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Dr. Ellen Flinchum, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation ·  Female · Age 63

Dr. Flinchum

Dr. Ellen Flinchum, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from University Of Kentucky in 1998 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.


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Dr. Flinchum accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Flinchum's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Neck Pain
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Dr. Flinchum treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Flinchum treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Flinchum treats Low Back Pain more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Flinchum treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Back Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Flinchum treats Back Pain more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Flinchum treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Flinchum's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • 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 Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ellen Flinchum, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from University Of Kentucky in 1998 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

1998
University Of Kentucky
Medical School
1998

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Dr. Flinchum's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Flinchum

2.9

Based on 11 reviews

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Very rude with a poor bedside manner. Displays no capacity to use common sense when approaching issues and repeats herself like a broken record once she has latched onto something that is not relevant. Would not recommend her.
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If you are in pain don't even think of stopping here. This is no doctor. Came in the room and began rude behavior without even listening. My previous pain dr. was great but this quack just barked out what she would not do: without examination or listening. When I lost my dr. I had to stretch out...Read More
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