Dr. Brian Bannister, MD

Dr. Brian Bannister, MD

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Dr. Brian Bannister, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Ocean, NJ and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Upstate Medical University/ College of Health Professions in 2002 and specializes in pain medicine and anesthesiology.

802 W Park Ave Ste 223

Ocean, NJ 07712

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • EmblemHealth
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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Dr. Bannister's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Neck Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bannister treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Bannister treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bannister treats Low Back Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Bannister treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bannister treats Back Pain more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Bannister treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Bannister's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Discography
  • Endoscopic Thoracic Spine Surgery
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Migraine
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neuromodulation
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Pain Management
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rhizotomy
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Disc Disorders
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

Dr. Brian Bannister, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Ocean, NJ and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Upstate Medical University/ College of Health Professions in 2002 and specializes in pain medicine and anesthesiology.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

Education

2010
SUNY/Upstate Med U
Fellowship Hospital
2009
SUNY/Upstate Med U
Residency Hospital
2006
Wilson Memorial Regional Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2002
Upstate Medical University/ College of Health Professions
Medical School
2000
University of Rochester
Undergraduate School
2010
2009
2006
2002
2000

Dr. Bannister's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bannister

4.4

Based on 40 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
12.5%
(5)

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Dr. Bannister was very compassionate towards the needs of my 91 yr. old mother. He takes time with his patients and understood the severity of my mother’s discomfort . In addition the staff in his office are very professional and offered excellent assistance when booking an appointment and...Read More
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Dr. Bannister and his team are out of this world excellent! Dr. Bannister really takes the time to listen to his patients along with getting the proper diagnostic testing done to better understand which treatment plan will work best for you. His bedside manner is by far the best there is out there!...Read More
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I have several chronic issues leaving me unable to use several types of " normal pain relievers " I was extremely fortunate to find Dr Bannister, he is genuinely interested in every concern I have regarding my special circumstances. The staff is wonderful and attentive. Dr B,s choice of his PA was...Read More
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Dr Bannister told me he would help me when two other doctors kept just giving me different medication. Just because of my handicapp i felt other doctors thought i was making up the fact that i had pain. Dr. bannister reviewed my mri with me and asked me questions for over 20 minutes. After...Read More
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I was referred to Dr. Bannaster by a friend and wow what an experience. After a horrible encounter with a previous pain doctor Dr. B truly restored my faith in the medical industry!! He was very thourough in my initial visit and offered me various treatment options after I was diagnosed. He kept...Read More
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