Dr. Chengshui Zhao, MD

Pain MedicineMale

Dr. Zhao

University of Alabama Hospital

619 19th St S Birmingham, AL 35233

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(205) 934-6405

Dr. Chengshui Zhao, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Birmingham, AL. He is affiliated with UAB Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Zhao to book an appointment.

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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

Background Check

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for Alabama
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. Zhao's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zhao treats Low Back Pain more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Zhao treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zhao treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Zhao treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
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Osteoarthritis of Spine
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zhao treats Osteoarthritis of Spine more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Zhao treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Zhao's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Back Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

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Dr. Zhao accepts the following insurance:

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Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Chengshui Zhao, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Birmingham, AL. He is affiliated with UAB Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Zhao to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Chengshui Zhao, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Chengshui Zhao, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Zhao frequently treats Low Back Pain, Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement), and Osteoarthritis of Spine. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Zhao treats.

Where is Dr. Chengshui Zhao, MD's office located?

Dr. Zhao's office is located at 619 19th St S, Birmingham, AL 35233. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Chengshui Zhao, MD offer telehealth services?

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Locations

Practice

University of Alabama Hospital619 19th St S Birmingham, AL 35233
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Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center4940 Eastern Ave Baltimore, MD 21224
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Affiliated Hospitals

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UAB Hospital

Birmingham, AL

80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average

11 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)