Dr. Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD

Dr. Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD

Interventional Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
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Dr. Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD is an interventional pain medicine specialist in Marion, IL and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Osmania Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences in 1973 and specializes in interventional pain medicine, interventional spine medicine, and more.

108 Airway Dr

Marion, IL 62959

Contact Information

(618) 997-7820

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas


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Nerve Block, Somatic
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Manchikanti "To provide safe, high-quality, cost-effective interventional pain management techniques for the diagnosis and treatment of pain and related disorders, and to ensure patient access to these interventions."


  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Interventional Spine Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

Conditions Treated


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  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Discography
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Joint Drainage
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Injections
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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.


  • Osmania Medical College, Ntr University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Gandhi Med College Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Allegheny Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Gandhi Med College Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Youngstown Hospital Assn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Manchikanti has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Manchikanti's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Manchikanti to family and friends
based on 40 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Manchikanti's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

The Doctor himself is excellent but after a few visits you get stuck seeing the nurse practitioners who are simply awful - they do not even do a physical examination. It is very difficult to make appointments - usually you have to wait more than 2 months. They are not good about calling you back...more
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I love the kindness of the staff and my dr is the bomb I been coming for a long time and he always makes me feel better I have referred many friends and family to dr manchikanti great group of people y
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in Thompsonville, IL.
I just recently started going to Marion Pain Management Center and ALL of the staff were so very kind. The nurse and Dr Kavita Manchikanti were very good listeners of my complaints of pain. I just had a nerve block on my lumbar area and everyone there made it very comfortable to get through. I...more
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in Odin, IL
I've been seeing Dr Manchikanti for longer then five (5) years now. Every three months I get treatments for a back condition I have. I feel very comfortable with the Dr, with the staff and with the treatments. I feel Dr Manchikanti is very compassionate and tenacious in his professional field.
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in Hazel, KY
I have been a patient since 1991 and have nothing but high praise for the effectiveness of treatments and guidance received from Dr. Manchikanti, and staff.
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