Dr. Ernest Sponzilli, MD

Dr. Ernest Sponzilli, MD

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Dr. Ernest Sponzilli, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Larkspur, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1992 and specializes in pain medicine.

18 Bon Air Rd Ste 120

Larkspur, CA 94939

Contact Information

(415) 927-5300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sponzilli's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sponzilli treats Degenerative Disc Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sponzilli treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sponzilli treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sponzilli treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sponzilli treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Sponzilli treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Sponzilli's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Heel Spur
Hip Pointer Injuries
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Nerve Block
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Torticollis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ernest Sponzilli, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Larkspur, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1992 and specializes in pain medicine.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

1997
University Of California-Los Angeles
Residency Hospital
1993
Kaiser San Francisco
Internship Hospital
1992
Albany Medical College
Medical School
1997
1993
1992

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Sponzilli's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Sponzilli

2.3

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
5%
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1 Star
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Not sure why people rate a Medical Doctor based on his staff. Please learnto be objective and leave results on outcome of his medical skills. As well I only have good things to say about his staff.
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Dr. Sponzilli cured my chronic back pain with one injection treatment. His professionalism, knowledge and caring is far surpassing anyone that I've ever met that works on spinal injuries and pain management. He is talented as one of the finest surgeons in all of Northern California and I highly...Read More
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He successfully treated my back pain.
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If you are expecting the courtesy of a return phone call or that little extra effort in dealing with an issue requiring five minutes of paperwork requested by your insurance company, forget it you are not going to get it here
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Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
Western Health Advantage

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