Dr. Dana Zalkind, MD

Dr. Dana Zalkind, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 54
(8)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Dana Zalkind, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Roxbury Crossing, MA and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from University Of Massachusetts Medical School in 1990 and specializes in pain medicine and anesthesiology.

125 Parker Hill Ave

Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120

Contact Information

(617) 754-5450

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
2

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Injections
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Facet Joint Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of Massachusetts Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Pennsylvania Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Pennsylvania Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zalkind has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Zalkind does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Zalkind and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Zalkind's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zalkind to family and friends
4.9
based on 8 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Zalkind's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

She is hands-down the best doctor I've ever had.. 10/10 would recommend!!!!
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I've had a few bad experiences with other pain management Dr's.. I haven't with Dr. Zalkind. I was nervous the 1st time that I had a Facet Rhizotomy done. That was quickly put to rest because she explained everything before, during and after the procedure. She is personable ,caring and is very...more
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