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Dr. Bruce Hairston, MD

Pain Medicine ·  Male · Age 47

Dr. Hairston

East Tennessee Medical Group

266 Joule St Alcoa, TN 37701

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Dr. Bruce Hairston, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Alcoa, TN and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Georgetown University in 1992 and specializes in pain medicine and physical medicine & rehabilitation pain medicine.


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(865) 268-2600

Dr. Hairston accepts the following insurance:

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Cigna
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Humana
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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hairston's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hairston treats Spondylitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hairston treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylitis
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hairston treats Spondylosis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Hairston treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hairston treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Hairston treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Hairston's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Injection
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Back Pain During Pregnancy
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

Dr. Bruce Hairston, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Alcoa, TN and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Georgetown University in 1992 and specializes in pain medicine and physical medicine & rehabilitation pain medicine.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

Stanford University Hospital
Residency Hospital
Brown University School Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1992
Georgetown University
Medical School
University Of The District Of Columbia
Undergraduate School
1992

Awards

Dr. Hairston's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hairston

4.3

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
16.666666666666668%
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Disappointed with the care I received. I would not recommend this doctor due to several reasons!
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As an R.N. myself I can tell you that my experience with Dr. Hairston has been exceptionally positive. He has a upmost professional and ethical approach to his patients. Have been seen by other pain physicians but hi expertise has been above reproach.
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