Dr. Luis Vascello, MD

Dr. Luis Vascello, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
(23)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Luis Vascello, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Lexington, KY. He is 52 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

1760 Nicholasville Rd Ste 302

Lexington, KY 40503

Contact Information

(859) 260-2766

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Sagamore Health Network

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
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Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
46

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia

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Procedures

  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • Universidad De Buenos Aires, Facultad De Ciencias Medicas
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Buenos Aires
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Kentucky Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vascello has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vascello's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vascello to family and friends
3.1
based on 23 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Vascello's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Morehead, KY |
the most compassionate & knowledgeable doctor
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in Lexington, KY |
I was in writhing pain and had two prior cervical operations on my neck. He iced me down and gave me injections, plus his cayenne pepper special concoction. After several treatments of NO (ZERO) relief, he suggested seeing a psychiatrist. Nice. Instead, I saw my neurosurgeon who said I needed...more
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in Lexington ky |
I was referred by another doctor. Vascello and his nurse were very Arrogant and Rude. Incorrect diagnosis. Had to go to a new doctor to get my issue corrected.
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in Richmond, KY |
Excellent doctor but unconventional. Very dedicated to his patients.
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in Lexington, KY |
Outstanding physician in all aspects! I have always been impressed with his excellent bedside manner, his attention to detail, his ability to listen and guide me by explaining in simple terms what we need to do to fix my pain, his holistic approach, and so many more positive attributes. I have...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Vascello accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Vascello has admitting privileges

Baptist Health Lexington
1740 Nicholasville Rd
Lexington, KY 40503
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