Dr. Aathirayen Thiyagarajah, MD

Dr. Aathirayen Thiyagarajah, MD

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Dr. Aathirayen Thiyagarajah, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Greenville, SC and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from N.Colombo Medical College in 1993 and specializes in pain medicine and spinal cord injury medicine.

2076 Woodruff Rd

Greenville, SC 29607

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Dr. Thiyagarajah's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thiyagarajah treats Chronic Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Thiyagarajah treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thiyagarajah treats Low Back Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Thiyagarajah treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Back Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Thiyagarajah treats Back Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Thiyagarajah treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Thiyagarajah's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Cancer Pain
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Steroid Injections
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Headache
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Low Back Pain
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Injuries
Neck Pain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Injury
Nerve Pain
Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Pain Management
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Disorders
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondolthesis
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sports Injuries
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Care Philosophy

We treat spinal pain with x-ray guided needle procedures. Services include past medical review, initial consultation, electro-diagnostic studies and pain relieving procedures. Based on our evaluation, we will provide therapeutic options. If need aris...

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

2002
Harvard University Mgh/Spaulding Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2002
Dept. Of Physical Medicine, Harvard University
2001
Tufts University New England Med Center
Residency Hospital
2001
Dept. Of Rehabilitation Medicine, Tufts University
1999
Med College Va
Internship Hospital
1998
Dept. Of Surgery, Medical College Of Virginia
1993
N.Colombo Medical College
Medical School
1985
Royal College
Undergraduate School
2002
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2001
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1999
1998
1993
1985

Languages

  • Sinhala
  • Tamil
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Final MBBS examination, 2nd Class, 1993

Dr. Thiyagarajah's Reviews

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Never have seen a doctor so concern with money as he is. Very rude and he runs down others. He is the great one and no other iis worthy. He wants to sell you on what he can do and not what is best for you. Did not refer when surgery was needed. It is like he wants to keepp you in pain and not...Read More
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Wanted to prescribe medications that were going to cost $300 plus out of pocket a month with insurance included. Wouldn’t listen to the financial dilemma this was putting his patient in. There are generics but didn’t want to go there.
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Never again! After jumping through hoops and lots of money down the drain, this man wants to prescribe meds that cost $689 a month!
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
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