Dr. Kathryn Herndon, MD

Dr. Kathryn Herndon, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 64
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kathryn Herndon, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Gainesville, GA and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Emory University in 1986 and specializes in pain medicine.

530 Spring St SE

Gainesville, GA 30501

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Georgia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 90% of peers
Back Pain
high
more than 82% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Herndon "At Georgia Pain Management and Diagnostics, we try to provide a caring Christian atmosphere where we strive for.excellence in all that we do in caring for you."
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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Carcinomatous Polyneuropathy
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Metabolic Neuropathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Neuralgia
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Emory U Sch Med/Emory U Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Emory U Sch Med/Emory U Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Emory U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Emory University Affil Hosps-Emory University Sch Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • 1996 Acupuncture Training
    Other Education | Completed
  • 1999 Osteopathic Maniljlation Trainjng
    Other Education | Completed
  • 2010 Medical Ultrasound
    Other Education | Completed
  • Mayo Clin/Mayo Grad Sch Of Med
    Other Education | Completed
  • Michigan State University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Other Education | Completed
  • UCLA/UCLA Med Ctr
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Herndon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Herndon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Herndon to family and friends
4.4
based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Herndon'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
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I am a failed back fusion patient and have had many other ortho surgeries. Dr. Herndon show great compassion, but professionalism as well. You will be a team, you agree to follow her protocols and you will find her trying everything to find a solution to your pain. She has a small office with...more
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I am most pleased with the treatment and care given by Dr. Herndon. I have severe scoliosis which has caused tremendous pain. Each time I have been to Dr. Herndon I have had relief. The last time I was in for treatment it has lasted me a very long time.
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