Dr. Mark Shoptaugh, MD

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Dr. Shoptaugh
7777 Hennessy Blvd Ste 301 Baton Rouge, LA 70808

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Dr. Mark Shoptaugh, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans medical school in 1984. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shoptaugh to book an appointment.

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Took his time to discuss your pain, examined you, was very polite and professional. He is the only Dr I want to do my pain injections.
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Cindy – Mar 15, 2021
Professional, very detailed, took time to examen me and my problems, excellent communication skills, great results with his treatment.
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Biography

Dr. Mark Shoptaugh, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has over 37 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Louisiana...Read more

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Education

Med Center La New Orleans Tulane
Residency Hospital
1984
Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
Medical School

Awards

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What are Dr. Mark Shoptaugh, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Shoptaugh frequently treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement), Low Back Pain, and Spinal Stenosis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Shoptaugh treats.

Where is Dr. Mark Shoptaugh, MD's office located?

Dr. Shoptaugh's office is located at 7777 Hennessy Blvd Ste 301, Baton Rouge, LA 70808. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Shoptaugh's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shoptaugh treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Shoptaugh treats this condition more than 99% 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
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Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shoptaugh treats Low Back Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Shoptaugh treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Spinal Stenosis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shoptaugh treats Spinal Stenosis more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Shoptaugh treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Shoptaugh's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Back Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

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(225) 214-6438

Dr. Shoptaugh accepts the following insurance:

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Locations

Practice

7777 Hennessy Blvd Ste 301 Baton Rouge, LA 70808
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