Dr. James Tobin, MD

Pain Medicine •  Male • Age 63
  
Dr. Tobin
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Seacoast Pain Institute of New England

7 Marsh Brook Dr Ste 10 Somersworth, NH 03878

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Dr. James Tobin, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Somersworth, NH and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Tobin has more experience with Spine and Pain Management than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine medical school in 1983. He is affiliated with Wentworth - Douglass Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Tobin to book an appointment.


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Biography

Dr. James Tobin, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Somersworth, NH and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Tobin has more experience with Spine and Pain Management than other specialists in his area. He graduated from George...

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pain Medicine

Education

1988
Bethesda Naval Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1987
Bethesda Naval Hospital
Residency Hospital
1984
Bethesda Naval Hospital
Internship Hospital
1983
Georgetown University School Of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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(603) 740-2651

Dr. Tobin accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
Access Blue New England Network-NH
Access Blue New England Network-NH HMO
Balanced Access Blue New England-NH HMO
Balanced Blue New England Choice-NH HMO
Balanced Preferred Blue-NH PPO
Blue Choice Network-NH
Blue Choice New England-NH
Blue Choice-NH
Blue Choice-NH PPO
Blue Direct-NH
Blue New England Choice-NH HMO
Blue New England Network-NH HMO
BlueChoice New England Network-NH
BlueChoice New England-NH POS
BlueChoice Open Access (Select Network)-NH
BlueChoice Open Access-NH POS
Bronze Access Blue New England with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Bronze Blue New England Choice with H.S.A-NH HMO
Bronze Matthew Thornton Blue with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Bronze Matthew Thornton-NH HMO
Bronze Pathway X Enhanced w/ PD-NH HMO
Bronze Pathway X Enhanced with H.S.A w/ PD-NH HMO
Bronze Pathway X Enhanced with H.S.A-NH HMO
Bronze Pathway X with H.S.A (Off Exchange)-NH HMO
Bronze Pathway X with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Bronze Pathway X-NH HMO
Bronze Preferred Blue with H.S.A.-NH PPO
Bronze Preferred Blue-NH PPO
Catastrophic Pathway X Enhanced w/ PD-NH HMO
Gold Access Blue New England with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Gold Access Blue New England-NH HMO
Gold Blue New England Choice-NH HMO
Gold Matthew Thornton Blue with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Gold Pathway X (Off Exchange)-NH HMO
Gold Pathway X Enhanced w/ PD-NH HMO
Gold Pathway X with H.S.A (Off Exchange)-NH HMO
Gold Pathway X with H.S.A-NH HMO
Gold Pathway X-NH HMO
Gold Preferred Blue with H.S.A.-NH PPO
Gold Preferred Blue-NH PPO
Individual Blue-NH
Lumenos Group Plans Network-NH
Lumenos Group Plans-NH
Lumenos HSA Plans-NH
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Matthew Thornton Blue Network-NH
Matthew Thornton Blue-NH
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
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Pathway X Enhanced (IND)-NH HMO
Pathway X Enhanced-NH
Pathway X-NH
Platinum Access Blue New England-NH HMO
Platinum Pathway X (Off Exchange)-NH HMO
Platinum Pathway X-NH HMO
Platinum Preferred Blue-NH PPO
Preferred Blue Network-NH
Preferred Blue-NH
Preferred Blue-NH PPO
Premier-NH
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Silver Access Blue New England-NH HMO
Silver Blue New England Choice-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X (Off Exchange)-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X Enhanced w/ PD-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X Enhanced with H.S.A w/ PD-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X Enhanced with H.S.A-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X with H.S.A (Off Exchange)-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X-NH HMO
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Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
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CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Practice Areas

Spine

Spine specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the bones of the spine, including degenerative spine disease, herniated discs, stenosis, and fractured vertebrae, with treatments including medication, physical therapy, and surgery.

Typically treats 76% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 14 conditions and procedures

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tobin treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Tobin treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Osteoarthritis of Spine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tobin treats Osteoarthritis of Spine more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Tobin treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tobin treats Spondylosis more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Tobin treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Pain Management

Pain management specialists diagnose and treat pain and pain-related conditions through procedures including medication, electrical stimulation, physical therapy, and alternative therapies such as acupuncture.

Typically treats 70% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 15 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Spinal Nerve Block
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tobin performs Spinal Nerve Block more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Tobin performs this procedure more than 87% of their peers

Steroid Injection
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tobin performs Steroid Injection more than 87% of their peers

Dr. Tobin performs this procedure more than 87% of their peers

Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tobin performs Epidural Block, Facet Blocks more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Tobin performs this procedure more than 85% of their peers

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Dr. Tobin's conditions and procedures:

  • Acupuncture
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • 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
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • 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
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

Locations

Practice

Seacoast Pain Institute of New England7 Marsh Brook Dr Ste 10 Somersworth, NH 03878
1
Wentworth-douglass Hospital789 Central Ave Dover, NH 03820
2

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Wentworth - Douglass Hospital

Dover, NH

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)