Dr. Alka Kaushik, MD

Dr. Alka Kaushik, MD

Pain Medicine Anesthesiology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 65
Dr. Alka Kaushik, MD is a pain medicine anesthesiology specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from Lady Hardinge Medical College / University Of Delhi in 1976 and specializes in pain medicine anesthesiology, anesthesiology, and more.

3601 McKnight East Dr

Pittsburgh, PA 15237

Contact Information

(412) 369-9943

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • CoreSource
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • UPMC Health Plan

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Dr. Kaushik's Experience

Dr. Kaushik'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 Anesthesiology
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

3  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology
  • Addiction Medicine Anesthesiology
  • Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

3  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Lady Hardinge Medical College / University Of Delhi
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Lincoln Hospital-Ny Medical College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Methodist Hospital Brooklyn Ny
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Allegheny General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kaushik has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kaushik's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kaushik to family and friends
7 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. Kaushik's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

This doctor gives medication that is not covered by insurance and then will not change the medication. She does not return phone calls and leaves the office with open items need attention on a Friday!!! Stay away!
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I had my first visit with Dr. Kaushik and it will be my last. I had to change drs for my pain management due to a insurance change. She hardly looked at my records that I had brought in from my previous dr. She didnt do any of the proper manipulations of an impaired SI joint and said my pain was...more
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Excellent! I am an RN (w slight OCD tendencies) & extremely particular about my care. Dr Kaushik is meticulous, knows exactly what she's doing, & performs procedures w precision. She has done quite a bit of teaching w me, prescribed medications for me, & given me both facet & epidural steroid...more
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