Dr. David Lichten, MD

Dr. David Lichten, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  
Male  |  
Age 41
(56)
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Dr. David Lichten, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation doctor who practices in Pottstown, PA. He is 41 years old.

1603 E High St Ste A

Pottstown, PA 19464

Contact Information

(610) 970-4700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthPartners
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 91% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
more than 89% of peers
Back Pain
high
more than 87% of peers

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Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Disorders
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Pain Management
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • University At Albany
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • St Georges Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Jersey City Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Interventional Spine and Pain Management
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lichten has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lichten's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lichten to family and friends
4.7
based on 56 total reviews (18 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (56)

  • 5
    (49)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Lichten'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
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

in Pottstown |
I am 30 years old and was more scared of getting a bilateral hip injection than a 2 year old getting one shot. Dr Litchen went above and beyond to calm me down and help me through the procedure. He showed me what I would feel and always told me what he was doing. I never would have guessed I would...more
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in Pottstown, PA 19464 |
Dr. Lichten was very caring and professional, he acted immediately to give me pain relief with a shot of Cortisone! He hit the "nail on the head" with that shot & it really helped me! I would recommend him to anyone & thank him for his excellent service! If you get Dr. Lichten as your Dr, you...more
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in Douglassville, PA |
Dr. Lichten was phenomenal with helping me with my spinal stenosis. He totally communicated with me and gave me so many options every step of the way. My pain is at 0 now after the epidurals, the PT, the Tens and the collar that he prescribed. I would definitely recommend Dr. Lichten and his staff....more
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in Royersford |
After years of back problems, I've finally found a doctor whose diagnosis was right on. Even being a relatively young man, he is very skilled when performing procedures that could be otherwise painful or debilitating. I would recommend him highly
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in Schwenksville, PA |
I have seen Dr Lichten several times now. He is professional, caring and interested in his patient's comfort.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Lichten accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthPartners
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Lichten has admitting privileges

Phoenixville Hospital
140 Nutt Rd
Phoenixville, PA 19460
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Pottstown Memorial Medical Center
1600 East High Street And Armand Hammer Boulevard
Pottstown, PA 19464
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