Dr. Carlos Viesca, MD

Dr. Carlos Viesca, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Carlos Viesca, MD is a pain medicine specialist in El Paso, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from University Autonomade Civdail Juavez in 1996 and specializes in pain medicine, anesthesiology, and more.

1755 Curie Dr Ste C

El Paso, TX 79902

Contact Information

(915) 533-7465

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Viesca performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Viesca's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

43  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • University Autonomade Civdail Juavez
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Re Thomason Texas Tech University Health Sc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Re Thomason/Ttuhsc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Umc/Ttuhsc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Viesca has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Viesca's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Viesca to family and friends
55 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (55)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (32)

Dr. Viesca's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

After 1st not so positive visit, 2nd procedure was a far better experience and today 3rd visit was great. He by all means is an excellent Dr. My pain has almost gone away completely. Bed side manner and scheduling has improved greatly and the wait was not bad at all
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I had an appointment with dr Viesca at 9:15 for a simple spinal injection and the doc did not come in until 12 o'clock. There all of his patients sat prepped and ready. We were also fasting. The staff were anxious and going around apologizing for something that occurs quite often. I left at...more
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Nightmare, they supposedly sedated me for a procedure and when it started I told them it really hurt and that I was not sedated, after screaming in pain they told me not to scream and asked for more sedation, they gave me more sedation still didn't work but never did they stop to wait for the...more
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He is totally incompetent. He had no idea about my chronic condition, symptoms, signs, treatment..nothing!!! but he took the money for the consultation and he thinks he can play with people's lives and health. His nerve blocks are done poorly and have no effect. He will ask for urine test every...more
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The wait is so bad. My doctor leaves and I seen viesca for 1 year and then I he a letter that I'm doctor shopping when I only went to him and my primary so how is that possible. I would recommend my dog to go there. Very quick to judge there when you follow all the rules. What is doc shopping when...more
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