Dr. David Tonkin, MD

Pain MedicineMaleAge 52

Dr. Tonkin
Telehealth services available

Elite Pain Management LLC

4237 River Hills Dr Ste 170 Little River, SC 29566

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(843) 273-0376

Dr. David Tonkin, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Little River, SC and has over 21 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from American University Of The Caribbean School Of Medicine medical school in 2000. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Tonkin to book an appointment.

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  • Offers Telehealth
    This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.

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Experience
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Dr. Tonkin's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chronic Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tonkin treats Chronic Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Tonkin treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tonkin treats Fibromyalgia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Tonkin treats this condition more than 100% 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
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Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tonkin treats Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Tonkin treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Tonkin's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection

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(843) 273-0376

Dr. Tonkin accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Balanced Blue Access Choice-MO
Balanced Blue Access-MO
Balanced Blue Preferred-MO
Balanced Choice-NV PPO
Balanced-NV PPO
Blue Access Choice (St Louis) (Select Network)-MO
Blue Access Choice - S-MO
Blue Access Choice-MO
Blue Access-MO
Blue Preferred (Blue Preferred / Small Grp)-MO
Blue Preferred (Select Network)-MO POS
Blue Preferred Network-MO
Blue Preferred Options-MO
Blue Preferred Plus-MO POS
Blue Preferred-MO HMO
Blue Traditional-MO
Boyd Gaming Network-NV
Bronze Blue Access Choice Plus-MO
Bronze Blue Access Choice-MO
Bronze Blue Access Plus-MO
Bronze Blue Access-MO
Bronze Blue Preferred Plus-MO
Bronze Blue Preferred-MO
Bronze Choice (Employer)-NV PPO
Bronze Nevada PPO
Choice (Tier 1 Pathway - Tier 2)-NV PPO
Choice-NV PPO
Gold Blue Access Choice Plus-MO
Gold Blue Access Choice-MO
Gold Blue Access Plus-MO
Gold Blue Access-MO
Gold Blue Preferred Options-MO
Gold Blue Preferred Plus-MO
Gold Blue Preferred-MO
Gold Choice (Employer)-NV PPO
Gold Nevada PPO
Lumenos Plans (Blue Access Choice)-MO
Lumenos plans (Blue Access)-MO
Lumenos plans-NV
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Nevada HMO
Nevada PPO
Non-HMO- HSA, HRA and HIA+-NV
Preferred-Care Blue (KC) (Select Network)-MO
Silver Blue Access Choice Plus-MO
Silver Blue Access Choice-MO
Silver Blue Access Plus-MO
Silver Blue Access-MO
Silver Blue Preferred Options-MO
Silver Blue Preferred-MO
Silver Choice (Employer)-NV PPO
Silver-NV PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Tonkin's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tonkin

2.3

Based on 11 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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This Doctor is just an advocate for Big Pharma! If you don't take the med he wants to prescibe (and stay on the one you already have) then you are out of luck! Stay away!
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About Me

Biography

Dr. David Tonkin, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Little River, SC and has over 21 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from American...Read more

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Education

2000
American University Of The Caribbean School Of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. David Tonkin, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Tonkin has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Does Dr. David Tonkin, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. David Tonkin, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Tonkin frequently treats Chronic Pain, Fibromyalgia, and Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Tonkin treats.

Where is Dr. David Tonkin, MD's office located?

Dr. Tonkin's office is located at 4237 River Hills Dr Ste 170, Little River, SC 29566. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Practice

Elite Pain Management LLC4237 River Hills Dr Ste 170 Little River, SC 29566
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