Dr. Joseph Brooks, MD

Dr. Joseph Brooks, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
Dr. Joseph Brooks, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Colorado Springs, CO and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Saba University School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in pain medicine.

4105 Briargate Pkwy Ste 235

Colorado Springs, CO 80920

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Choice Health
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Brooks performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Brooks's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Brooks "Within his practice, Dr. Brooks treats patients with acute, chronic, and cancer related pain using a multidisciplinary approach, utilizing minimally invasive procedures, physical therapeutic modalities, and medication management. He also treats patients with fibromyalgia, headaches, reflex sympathetic dystrophy, arthritis related disorders, sports medicine injuries, and many other chronic pain conditions."

1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*

39  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Joint Disease in the Shoulder
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Back Injuries
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Upper Back Pain


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16  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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 Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • Saba University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Boston University School of Medicine, Roger Williams Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Cleveland Clinic Florida
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brooks has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brooks' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brooks to family and friends
79 total reviews (29 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (79)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Brooks' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (29)

I have read good reviews on Dr. Brooks but in trying to call to his office for information the phone number has been disconnected. After many tries to find another number it leaves me in disappointment.
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This used to be a highly professional doctor but now he is on the band wagon with whatever makes money and is less risk to him. He will literally give you a mad that will kill you and then not answer the phone or call you back to help you. The staff is extremely rude on behalf of the doctor and in...more
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Provided excellent pain management care and advise on treatments. Highly recommended Dr. Brooks for your pain management.
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Dr. Brooks is an amazing person! He takes the time to listen to you and addresses all of your concerns. I have NEVER felt 'rush' or unheard by him or his staff. His procedures are life changing and professional! Gretchen is also amazing at helping you with any referral problems or needs! I...more
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I saw Dr. Brooks in 2014 to 2015, moved and came back in February of this year. He and his staff really very compassionate and do a great job. If you are looking for a pain management physician in COS, I would highly recommend him.
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