Dr. Ellen Flinchum, MD

Dr. Ellen Flinchum, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Ellen Flinchum, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from University Of Kentucky in 1998 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

2416 Regency Rd

Lexington, KY 40503

Contact Information

(859) 278-1316

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Flinchum'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.

1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

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

41  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • 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 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)
  • Upper Back Pain

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2  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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 Kentucky
    Medical School | Graduated 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Flinchum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Flinchum's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Flinchum to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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

Dr. Flinchum's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

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...more
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