Dr. Eric Lonseth, MD

Dr. Eric Lonseth, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Eric Lonseth, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Tulane University Of Louisiana in 2002 and specializes in pain medicine.

720 Veterans Blvd # 200

Metairie, LA 70005

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
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Top Care Areas


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

Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lonseth "I dedicate myself to helping those with pain improve their quality of life by eliminating pain. Controlling pain is important to our physical and mental health. We make the experience of pain relief as fast and as professional as possible. I use the lastest technique to relieve pain so my patients can get back to what they love most in life."


  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of California At Berkeley
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Tulane University Of Louisiana
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Tulane Univesity Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of California, San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Tulane University School Of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lonseth has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lonseth's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lonseth to family and friends
based on 37 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (37)

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Dr. Lonseth's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in McKinney
I like Dr. Lonseth and feel he's been good with treating my daughter's chronic back pain. However, his office staff is AWFUL. They never return calls. They charge co-pays even though my daughter has met her annual out-of-pocket maximum and now I'll likely have to file a grievance with my insurance...more
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in Metairie La
Never. He's only out for the money. Went in with pain on both sides on my back. Wanted to do an injection on the right side then 2 weeks later go back to the other side when he could do a bilateral injection. What's really going on. The front staff is clueless about my insurance. I met my...more
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in Slidell, LA
I went to see Dr. Eric Lonseth today as a new patient. I left angry, absolutely shocked and frustrated. I had confirmed that he was a participating physician with People’s Heath. They said he was and I drove 45 min, expecting to schedule a Sacroiliac injection.. I arrived and filled out...more
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