Dr. Mark Simonson, MD

Dr. Mark Simonson, MD

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Dr. Mark Simonson, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Soldotna, AK and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Hawaii At Manoa in 1994 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation and pain medicine.Read his story

240 Hospital Pl # 103

Soldotna, AK 99669

Contact Information

(907) 260-5455

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Simonson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simonson treats Low Back Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Simonson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simonson treats Back Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Simonson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Spine Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Simonson treats Spine Deformities more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Simonson treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Cavernous Malformation of Spine
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Kyphosis
  • Lordosis
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Occult Spinal Dysraphism
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Split Spinal Cord Malformation

Dr. Simonson's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Degenerative Disc Disease
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Elbow Injuries
EMG (Electromyography)
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Hand Conditions
Headache
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Migraine
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Tension Headache
Torticollis
Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Mark Simonson specializes in the nonsurgical relief of back and neck pain symptoms. He is Board Certified in two medical specialties: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PM&R), and Pain Medicine. Dr. Simonson received his Doctor of Medic...

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

Mayo Grad Sch Med
Residency Hospital
Mayo Grad Sch Med
Internship Hospital
1994
University Of Hawaii At Manoa
Medical School
1979
St. Olaf College
Undergraduate School
1994
1979

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Told me I needed my disc replaced or I wouldn't be able to walk, Never offered or recommended physical therapy..... After I healed on my own, I went back and asked why I was never offered physical therapy, they kicked me out of their office. Don't trust these people.... Don't sign the paperwork...Read More
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The first appointment with Dr. Simonson left us feeling almost in an adversarial situation: he was rushed, gruff, blunt, had not reviewed any imagery beforehand, and in general he exhibited a poor attitude in this initial visit. Left a bad impression on us that hasn't improved after the second...Read More
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Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
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