Dr. Chad Pletnick, MD

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Age 40
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Dr. Chad Pletnick, MD
Dr. Pletnick is a graduate of Drexel University College of Medicine, completed his Anesthesiology Residency at the University of Arizona, and completed his Pain Medicine Fellowship at Duke University. Dr. Pletnick was on faculty at the University of Arizona for two years. He has practiced anesthesiology in Oro Valley for the past eight years. He and his family live in Oro Valley. Dr. Pletnick enjoys spending time with his family, playing tennis, and spending time outdoors.

Arizona Pain Care Center

12480 N Rancho Vistoso Blvd Ste 180

Oro Valley, AZ 85755

Contact Information

(520) 742-4008

Dr. Chad Pletnick, MD

Dr. Chad Pletnick, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare

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Care Philosophy

Dr. Pletnick believes in a comprehensive approach to pain management that emphasizes a return to function with interventional approaches to minimize reliance on pharmacotherapy. 
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Dr. Pletnick's Experience

Dr. Pletnick'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
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

Conditions Treated

  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Pain
  • Knee Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures


  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Stellate Ganglion Block

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Wilkes University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Drexel Univ Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • St Joseph Hosp & Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Of Arizona
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Duke University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2017

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Pletnick accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare

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Hospitals where Dr. Pletnick has admitting privileges

Northwest Medical Center
6200 N La Cholla Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85741
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