Dr. Charles Hilgenhurst, MD

Interventional Pain MedicineMaleAge 64

Dr. Hilgenhurst
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Precision Pain Care - Smyrna

519 Enon Springs Rd E Smyrna, TN 37167

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(615) 223-6200

Dr. Charles Hilgenhurst, MD is a Interventional Pain Medicine Specialist in Smyrna, TN. He is affiliated with medical facilities Tristar Stonecrest Medical Center and Tristar Southern Hills Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hilgenhurst to book an appointment.

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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Experience
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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hilgenhurst's conditions and procedures:

  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Discography
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Herniated Disc
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Stem Cell Therapy
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vertebroplasty

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(615) 223-6200

Dr. Hilgenhurst accepts the following insurance:

AARP
Aetna
Choice PPO
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card
Blue Card PPO
Network P
Network S
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Cigna-HealthSpring
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care
Choice Care PPO
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Medicare
Medicare Advantage PPO
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
PHCS
Private HealthCare Systems
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tricare
Prime
Standard
Triwest
UnitedHealthCare
Medicaid
United Healthcare
United Healthcare PPO
WellCare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

Dr. Hilgenhurst's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hilgenhurst

4.5

Based on 116 ratings

5 Stars
82.75862068965517%
(96)
4 Stars
4.310344827586207%
(5)
3 Stars
1.7241379310344827%
(2)
2 Stars
0.8620689655172413%
(1)
1 Star
10.344827586206897%
(12)
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What went well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions (104)
  • Appointment scheduling (102)
  • Explained conditions well (102)
What could be improved
  • Long wait times (23)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (12)
  • Appointment was rushed (11)
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five stars
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jo A. W. – May 24, 2021
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always the best, this was a fast visit.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
1 person found this helpful
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Lacey L. – May 24, 2021
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providers are great nurse not so friendly
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Johnny H. – May 24, 2021
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five stars
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Patricia R. – May 05, 2021
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wonderful
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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James J. – May 05, 2021
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five stars
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jamie E. – May 05, 2021
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five stars
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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John H. – May 05, 2021
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five stars
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jurea B. – May 05, 2021
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great
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Patricia R. – Mar 25, 2021
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five stars
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Don B. – Mar 11, 2021
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great
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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Lonay S. – Mar 11, 2021
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love coming here! very nice & polite & caring
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Lacey L. – Mar 11, 2021
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asked good questions and answered all my questions
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Susan H. – Mar 11, 2021
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In pain but hoping to get better
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Melanie B. – Mar 04, 2021
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five stars
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Christy C. – Mar 03, 2021
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Staff are great people.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Robert S. – Mar 03, 2021
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five star
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Cynthia A. – Mar 03, 2021
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great
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jeffery T. – Mar 03, 2021
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5 Stars
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Lee P. J. – Mar 03, 2021
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5 stars
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Terissa S. – Mar 03, 2021
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About Me

Care Philosophy

An interventional pain management leader in Tennessee, Dr. Graf Hilgenhurst is the founder of PrecisionPain Care and Spine and Pain Physicians Surgery...Read more

Biography

Dr. Hilgenhurst was an anesthesiologist and assistant professor at Tufts/New England Medical Center in Boston, before establishing a spine and pain practice in Tennessee.

Specialties

  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Management
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Education

1989
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine The University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1987
Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY
Residency Hospital
1984
Rush Med College
Internship Hospital
1979
Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL
Undergraduate School
150 Pain Management Physicians to Know- Beckers ASC Review, May 1, 2012
Board of Directors- Tennessee Pain Society
Faculty- American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
Faculty- International Spine Intervention Society
President- Tennessee Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
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Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Charles Hilgenhurst, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Hilgenhurst has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Charles Hilgenhurst, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Charles Hilgenhurst, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Hilgenhurst frequently treats Autonomic Disorders, Back Pain, and Botox® for Chronic Migraine. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Hilgenhurst treats.

Where is Dr. Charles Hilgenhurst, MD's office located?

Dr. Hilgenhurst's office is located at 519 Enon Springs Rd E, Smyrna, TN 37167. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Precision Pain Care - Smyrna

Precision Pain Care - Smyrna519 Enon Springs Rd E Smyrna, TN 37167
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Precision Pain Care - Nashville

Precision Pain Care - Nashville393 Wallace Rd Ste 403 Bldg A Nashville, TN 37211
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Hilgenhurst is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Tristar Stonecrest Medical Center

Smyrna, TN

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

Tristar Southern Hills Medical Center

Nashville, TN

76% Patient Experience Rating, 7% higher than the national average

1 Award Received