Dr. Eli Finkelstein, MD

Dr. Eli Finkelstein, MD

Spine Physiatry  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Eli Finkelstein, MD is a spine physiatry specialist in Roswell, GA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School in 1994 and specializes in spine physiatry, pain medicine, and more.Read his story

1285 Hembree Rd Ste 200A

Roswell, GA 30076

Contact Information

(770) 475-2710

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Neck Muscle Strain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Finkelstein's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Finkelstein "Dr. Finkelstein strives to provide excellent,patient-focused care and serves the Roswell, Cumming, and Alpharetta areas. He has extensive training in the non-surgical treatment of spine, general musculoskeletal, neuromuscular,and sports related injuries. His areas of interest and expertise include Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, non-surgical spine care, spinal injections, sports medicine and electrodiagnostic medicine. He is double Board Certified in both Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine. He has been the team physician for Centennial High School and Alpharetta High School. For years, he has been involved in Alpharetta youth athletics and recreation coaching children in basketball, baseball and football. He enjoys the outdoors and loves to spend time with his family and Labrador retrievers, Lucy and Maizey."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Finkelstein "Our mission is to provide excellent, patient-focused and comprehensive musculoskeletal care to the Atlanta community and surrounding areas."

3  Specialties

  • Spine Physiatry
  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

2  Board Certifications

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

61  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • 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
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Torticollis
  • Upper Back Pain
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13  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Rutgers University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • St Barnabas Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Finkelstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Finkelstein's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Finkelstein to family and friends
24 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (16)

Dr. Finkelstein's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

This is my first review ever. After reading the reviews on Dr. Finkelstein, I wish I would have read them sooner. I agree that he seemed like he didn't want to be there. He clearly did not care or bother to look at what I wrote down or even discuss the issues. I have been to other spine doctors and...more
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Not professional at all!!!!!!!!
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I felt like he had little time and that he was annoyed.Id had an MRI and he said he found nothing in it to suggest the symptoms I was having. The way he said it that put me on the defensive. I asked what I could do for the bad back pain, and he said I should get injections to see if it would calm...more
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This is my FIRST_EVER review, but my experience with Dr. Finkelstein felt important enough that I want to let everyone know. I had four visits with him and every time I saw him, I felt guilty for having the pain….as if I am burdening him for helping me with the injury. If you have a question...more
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Least professional doctor of all time. This guy is so rude. Truly just in it for the money.
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