Dr. John Swicegood, MD

Interventional Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(13)
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Dr. John Swicegood, MD
Dr. John Swicegood, MD is an interventional pain medicine doctor who practices in Fort Smith, AR. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 35 years. Dr. Swicegood is affiliated with Mercy Hospital Fort Smith.

7303 Rogers Ave Ste 100

Fort Smith, AR 72903

Contact Information

(479) 452-0882

Dr. John Swicegood, MD

Dr. John Swicegood, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • Medico
  • Qualchoice
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

The US health care system is deplorable, it has failed most people in chronic pain, we try to do what we can in one site of service. We emphasize wellness, avoidance of addicting and habituating medications and try to get everyone back toward s meaningful life.
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Dr. Swicegood's Experience

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Dr. Swicegood's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
2

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
1

Conditions Treated

  • Spine Disorders
1

Procedures

  • Spine and Back Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arkansas.

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

  • Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Orlando Regl Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Ky
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Diplomat American Board Of Interventional Pain Practice
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Fellowship Interventional Pain Practice
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Swicegood has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Swicegood's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Swicegood to family and friends
4.7
based on 13 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Swicegood Says:

Please let us know if we fail to meet your expectations - John Swicegood, MD, FIPP, DABIPP

Dr. Swicegood's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Ft Smith, AR |
I dont think there is a smarter Dr with great bed side manor anywhere.......He knows what he is doing and cares alot about the way you feel.
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Dr. Swicegood accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • HealthSmart
  • Medico
  • Qualchoice
    Qualchoice PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Swicegood has admitting privileges

Mercy Hospital Fort Smith
7301 Rogers Ave
Fort Smith, AR 72903
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