Dr. Dennis Slavin, MD

Dr. Dennis Slavin, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Dennis Slavin, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Weslaco, TX and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in pain medicine, pain medicine anesthesiology, and more.

910 E 8th St Ste 1

Weslaco, TX 78596

Contact Information

(956) 973-0565

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Trigger Point Injection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Slavin's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

38  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Upper Back Pain

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8  Procedures

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.

Education

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Slavin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Slavin's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Slavin to family and friends
31 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (16)

Dr. Slavin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

The office staff needs a leader that has a VERY STRONG in organizing all the office personal. The Dr. is straight to the point and no chat time but that's alright. The problem is the front office staff. I had a appointment for 4-5-18 @ 2:45pm for a back injection and when I arrived no one waiting,...more
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I would recommend dr Slavin to other people he’s been great help for my chronic pain issues
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Office staff is the most incompetent collection of humans I've ever encountered in a professional business. Their mishandling of something as simple as setting up an MRI at another location seemed almost deliberate. You're lucky if you can get them to answer the phone, I've just given up and just...more
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A very disorganized office.
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Wait time is way to long. The doctor does little to help you with your problems and will always give you a hard time with your prescriptions.
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