Dr. Claude Oliva, MD

Dr. Claude Oliva, MD

Anesthesiology  ·  
Male  ·  
59 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Claude Oliva, MD is an anesthesiology specialist in Lubbock, TX and has been practicing for 25 years. He specializes in anesthesiology, pain medicine, and more.Read his story

Center For Interventional Pain Management

4404 6th St

Lubbock, TX 79416
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup

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Dr. Oliva's Experience

Dr. Oliva's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Anesthesiology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Oliva's bio

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Oliva "My philosophy is to treat every patient as an individual, treat every patient to the best of my ability and to treat every patient the way I would want my family members to be treated."

3  Specialties

  • Anesthesiology
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Pain Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Oliva does not have any board certifications listed.

30  Conditions Treated

28  Procedures

  • Adhesiolysis
  • Botox® Injection
  • Bursa Injection
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Facet Joint Nerve Ablation
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Low Back Procedure
  • Lumbar Discography
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Texas Technical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Texas Tech Hsc-Family Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Texas Tech University Health Science Center-Anesthesiology
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Texas Tech Health Sciences Center-Interventional Pain Management
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Cedar Sinai Hospital-Cardiac Anesthesia/Acute and Chronic Pain Management
    Other Education | Completed 1992
  • Inmode/Invasix Aesthetic Solutions Specialist
    Other Education | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Chief Anesthesia Resident- Dept. Of Anesthesiology, 1992
Media & Publications

Dr. Oliva has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Oliva's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Oliva to family and friends
39 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Oliva's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Oliva Says:

My entire staff and myself want every patient to have a positive experience with our practice. 


Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Oliva was very helpful when I had my chronic pain condition. Since then, I have recovered, but am thankful for his help.
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Dr. Oliva is so compassionate and very caring. He managed my pain so effectively via epidural injections for herniations of discs in my neck and back. I had two different appointments for the injections. Each time was painless and he and his staff are very kind and patient oriented. I highly...more
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I was referred to Dr. Oliva by my primary care doctor for back pain. I am so pleased with the care that I received from Dr. Oliva and his talented and caring staff! I had one epidural and two weeks later, I am back to moving without being in constant pain. He has such great personality and he took...more
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Great Dr he is there 100% and listen to all your questions . I have been under his care for 2 years and for sure there no other like him. If you need great care see him he is the best Yvonne Cintron
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