Dr. James Ellner, MD

Dr. James Ellner, MD

Interventional Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. James Ellner, MD is an interventional pain medicine specialist in Woodstock, GA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from St George's University in 1988 and specializes in interventional pain medicine and anesthesiology.

120 Stonebridge Pkwy Ste 420

Woodstock, GA 30189

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ellner "Your Life is Waiting for You"

2  Specialties

  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

44  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Piriformis Syndrome
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Upper Back Pain


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19  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • Emory University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • St George's University
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Umdnj Newark
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University South Fla
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ellner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ellner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ellner to family and friends
23 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ellner's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Ellner has help me with my pain without pain meds and his staff is very kind and respectful.
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I thought Dr. Ellner was excellent! He did not fix my pain completely but it is much better!
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Good Doctor
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Kind, compassionate, witty, brilliant are all adjectives that describe Dr. Ellner. Had me playing golf after first epidural. Highly recommend this skilled physician.
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good doctor , like the staff. work in very good. DR. ELLner is a friendly person.
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