Dr. Aathirayen Thiyagarajah, MD

Accepting
New Patients

Dr. Aathirayen Thiyagarajah, MD

Pain Medicine | Male

Oaktree Medical Center 115 Brushy Creek Rd, Easley, SC 29642 Get Directions
(864) 855-1633

Learn about this Doctor

We treat spinal pain with x-ray guided needle procedures. Services include past medical review, initial consultation, electro-diagnostic studies and pain...   Read More

Dr. Thiyagarajah's Experience

94Experience
Match
Experience Match

See how Dr. Thiyagarajah's experience matches your preferences.

2
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

2
Board Certifications

Board certification indicates that a doctor is highly qualified in the medical field in which they practice.

Why It Matters: Board Certifications

Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitationnull
  • Spinal Injury Medicinenull
51
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

12
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

  • 0
    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

  • 0
    Board Actions

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

  • Medical School
  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
Awards & Recognition

View information about special awards and recognition for this provider.

    Languages Spoken

    Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

    Languages Spoken

      Visiting Dr. Thiyagarajah

      Dr. Thiyagarajah accepts 7 insurance carriers

      View all insurance carriers

      7 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

      *Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment

      /* /.overlay-container */}

      Reviewing Dr. Thiyagarajah

      Dr. Thiyagarajah's Review Details
      2 based on 4 responses
      Help millions around the nation find the right doctor by sharing your experience with your doctor.
      Key Survey Insights
      • Trustworthiness
         (4)
      • Helpfulness
         (4)
      • Staff
         (4)
      • Scheduling
         (4)
      Experience with Dr. Thiyagarajah
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (4)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (4)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (4)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
         (4)
      Dr. Thiyagarajah's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (4)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
         (4)
      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
         (4)
      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        16 – 30 minutes (3)
      Have you seen Dr. Thiyagarajah?
      Are you Dr. Thiyagarajah? Post a response on your personalized profile.

      Compare Dr. Thiyagarajah

      Compare this Doctor

      View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

      View all 116 matches
      ×

      Specialties

      • Pain Medicine
      • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

      Board Certifications

      Why It Matters: Dr. Thiyagarajah's Board Certifications

      Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

      • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
      • Spinal Injury Medicine

      Conditions Treated

      • Achilles Tendinitis
      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Arthritis
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Back Pain
      • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brain Disorders
      • Bursitis
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
      • Chronic Neck Pain
      • Chronic Pain
      • Chronic Pelvic Pain
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
      • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
      • Fibromyalgia
      • Fracture
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Headache
      • Herniated Disc
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Knee Disorders
      • Low Back Pain
      • Migraine
      • Neck Injuries
      • Neck Pain
      • Nerve Injury
      • Nerve Pain
      • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip
      • Osteoarthritis of Knee
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Rheumatoid Arthritis
      • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Scoliosis
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Deformities
      • Spine Disorders
      • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
      • Spondolthesis
      • Spondylitis
      • Spondylolisthesis
      • Sports Injuries
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
      • Upper Back Pain

      Procedures Performed

      • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
      • Epidural Steroid Injections
      • Joint Drainage
      • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
      • Nerve Block, Somatic
      • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
      • Pain Management
      • Peripheral Nerve Block
      • Spinal Cord Stimulation
      • Spinal Nerve Block
      • Steroid Injection
      • Trigger Point Injection

      Background Check

      • n/a
        Malpractice Claims not available

        Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

      • 0
        Sanctions

        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.

      Education

      • Medical School
        N.Colombo Medical College

        Graduated in 1993

      • Internship Hospital
        Med College Va

        Completed in 1999

      • Residency Hospital
        Tufts University New England Med Center

        Completed in 2001

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Harvard University Mgh/Spaulding Hospital

        Completed in 2002

      • Undergraduate School
        Royal College

        Graduated in 1985

      • Other Education
        Dept. Of Physical Medicine, Harvard University

        Completed in 2002

        Dept. Of Rehabilitation Medicine, Tufts University

        Completed in 2001

        Dept. Of Surgery, Medical College Of Virginia

        Completed in 1998

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
        • Final MBBS examination, 2nd Class, 1993
        What is a recognized doctor
      • Media & Publications

        Dr. Thiyagarajah has no media or publications listed.

      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Sinhala
      • Tamil
      ×

      Dr. Thiyagarajah's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Pain Medicine
      • Board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Spinal Injury Medicine
      • Malpractice claims in South Carolina not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
      ×

      Why Does Experience Matter?

      Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.

      ×

      Patient Satisfaction Results for Dr. Thiyagarajah

      Overall Patient Satisfaction Score

      Dr. Thiyagarajah's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Thiyagarajah

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
      ×

      Dr. Thiyagarajah's 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 arise, we may refer you to spine surgeons for open spine surgery or non-invasive pain specialists for long term pain management. We offer excellence in patient care, personal attention by attending physicians only, and very short wait times for our patients. Treatment plans are specifically designed for each individual to reduce pain, improve function, and maximize quality of life.