Dr. Ellen Duncan, MD

Dr. Ellen Duncan, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Ellen Duncan, MD is a pain medicine specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 1991 and specializes in pain medicine.

18707 Hardy Oak Blvd Ste 105

San Antonio, TX 78258

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Ambetter
  • 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. Duncan performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Steroid Injection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Duncan'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Duncan "I believe in a personal evaluation and customized care plan for each and every patient in the hopes of improving their quality of life on a daily basis."

1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

48  Conditions Treated

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17  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

  • University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Med Center Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Duncan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Duncan's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Duncan to family and friends
65 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (65)

  • 5
    (39)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (23)

Dr. Duncan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

I've been under the care of good Dr. Duncan for five years. Her staff and associates log a full and constant day. Since day one she has been straight forward, honest and caring. I love that she does not small talk, gets right to my problem/concern and always offers honest evals/options and then...more
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I had an appointment at 2 pm. Was taken back to an office at 2:13 pm. At about 3:10 pm, a nurse came in to write down my information. By 3:30 pm I had still not been seen by Dr. Duncan. I walked out, went to the reception area, was very upset, and Dr. Duncan walked out of her office and told me...more
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I have been a patient for 10+ years. Staff is great, nurses are great and Dr Duncan spends as much time as I need to answer all questions and explain diagnosis and treatment plan. I have recommended her to family, friends and co-workers. Excellent feedback from them as well.
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The initial visit with Dr Duncan - she was 2.5 hrs late but I was confident that she could help with my cervical pain. The second visit I received an injection that gave me high blood pressure/rapid heart rate/headaches. I called and asked for consultation 3 times and was told each time I would...more
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Afier going to numerous doctors for nerve pain and even the surgeon that took a floating piece of bone from his spinal cord, Duncan was the only one that informed him he needed a new surgery to fix his problem. He took her advice (used a surgeon she recommended) and has been great since that...more
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