Dr. Howard J. Schertzinger, MD

Dr. Howard J. Schertzinger, MD

Interventional Spine Medicine | Male | 54 years old

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Dr. Schertzinger specializes in Spine Care and Sports Medicine.Read more

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based on 16 total surveys (5 with reviews)
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in Loveland, OH |
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, and then he discussed treatment options with me. I appreciated the time he took with me, his explanations of treatment, and I'm happy to say I'm doing well.
in Hamilton, OH |
After going to a couple of spine card doctors and getting anything from no help to misdiagnosing, I finally got my wife to Dr. Schertzinger. As opposed to the earlier 'docs', Dr, Schertzinger was thorough, took plenty of time, listened well and asked her many questions in her visit. Then he followed up with scans and arrived at a treatment regimen and therapy for her back problem. With his background in sports medicine, etc., he is well qualified to deal with many orthopedic problems.
in Liberty Township, Ohio |
Excellent Physician who takes the time to figure out the root cause of your problem. He and his staff were caring and helped me tremendously with reversing arthritis in my hips. I highly recommend this physician and practice.
in Liberty Township, ohio |
Excellent Physician who really took the time to uncover my underling medical issues and correct the root cause. I highly recommend this doctor for those who have complex medical issues.
in Brooksville, FL |
As a former patient with a Complex Medical History, I can safely attest to Dr Z's Exceptional questioning and LISTENING Skills-both of which culminated into the most THOROUGH relationship I have ever had with any Physician, much less one treating me for Chronic Pain WHILE I was going through treatment for Hep-C. His Patience, skill as a Physician and overall Demeanor are second to none. I realize he is in the Position to HAVE TO say No to some folks, but for those who he can treat~WORTH IT~
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Dr. Schertzinger's Care Philosophy

Dr. Schertzinger specializes in Spine Care and Sports Medicine. 

Dr. Schertzinger's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Interventional Spine Medicine
  •  Board certified in Pediatrics
  •  Malpractice claims in Ohio not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Pediatrics

Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Sprain
  • Congenital Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lumbar Sprain
  • Orthopedic Sports Injuries
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pain Disorder
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sports Injuries
  • Thoracic Disc Disorders
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Work-Related Injuries

Education

  • Medical School
    Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health

    Graduated in 1988

  • Internship Hospital
    Duke University Medical Center

    Completed in 1989

  • Residency Hospital
    Duke University Medical Center

    Completed in 1992

  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of North Carolina

    Completed in 1993

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Cincinnati

    Graduated in 1984

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Non-Surgical Pain Management
  • Pain Management Through Physical Therapy

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