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Dr. Joseph Zuhosky, MD

Pain Medicine ·  Male · Age 52

Dr. Zuhosky

Dr. Joseph Zuhosky, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Charlotte, NC and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1993 and specializes in pain medicine and rehabilitation.


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(704) 367-4800

Dr. Zuhosky accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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. Zuhosky's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zuhosky treats Spine Deformities more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Zuhosky treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Cavernous Malformation of Spine
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Kyphosis
  • Lordosis
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Occult Spinal Dysraphism
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Split Spinal Cord Malformation
Spondylolisthesis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zuhosky treats Spondylolisthesis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Zuhosky treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zuhosky treats Spine Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Zuhosky treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Zuhosky's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic 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)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • 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
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • 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 Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • 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
  • Torticollis
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joseph Zuhosky, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Charlotte, NC and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1993 and specializes in pain medicine and rehabilitation.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

1997
Rehab Institute Chicago/Northwestern University
Residency Hospital
1994
Evanston Hosp/Northwestern University
Internship Hospital
1993
Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
Medical School
1997
1994
1993

Languages

  • Korean
  • English

Awards

Dr. Zuhosky's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zuhosky

3.7

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
61.904761904761905%
(13)
4 Stars
4.761904761904762%
(1)
3 Stars
4.761904761904762%
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2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
28.571428571428573%
(6)

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I think Dr Zuhosky is very knowledgeable, outstanding, caring doctor. He has helped me in the past with my back problems. I will recommend him highly anytime .
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I was shocked to read some of these comments. As a nurse I am acutely aware of doctors with bad attitudes. Not the case with this doctor. He spent valuable time with me every time I visited him. He gave me all the facts and options for treatment. He even showed me my X-ray and scans. I could not...Read More
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My wife was seen by this "doctor". He called her a liar. He blew off her pain. He was extremely callous and uncaring, Avoid this 'doctor' at all costs.
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At 41 yrs old I found myself within 2 months walking with a cane due to pinched nerves. I was referred by a friend to Dr Z after being tortured with physical therapy that was causing me more pain but was being told I HAD to endure at least 6 weeks before any other option. Dr. Z worked quickly to...Read More
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I was a little apprehensive when I was referred to Dr. Z by some of the comments on this site. In my case these concerns were totally unfounded. He did an excellent job of diagnosis and communicating the alternative. He also implemented one of the options and could not have done a better job.
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