Dr. Christopher Huston, MD

Dr. Christopher Huston, MD

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Age 59
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Dr. Christopher Huston, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med in 1985 and specializes in pain medicine and physical medicine & rehabilitation.Read his story

2222 E Highland Ave Ste 300

Phoenix, AZ 85016

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Huston performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Huston's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Huston's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Huston "Dr. Huston was fellowship trained in the diagnosis, rehabilitation and utilization of interventional spine procedures for the treatment of painful spine disorders. He reviews for various medical journals, which has included the Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Journal of Physical Medicine, and Current Reviews in Musculoskeletal Medicine. Dr. Huston has served on several award, planning, and spine committees for the Physiatric Association of Spine, Sports & Occupational Rehabilitation. Additionally, he served as assistant chief of physical medicine and rehabilitation at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center for the U.S. Army in Washington, D.C. He has published various scientific abstracts, manuscripts, articles, and book chapters for various physical medicine, rehabilitation and spine disorder publications regarding spine disorders and interventions. Dr. Huston is regularly asked to present on those topics across North America. He is the TOCA Interventional Spine Fellowship Director. Physicians from across the country apply for the TOCA Interventional Spine Fellowship to work with Dr. Huston. RECOVERY. RESULTS. RELIEF."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Huston "To help people achieve health for life."

2  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

2  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

26  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Upper Back Pain

13  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Washington
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Washington
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Huston has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Huston's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Huston to family and friends
135 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (135)

  • 5
    (112)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Huston's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

I was in considerable pain. Not a new problem but a new Doctor Seemed like the whole process took a lot of time. I mentioned it to him and he said it had only been two weeks. It was a long time if your the one in that much pain. Good news! The injection has helped!!!
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Dr. Huston was very friendly and helpful in explaining my MRI results.
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We love Dr. Huston. He’s been very easy to work with and completely on board to get us through our injury.
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Dr Huston was very professional and explained my X-rays so I could understand what was wrong.
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DR.Huston was very professional and treated me kindly.....I have an injury and he has shown compassion when I describe my pain. ..... Ruthanne Bell
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