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Dr. Damien Tavares III, MD

Pain Medicine ·  Male · Age 40

Dr. Tavares III

Dr. Damien Tavares III, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Honolulu, HI and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from University Of Hawaii School Of Medicine in 2006 and specializes in pain medicine.


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Dr. Tavares III' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Spondylosis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tavares III treats Spondylosis more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Tavares III treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Migraine
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tavares III treats Migraine more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Tavares III treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Basilar Migraine
  • Classic Migraine
  • Common Migraine
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Facioplegic Migraine
  • Familial Hemiplegic Migraine
  • Headache-Free Migraine
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Migrainous Stupor Migraine
  • Oculomotor Migraine
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Visual Migraine
Fibromyalgia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tavares III treats Fibromyalgia more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Tavares III treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia

Dr. Tavares III' conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • 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
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. Damien Tavares III, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Honolulu, HI and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from University Of Hawaii School Of Medicine in 2006 and specializes in pain medicine.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

2011
University Of California Uc Irvine Douglas Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2010
University Of California Uc Irvine Douglas Hospital
Residency Hospital
2007
Queens Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2006
University Of Hawaii School Of Medicine
Medical School
2011
2010
2007
2006

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Dr. Tavares III' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tavares III

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Dr Tavares has taken very good care of me. I have been suffering from back pain for over 10 years and have finally sought out relief, glad to be under his care.
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Virtually impossible to make an appointment and instead of saying they are unwilling to take the insurance that they are in network with they come up with an excuse
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I've had a great experience with Dr. Tavares the past few months I've been going to him.I trust his treatment plans and diagnoses completely. I've never felt rushed during my appointment. He is always very patient, polite and present during our conversations. Personality wise, he's a kind, good...Read More
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Dr. Tavares is incredible. After 26 years of worsening back pain and two back surgeries, I finally found a doctor who helped relieve my back pain. Thanks to Dr. Tavares, 90% of my lower back pain is gone. He is a doctor that listens to you and really seems to care about his patients.
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Dr. Tavares was one of, if not the best docotors I've ever had. Hes very thoughtful, thorough, compassionate and has great bedside manner. Dr. Tavares never made me feel rushed in an appointment, always answered any questions or concerns I had and was all around a great docotor. Wish when we moved...Read More
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