Dr. John Blake III, MD

Dr. John Blake III, MD

Anesthesiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
Dr. John Blake III, MD is an anesthesiology specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University of Alabama, Birmingham in 2004 and specializes in anesthesiology, pain medicine, and more.Read his story

2339 McCallie Ave Ste 309

Chattanooga, TN 37404

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • 1st Medical Network
  • AARP
  • American General
  • American International Group (AIG)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
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Dr. Blake III's Experience

Dr. Blake III'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

Dr. Blake III's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Blake III "Dr. Blake received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2004. He completed his residency in Anesthesiology at UAB in 2008 and completed his Pain Medicine Fellowship at UAB in 2009. Dr. Blake is board Certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Management. He is the current (2014) President of the Tennessee Pain Society. Dr. Blake has worked extensively with the Tennessee Medical Association and the Department of Health with issues regarding prescription opioids. Dr. Blake treats all areas of pain, but specializes in interventional spine minimally invasive procedures."

6  Specialties

  • Anesthesiology
  • Anaplastology
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Pain Medicine
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology
  • Prosthetics

2  Board Certifications

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

52  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • 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)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain


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31  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.


  • University of Alabama At Birmingham
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • University of Alabama, Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Carraway Methodist Medical Center, Birmingham, AL
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University of Alabama, Birmingham
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University of Alabama, Birmingham
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blake III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blake III's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blake III to family and friends
37 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (37)

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Dr. Blake III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

I just want to thank everyone at Specialists in Pain Management for taking such good care of me!! Dr. Blake provided excellent care and came up with plan to help me get my pain under control and get my life back.
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The office staff proved to be cold and hateful. I've had cancer which has caused numerous pain problems as my body is breaking down. Every appointment I was treated like a junkie. I left and have found a practice that respects what I've been through. I hated feeling like I was having to justify my...more
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This is the worst doctor I have seen in TN. First of all, he does not see you. He has built a practice with Nurse Pratitioners. He did 2 procedures on me before I even saw him in the office. After months of trying, I finally got an appointment to see him. He was almost an hour late and I rushed...more
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I waited over 6 months to get into pain management, which I need due to a horrible back injury. I explained that my insurance did not cover much and provided genetic testing my PCP had done to show which pain meds I responded best to. Doctor did not listen to any of that, kept me waiting over 1.5...more
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I have found the Staff to be most caring and concerned with my well being. I was referred to Dr. Blake by my PC, who refused to work with me to control and manage my pain. I have multiple areas that create excruciating pain. My PC refused to write any prescription for a controlled substance. Dr....more
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