Dr. Matthew Vasko, MD

Dr. Matthew Vasko, MD

Anesthesiology  ·  
Dr. Matthew Vasko, MD is an anesthesiology specialist in Saint Clair Shores, MI and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University / School Of Medicine in 2010 and specializes in anesthesiology.

21000 E 12 Mile Rd Ste 100

Saint Clair Shores, MI 48081

Contact Information

(586) 447-5136

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dr. Vasko's Experience

Dr. Vasko's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Anesthesiology
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Vasko "Chronic pain can be life altering, I believe in offering personalized, comprehensive treatment of patients suffering with chronic pain. Using a multidisciplinary approach which includes state of the art interventional procedures, medication management, physical therapy, and alternative treatments such as diet and lifestyle modification, my goal is to improve patient functioning and quality of life in the long-term, without the need to rely on addictive medications and invasive surgery."

1  Specialties

  • Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

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

45  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Ilioinguinal and Iliohypogastric Block
  • Intrathecal Drug Delivery System Insertion
  • Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Pain Management
  • Pain Management Through Physical Therapy
  • Pain Medication Management
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Synvisc® Injection
  • Third Occipital Nerve Block
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Transforaminal Epidural Block

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Michigan State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • Saint Louis University / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • William Beaumont Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Detroit Medical Center-Wayne State University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vasko has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vasko's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vasko to family and friends
9 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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Dr. Vasko's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

For more than a year I couldn't turn my head in either direction without a great deal of pain. It made driving and playing sports next to impossible. Plus I was taking too much aspirin to relieve the pain. Dr. Vasko said the pain was coming from arthritis in my neck. He performed a medial block on...more
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I have been going to Dr. Vasko for about two years for epidural injections for lower back pain. I have gotten great pain relief and feel that this is what has allowed me to be able to continue working. Dr. Vasko is always very knowledgeable and has a nice personality. Dr. Vasko is a great...more
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This is by far the best doctor I have ever had regarding pain management of my back and leg pain. He is pleasant, knowledgeable and kind. I have had one office visit with him and two injection procedures because of pain after a back surgery. I highly recommend Dr. Vasko for serious pain...more
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Great bedside manner. Listened to all my concerns, answered all my questions, I felt like he really spent a lot of time with me and my wife. After 2 years of low back pain and multiple doctors, I finally understood why I was in pain and what my outlook was. No other doctor spent that much time with...more
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