Dr. John F. Vu, MD

Dr. John F. Vu, MD

Pain Medicine | Male | 33 years old

Dr. John Vu earned his medical degree from LSU Health Science Center in New Orleans. He completed his residency in Anesthesiology at Ochsner Clinic Foundation in New Orleans. He completed his fellowship in Pain Medicine at Emory University in Atlanta. He is board certified in both anesthesia and pain management and has been on staff at Ochsner since 2013. Dr. Vu is seeing patients at Ochsner Health Center-Slidell on Monday through Friday.Read more

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I support a patient's decision/ right about their treatment plan. I take the time to educate and encourage patients to be involved in all aspects of their care. I listen, value a patient's input and attend to their individual needs. I communicate in a clear, timely manner and share all pertinent information. I treat patients and their families with dignity, compassion and respect.Read more

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Dr. John Vu earned his medical degree from LSU Health Science Center in New Orleans. He completed his residency in...Read more

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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Dr. Vu figured out what was causing my pain and was able to treat it. I am now pain free.
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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

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  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Conditions Treated

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Pain Management

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  • Abdominal Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intercostal Neuralgia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Migraine
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain
  • Neuritis
  • Occipital Neuralgia
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Piriformis Syndrome
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sacroiliac Pain Syndromes
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures

Procedures Performed

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Pain Management

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  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Bursa Injection
  • Discography
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Joint Injection
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Surgical Pain Management
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vertebroplasty

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans

    Graduated in 2008

  • Internship Hospital
    Ochsner Clin Fdn

    Completed in 2009

  • Residency Hospital
    Ochsner Clin Fdn

    Completed in 2012

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Emory U Atlanta

    Completed in 2013

  • Undergraduate School
    Tulane University of Louisiana

    Graduated in 2004

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Pain Medicine
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Vu's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Vu

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Vu says...

Dr. John Vu earned his medical degree from LSU Health Science Center in New Orleans. He completed his residency in Anesthesiology at Ochsner Clinic Foundation in New Orleans. He completed his fellowship in Pain Medicine at Emory University in Atlanta. He is board certified in both anesthesia and pain management and has been on staff at Ochsner since 2013. Dr. Vu is seeing patients at Ochsner Health Center-Slidell on Monday through Friday.

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Dr. Vu's Care Philosophy

I support a patient's decision/ right about their treatment plan. I take the time to educate and encourage patients to be involved in all aspects of their care. I listen, value a patient's input and attend to their individual needs. I communicate in a clear, timely manner and share all pertinent information. I treat patients and their families with dignity, compassion and respect.

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Dr. Vu says...

I appreciate you taking the time to provide me with feedback that will be shared with others. This feedback is valued by me and my practice so that we can continuously improve upon our patient's experience. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to reach me or my staff at (985) 639-3777.