Dr. James Hancock, MD

Pain MedicineMaleAge 59

Dr. Hancock

Atrium Health Cabarrus

920 Church St N Concord, NC 28025

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(704) 650-0705

Dr. James Hancock, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Concord, NC and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from West Virginia University medical school in 1982. He is affiliated with Atrium Health Cabarrus. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hancock to book an appointment.

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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

Background Check

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. Hancock's Top Procedures and Conditions

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hancock treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hancock treats this condition more than 100% 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
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Chronic Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hancock treats Chronic Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hancock treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Spine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hancock treats Osteoarthritis of Spine more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hancock treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Hancock's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Cancer Pain
  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

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Dr. Hancock accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Hancock's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hancock

4.0

Based on 9 ratings

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(6)
4 Stars
11.11111111111111%
(1)
3 Stars
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(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
22.22222222222222%
(2)
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What went well
  • Explained conditions well (6)
  • Listened & answered questions (6)
  • Office environment (6)
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment (2)
  • Long wait times (2)
  • Appointment was rushed (1)
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I love him. He tries everything to help with pain!
What went well
  • Staff friendliness
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Had to drive an hour TWICE because surgery couldn't be scheduled within 30 days of pre-op appt!! I' m ONLY going here because he is the only dr in the area that does this surgery and I HAVE TO have it! They have no consideration for other peoples' time!
What went well
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What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
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Sep 14, 2020
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Wonderful doctor takes time to talk to you an explain everything so you understand. Helps you when you are in pain. Excellent surgeon as well
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What could be improved
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About Me

Biography

Dr. James Hancock, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Concord, NC and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from West Virginia...Read more

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Education

D D Eisenhower Army Med Center
Residency Hospital
Walter Reed Army Med Center
Residency Hospital
1982
West Virginia University
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. James Hancock, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Hancock frequently treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement), Chronic Pain, and Osteoarthritis of Spine. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Hancock treats.

Where is Dr. James Hancock, MD's office located?

Dr. Hancock's office is located at 920 Church St N, Concord, NC 28025. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. James Hancock, MD offer telehealth services?

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Locations

Practice

Atrium Health Cabarrus920 Church St N Concord, NC 28025
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Gateway Lab Services1085 Ne Gateway Ct Ne Ste 300 Concord, NC 28025
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Atrium Health Cabarrus

Concord, NC

72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

10 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)