Dr. Alan Gonzalez-Cota, MD

Dr. Alan Gonzalez-Cota, MD

Interventional Pain Medicine | Male

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I believe the human body has a blueprint for self-healing from injury or disease; my job as a physician is to enhance that process with an individualized interventional approach to increase physical function, promote the return to a productive lifestyle at home or at work, and limit the need for future spine, joint, or nerve treatments.Read more

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Dr. Gonzalez-Cota's Care Philosophy

I believe the human body has a blueprint for self-healing from injury or disease; my job as a physician is to enhance that process with an individualized interventional approach to increase physical function, promote the return to a productive lifestyle at home or at work, and limit the need for future spine, joint, or nerve treatments.

Dr. Gonzalez-Cota says...

Many people have a fear of visiting a pain specialist because they are concerned that opioid prescriptions or physical therapy are the only options for treating pain.  This isn't the case in contemporary care, and at Advantia Health, we are focused on narcotic-free treatment priority, which is the best path to true, long-term pain relief.

Dr. Gonzalez-Cota says...

Narcotic-Free Pain Management, Interventional Pain Management, Rehabilitation of Spine Injuries, Neurological Interventions

Dr. Gonzalez-Cota's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Interventional Pain Medicine
  •  Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Discogenic Pain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain

Education

  • Internship Hospital
    U Of Mi St. Joseph Mercy Hosp

    Completed in 2007

  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor

    Completed in 2010

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor

    Completed in 2011

  • Other Education
    University Of California At San Diego

    Completed in 2006

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Functional Medicine
  • Headache Management
  • Integrative Medicine
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
  • Pain Medicine
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Pain Management
  • Sports Rehabilitation Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Intrathecal Drug Delivery System Insertion
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Minimally Invasive Lumbar Decompression (MILD)
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Operative Spine Treatment
  • Non-Opiate Pain Management
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Radiofrequency Intradiscal Biacuplasty
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stem Cell Therapy
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection