Dr. Jack Lam, MD

Dr. Jack Lam, MD

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Dr. Jack Lam, MD is an anesthesiology specialist in Cary, NC and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill in 2004 and specializes in anesthesiology and pain medicine.

1900 Kildaire Farm Rd

Cary, NC 27518

Contact Information

(919) 350-1885

Insurance Accepted

  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
  • EmblemHealth
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Dr. Lam's Experience

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Dr. Lam's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Anesthesiology
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lam "Carolina Pain Consultants is a multidisciplinary practice specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic pain conditions, with emphasis on spine disorders. As leaders in the field, we are dedicated to serving individuals and the medical community through outstanding, compassionate care. Our double board certified practitioner's approach to pain management is one of using multiple modalities to offer the patient prolonged relief through appropriate cutting edge treatment."

2  Specialties

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

99  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Burning Pain
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Pain
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Chronic Groin Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Coccyx Injuries
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Cranial Neuralgia
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dorsal Neuralgia
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Hip Disorders
  • Intercostal Nerve Injuries
  • Intercostal Neuralgia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Migraine
  • Muscle Cramp
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Pain
  • Neck Cancer
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Cancer
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Injury
  • Nerve Pain
  • Neuralgia in the Upper Extremity
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Occipital Neuralgia
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sacroiliac Pain Syndrome
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis

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50  Procedures

  • Anesthesia
  • Anesthesia for High Risk Patients and Procedures
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Cervical Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Diet Counseling
  • Discography
  • Epidural Block
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Ilioinguinal and Iliohypogastric Block
  • Intercostal Nerve Block
  • Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Medical Branch Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon and Bursa Injection
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Facet Joint Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • General Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • New Hanover Regional Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Anesthesiology
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Mount Sinai Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Interventional Pain Management
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Weill Cornell NY Presby Hosp/Meml Slaon Kettering
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lam has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lam's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lam to family and friends
25 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Lam's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I would not recommend him to my dog. He acts like irretically in the operation room and becomes friendly afterward. I definitely say that he does not have bed manner. There is something wrong with this doctor.
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As a pain management doctor--erratic treatment plans, petulant, very unpleasant person. As an anesthesiologist, he might be good when his patients are unconscious. He gets frustrated/irritated when his pain management "plan" isn't working. Seems like mainly what he wants to get in and out as...more
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Dr Lam seemed fine before lumbar nerve block.During the procedure, I developed bad pain in my thigh.In recovery, the pain increased dramatically and very high bp. He ignored my explaining that this started during the proced, pulled my leg and said I have something wrong with my hip and to get...more
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I was not treated like a person in pain that needed help. He told me that I failed my last drug test. He stated that there was no morphine or oxycodone in my system. I ran out of my meds the day before is the only reason that they would not be there. I told him about my depression from then on...more
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