Dr. Howard Schertzinger, MD

Dr. Howard Schertzinger, MD

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Dr. Howard Schertzinger, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Cincinnati, OH and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1988 and specializes in pain medicine, physical medicine & rehabilitation, and more.

2123 Auburn Ave

Cincinnati, OH 45219

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Dr. Schertzinger's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schertzinger treats Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Schertzinger treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schertzinger treats Ankle Sprains and Strains more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Schertzinger treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Schertzinger treats Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Schertzinger treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain

Dr. Schertzinger's conditions and procedures:

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthritis of the Spine
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Disc Degeneration
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Disorders
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Sprain
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Congenital Spine Disorders
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Hand Conditions
Headache
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbar Sprain
Myelopathy
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Surgical Pain Management
Orthopedic Sports Injuries
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoporosis
Pain Disorder
Pain Management Through Physical Therapy
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Spinal Compression Fracture
Spinal Instability
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Sports Injuries
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Stiff-Man Syndrome
Thoracic Disc Disorders
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Upper Back Pain
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Work-Related Injuries

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Schertzinger specializes in Spine Care and Sports Medicine. 

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1993
    University Of North Carolina
    Fellowship Hospital
    1993
  • 1992
    Duke University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1992
  • 1989
    Duke University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1989
  • 1988
    Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Medical School
    1988
  • 1984
    University Of Cincinnati
    Undergraduate School
    1984

Awards

Dr. Schertzinger's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Schertzinger

3.3

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
10%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
40%
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I love Dr. Schertzinger! He was so determined to find what was going on with them, he did multiple MRIs to get to the bottom of it. When he discovered I had a partial empty cella in my brain he then referred me to see a Neurologist and I was diagnosed with Idiopathic Intracrainal Hypertension. When...Read More
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I waited one hour to be seen, and this was for a morning appointment. The doctor was less than apologetic and had little bedside manner. Will not return.
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I've seen Dr Scherzinger and he has never looked at my injury nor has touched me. He ordered a MRI the staff were saying they were waiting for my MRI to get approved it been 2.5 months I decided to call my insurance and I don't need an approval. Poor dr and poor staff!
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I have been seeing Dr. Schertzinger for about 6 months. I recently moved here from the Boston area. After having the same Orthopedic Surgeon for 28 years I didn't think I would find another Dr. to even come close to my former Doctor, well I am very happy that I have chosen well twice. Dr....Read More
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I needed a quick appointment for my neck, and I was able to get in with Dr. Schertzinger at Commonwealth Orthopaedic Centers. Dr. Schertzinger took x-rays, then reviewed the x-rays with me. He showed me what he saw and made sure I understood it. He took the time to ask me a list of questions,...Read More
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West Chester Hospital

West Chester, OH