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Dr. Kirk Whetstone, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation ·  Male · Age 36

Dr. Whetstone

Dr. Kirk Whetstone, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Columbus, OH and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Wright State Univ Sch Of Med in 2009 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.


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(614) 533-5500

Dr. Whetstone accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
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Dr. Whetstone's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Coccygeal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whetstone treats Coccygeal Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Whetstone treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whetstone treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Whetstone treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whetstone treats Fibromyalgia more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Whetstone treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia

Dr. Whetstone's conditions and procedures:

  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Pain
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kirk Whetstone, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Columbus, OH and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Wright State Univ Sch Of Med in 2009 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

2014
University Of Washington
Fellowship Hospital
2013
University Of Washington
Residency Hospital
2010
Riverside Methodist Hospital
Internship Hospital
2009
Wright State Univ Sch Of Med
Medical School
2005
Capital University
Undergraduate School
2014
2013
2010
2009
2005

Dr. Whetstone's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Whetstone

4.7

Based on 16 reviews

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Has always been so helpful to me and good at listening. Parking is hard at Riverside at times, but that isn't the doctors fault, just have to plan ahead.
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I am in my 70s and really did not want a surgery. I do have pain and stenosis, but I did not think something like surgery was the answer at my age. Dr Whetstone walked me through my MRI and told me all of the options other than surgery. I appreciate that he was honest and even though there wasn't...Read More
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Listened to my issues
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Excellent overall experience, have recommended to Dr W to friends
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Office appointments run on time. The staff are friendly and respond quicker than most of my other doctors. Dr Whetstone listens and tries to help me with my concerns, overall not cured but on a better path now.
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