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Dr. Eric Royster, MD

Dr. Eric Royster, MD

Pain Medicine ·  Male · Age 43

  

Dr. Eric Royster, MD is a pain medicine specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in pain medicine, interventional pain medicine, and more.


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(504) 300-9020

Dr. Royster accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Elderplan
Medicare HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare HMO

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Dr. Royster's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Royster treats Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Royster treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Chronic Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Royster treats Chronic Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Royster treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Acute Postoperative Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Royster treats Acute Postoperative Pain more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Royster treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Royster's conditions and procedures:

  • Acupuncture
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

Dr. Eric Royster, MD is a pain medicine specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in pain medicine, interventional pain medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Acupuncture
  • Anesthesiology
  • Interventional Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Education

2008
University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
2007
Ochsner Clinic Foundation
Residency Hospital
2004
Ochsner Clinic Foundation
Internship Hospital
2003
University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine
Medical School
2008
2007
2004
2003

Awards

Dr. Royster's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Royster

4.2

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
20.833333333333332%
(5)

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Dr. Royster is a wonderful doctor. He has been very kind to me and is very compassionate. He includes me in treatment decisions and seems to truly care to want my pain under control. The staff at the office are not as friendly. The PAs and other office staff could care less about you. I have felt...Read More
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