Dr. Marc Yelle, MD

Dr. Marc Yelle, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 38
Dr. Marc Yelle, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from Wake Forest University in 2007 and specializes in pain medicine and anesthesiology.Read his story

3050 Duraleigh Rd Ste 201

Raleigh, NC 27612

Contact Information

(984) 215-6950

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MedCost
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Dr. Yelle's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Yelle "Dr. Marc Yelle was born and spent his youth in Massachusetts before joining the Army National Guard and attending Virginia Military Institute. He then completed his PhD in Neurobiology and Anatomy at Wake Forest University. His research used psychophysics and functional MRI techniques to better characterize the central nervous system pathways involved in the processing of pain. Dr. Yelle completed medical school at Wake Forest School of Medicine in 2011 and residency in Anesthesia at Harvard Medical School at Massachusetts General Hospital. He completed his subspecialty training in Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Medicine at Wake Forest University Hospital and Chronic Pain Management at Duke University. He is passionate about providing safe, evidence-based therapies, both medical and interventional, to improve the functional capacity and quality of life of his patients. He is committed to offering the most cutting-edge treatments including neuromodulation with spinal cord and nerve stimulation, kyphoplasty for vertebral compression fractures, and other minimally invasive interventions. When not working, Dr. Yelle is spending time with his marvelous wife and three young children. He loves to travel, cook, and be outside."
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Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

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

74  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Arthropathy of Spinal Facet Joint
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Dystonia
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Groin Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Compression Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Diabetic Nephropathy
  • Dorsal Nerve Injuries
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Hand Pain
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intercostal Nerve Injuries
  • Intercostal Neuralgia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Disorders
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Kyphosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Monoarthropathy
  • Mononeuropathies
  • Muscle Contraction Headache
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Injury
  • Neuritis
  • Neuropathy
  • Pain in Extremities
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Injuries
  • Polyarthropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Postoperative Pain
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis
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52  Procedures

  • Botox® for Cervical Dystonia
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Cervical Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Cooled Radiofrequency Treatment
  • Coolief Cooled Radiofrequency Treatment
  • Cryoablation
  • Dorsal Column Stimulation
  • Epidural Block
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Facet Joint Nerve Ablation
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Ilioinguinal and Iliohypogastric Block
  • Intercostal Nerve Block
  • Joint Drainage
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Medical Branch Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Block
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Radiofrequency Denervation
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacral Nerve Stimulation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Third Occipital Nerve Block
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Transforaminal Epidural Block
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Tumor Ablation
  • Vertebroplasty
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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.


  • Wake Forest University
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Wake Forest University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2011
  • Wake Forest University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Harvard Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015
  • Duke University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yelle has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yelle's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yelle to family and friends
10 total reviews (10 have comments)

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  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

June/July 2018 - My mother came to town visiting from another state and had 4 fractured discs in her spine and in immense pain. She was unable to take pain meds and we were referred to Dr. Marc Yelle. He was able to perform 2 successful Kyphoplasty surgeries and my mom has her life back. Dr....more
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I was diagnosed with a large bulging disc and other issues and in a lot of pain and discomfort. I honestly thought I was heading for surgery. Dr. Yelle gave me my first pain shot, which made my discomfort so minimal for over five months that I was able to go back to work and lead a normal life. ...more
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Dr. Yelle took xrays and found I had a broken rib. This may seem like nothing exceptional, but I already had an xray and numerous visits with orthopedic doctors, PTs and chiropractors. Dr. Yelle didn't just blindly trust my previous doctors. He looked at my condition with an open mind and...more
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Recently I experienced severe nerve pain in my back and leg. I feel most fortunate to have been treated by Dr. Yelle. He was most caring and considerate to me and understood the severe pain I was experiencing. His staff fit me into his busy schedule and then Dr. Yelle followed up the next day to...more
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Dr. Yelle was assigned as my anesthesiologist after my first visit to Rex UNC Pain Clinic in Raleigh. Being a younger person with a number of chronic health problems can generate some incredulity and bias in physicians, but in my time as a patient, I have experienced nothing but patience and...more
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