Dr. Alka Kaushik, MD

Dr. Alka Kaushik, MD

Pain Medicine Anesthesiology  |  
Female  |  
Age 65
(6)
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Dr. Alka Kaushik, MD is a pain medicine anesthesiology doctor who practices in Pittsburgh, PA. She is 65 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.

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

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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

  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
3

Procedures

  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • 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
2.3
based on 6 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Kaushik's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

West View |
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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Dr. Kaushik accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareSource
  • CoreSource
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
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    United Healthcare
  • UPMC Health Plan

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