Tri-State Pain Institute

Pain Medicine, Neurosurgery · 7 Providers

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Tri-State Pain Institute

2374 Village Common Dr Ste 100
Erie, PA 16506
View All Locations(814) 833-7246

Office Providers

Angela Dunkle, PA-C

Angela Dunkle, PA-C

Physician Assistant (PA)

April Sweeney, CRNP

April Sweeney, CRNP

Nursing (Nurse Practitioner)


Office Provider Reviews

3.9
(103)

based on the average of 103 provider reviews for Tri-State Pain Institute

Review of Dr. Ko

- in Perry, OH |

Dr Ko is a great doctor. Sure do miss him when is was here in Concord both him and his staff was great. And the staff still is!!
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Review of Dr. Diefenbach

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I went to this doctor in 2015 for low back pain and left leg pain. He didn’t even look at my MRI report or disc. He didn’t even examine me. Asked if the pain went all the down the leg I said no. And he says nope your not a candidate for surgery. He ordered the treatment of a tens unit. Never got the tens unit. No phone call back nothing. He was not very nice.He completely dismissed me didn’t care that I was in pain. I will never go back to him again.
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Review of Dr. Thomas

- in Erie, PA |

It is hard to get in to see him and sometimes you have to wait but it is worth the wait. I love him!
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Review of Dr. Thomas

- in Erie PA |

Dr. Thomas is Awesome! He is the best at giving injections. I highly recommend him if you’re in pain. His staff is amazing.
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Review of Dr. Diefenbach

- in PA |

I saw Dr. Diefenbach for my neck and wasn't impressed. My 24 year old son saw him for his back and the whole time we were in there he kept running down the doctor who did my husband's surgery. He kept saying "I'm not going to do surgery, you're too young". Maybe he is a better surgeon than he was helpful to us.
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Review of Dr. Thomas

- in Erie, PA |

The care and results I receive from Dr. Thomas reaches far beyond my level of expectations and satisfaction. I am always seen in a timely fashion, and always receive excellent care and speedy relief. His wonderful staff also helps to make the process simple, as well as comforting.
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Review of Dr. Thomas

- in Erie Pa |

I would recommend Dr.Thomas at Tri-State Pain Institute to anyone who is suffering from any kind of pain he is an amazing Dr he's so thorough and knows exactly what he's doing amazingly gives you an injection exactly where it needs to be there's no pain involved and the relief you feel is amazing if you ever need a doctor to help you with any kind of pain you need to go to dr. Thomas and his staff is very good. I would refer anybody to him
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Review of Dr. Thomas

- in Erei, Pa. |

As a multi-year patient of Dr. Thomas, my satisfaction level exceeds all boundaries. The excellent care I receive has kept me in comfort, and OFF of a surgical table. I recommend Dr. Thomas skills to any and all. Also, kudos to an excellent and caring staff. Timothy Boetger Sr.
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Review of Dr. Thomas

- in Erie Pa |

I have been a patient of Dr Thomas for almost 30 years. He has brought me relief on several occasions. I would highly recommend him to anyone who is in severe pain.
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Review of Dr. Thomas

- in Erie |

I have been a patient of Dr. Thomas for the last 10 years. He has always brought me relief after having two back surgeries. I would recommend him highly.
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Learn About Tri-State Pain Institute

56 Procedures

  • Abscess Or Cyst Drainage Or Aspiration
  • Abscess Or Fluid Incision And Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (Csf) Shunt - Insertion, Repair Or Removal
  • Cervical Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery Of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Discography
  • Dural Repair Or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Ilioinguinal And Iliohypogastric Block
  • Implantable Peripheral Neurostimulator
  • Incision And Removal Of Foreign Object
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Lamina Procedures (Incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Medical Branch Block
  • Minimally Invasive Lumbar Decompression (Mild)
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction By Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Block
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery For Deformities
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Transforaminal Epidural Block
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vertebroplasty

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Tri-State Pain Institute accepts 24 insurance carriers

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • HAP Insurance
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Independent Health
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Tricare
  • UPMC
  • UnitedHealthCare

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