Dr. Joseph Alshon, DO

Dr. Joseph Alshon, DO

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Dr. Joseph Alshon, DO is a pain medicine specialist in Tamarac, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1984 and specializes in pain medicine, physical medicine & rehabilitation pain medicine, and more.

7171 N University Dr Ste 300

Tamarac, FL 33321

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Alshon's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chronic Neck Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alshon treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Alshon treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alshon treats Low Back Pain more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Alshon treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alshon treats Back Pain more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Alshon treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Alshon's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Cancer Pain
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Chronic Postoperative Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Degenerative Disc Disease
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
EMG (Electromyography)
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Headache
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Migraine
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Phantom Limb Pain
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Polyneuropathy
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joseph Alshon, DO is a pain medicine specialist in Tamarac, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1984 and specializes in pain medicine, physical medicine & rehabilitation pain medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine
  • Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

  • 1988
    Temple University Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1988
  • 1985
    South East Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1985
  • 1984
    Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School
    1984

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Alshon's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Alshon

3.9

Based on 18 reviews

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1 Star
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Doctor Alshon is great and listens to you explain your core complaints. The office staff on the other hand is very incompetent and rude they need to fire the office manager.
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Absolutely...wonderful doctor... wouldn't trade him great bedside manner determined to find the root of the problem and make you a life functional again we are very pleased with dr. Alshon
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I am so thankful for DrAlshon and his staff. They have been so helpful with my back issues and attention to detail. Thank you so much, R. Ferri
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Dr. Alshon has been my quality of life lifesaver. He takes the time to listen and works with me to find a better solution to ease the daily pain. He understands the "plug and play" doesn't work for all human machines. He also keeps updated in the medical field often telling me new studies coming...Read More
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Dr Alshon is so caring and knowledgeable in chronic pain ,if you are suffering call this doctor I got injured and was mis diagnosed by orthopedic and neurosurgeons they did many surgeries that was supposed to stop the PAIN but didn't ,and was told sorry that's all we can do So if your suffering...Read More
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Cigna PPO
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Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Humana
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MultiPlan
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