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Dr. Frank Lorch, MD

Pain Medicine ·  Male · Age 55

Dr. Lorch

Dr. Frank Lorch, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Charlotte, NC and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1990 and specializes in pain medicine, sports medicine, and more.


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(704) 367-4800

Dr. Lorch accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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. Lorch's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Neck Muscle Strain
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lorch treats Neck Muscle Strain more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Lorch treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Chronic Neck Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lorch treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Lorch treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lorch treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Lorch treats this condition more than 66% 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. Lorch's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Injection
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Lumbar Sprain
  • Migraine
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Steroid Injection
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

Dr. Frank Lorch, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Charlotte, NC and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1990 and specializes in pain medicine, sports medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Sports Medicine

Education

1996
Buffalo Spine and Sports Med
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Ohio State University
Residency Hospital
1992
Mt Carmel Med Center
Internship Hospital
1990
Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
Medical School
1986
University Of Notre Dame
Undergraduate School
1996
1995
1992
1990
1986

Languages

  • Korean
  • English

Awards

Dr. Lorch's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lorch

3.1

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
41.666666666666664%
(5)
4 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
3 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
41.666666666666664%
(5)

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I went to Dr. Lorch in 2010 after a 2008 back injury, later developing severe sciatica pain, and after seeing many other doctors.. Dr. Lorch is a no-nonsense physician and can 'appear' to be gruff, but this doctor gave me my life back and I am forever grateful. In trying to locate him I ran...Read More
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