Dr. Cathy X. Gao, MD

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Dr. Cathy X. Gao, MD

Pain Medicine | Female

Maryland Rehab/Pain Specs 5070 Dorsey Hall Dr Ste 101, Ellicott City, MD 21042 Get Directions
(410) 884-9293

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Dr. Gao specializes in Pain Medicine and practices in Ellicott City, MD. She practices at 1 location.

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    Specialties

    • Pain Medicine

    Conditions Treated

    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Arthritis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Fracture
    • Hand Conditions
    • Headache
    • Herniated Disc
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Knee Disorders
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Polyneuropathy
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Trigger Finger

    Procedures Performed

    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Pain Management
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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      Sanctions

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    • 0
      Board Actions

      No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    Education

    • Medical School
      Beijing Medical University

      Graduated in 1984

    • Residency Hospital
      Johns Hopkins Hospital

      Completed in 2001

      Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore

    Awards & Recognition

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    • Media & Publications

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Chinese
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Pain Medicine
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • No malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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