Dr. Christian Obah, MD

Dr. Christian Obah, MD

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Interventional Pain Medicine  ·  
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53 y/o
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Dr. Christian Obah, MD is an interventional pain medicine specialist in Kaysville, UT. He specializes in interventional pain medicine, internal medicine, and more.Read his story

Lifespring Pain Management Center

275 W 200 N Ste 7

Kaysville, UT 84037
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid of Utah
  • Medicare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Premera Blue Cross

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Dr. Obah's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Obah treats Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Obah treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Chronic Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Obah treats Chronic Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Obah treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Obah treats Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Obah treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Dr. Obah's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Botox® Injection
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Epidural Block
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Synvisc® Injection
  • Tension Headache
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Christian C. Obah is a Board Certified Internist and Anesthesiologist serving the Kaysville area for more than 18 years. Dr. Obah is experienced in Interventional Pain Medicine, Spinal Nerve Block and Steroid Injection. He is a professional memb...

Specialties

  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pain Medicine

Education

Fellowship Training In Pain Management-University Of Utah
Fellowship Hospital
Internal Medicine-Mount Sinai Hospital Som, North General Hospital, Ny
Residency Hospital
1982
Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital In Nigeria-M.D.
Medical School
1982

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Obah's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Obah

4.1

Based on 31 reviews

5 Stars
70.96774193548387%
(22)
4 Stars
3.225806451612903%
(1)
3 Stars
6.451612903225806%
(2)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
19.35483870967742%
(6)

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nice and concederate,happy to be here,no judging or downgrating,front desk reseptionest are so kind and polite
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Dr. Christian (Kris) Obah, M.D. is uncommonly kind, decent, genuine, & cares that his patients receive the best care he can provide. Dr. Obah answers questions and concerns. He actually listens to what I'm saying (a rarity among today's MDs). I've been his patient for 9 years, following him when he...Read More
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Danna Schow is wonderful! She listens to not only details of my pain management but me and my overall life care. She discusses alternate activities that I can do to improve all areas of my life, thus minimizing my pain control and the depression and anxieties that can add and exacerbate my pain....Read More
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Although they are very busy, the clinic truly takes time to know me and to understand my pain needs. Doctor Obah and the great staff took several angles to treat my pain issues and to get me back to functioning at a high level at work and with spending quality time with my family. They also have...Read More
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Altius Health Plans
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid of Utah
Medicare
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network
PHCS Network PPO
Premera Blue Cross
Heritage Signature
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University of Utah Hospital

Salt Lake City, UT