    • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
    • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
    • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
    • Nerve Blocks
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    2
    • Back Pain
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Facet Joint Pain
    • Headache
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
    • Lumbar Herniated Disc
    • Lumbar Radiculopathy
    • Neck Pain
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
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    Background Check for Dr. Watson

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • 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

    Wright State Univ Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1983

    Residency Hospital

    Clarian Indiana University Hospital
    Complete in 1992

    Undergraduate Schools

    Northeast Louisiana University--Ph.D. in Pharmacokinetics--1979
    University of Cincinnati--B.S. in Pharmacy--1974
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Watson & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Watson's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    4.1 out of 5

    Dr. Watson's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.3 out of 5

    16 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    16 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    16 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    14 responses

    Experience with Dr. Watson

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.1 out of 5

    16 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.1 out of 5

    16 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.3 out of 5

    16 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.2 out of 5

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    Innovative Spine Care, Tampa, FL
    Westchase office
    10903 Sheldon Rd
    Tampa, FL 33626
    (813) 920-3022 (Office)
    (813) 920-3002 (Fax)
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