Dr. Michael Chavin, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(40)
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Dr. Michael Chavin, MD
Dr. Michael Chavin, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Morristown, TN. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 34 years. Dr. Chavin is affiliated with Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System and Lakeway Regional Hospital.

Morristown Pain Consultants

1639 W Morris Blvd

Morristown, TN 37813

Contact Information

(423) 586-0341

Dr. Michael Chavin, MD

Dr. Michael Chavin, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Dr. Chavin's Experience

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Dr. Chavin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pain Medicine
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • Board actions found
1

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
32

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

2 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (6/8/2014)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
  • Professional Misconduct (1/31/2013)
    Action Taken: License Restricted
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Tennessee
1 Board Action
  • Disciplinary action in another state (10/16/2013)
    Action Taken: Practice Restriction
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida

Education

  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Calif
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Jackson Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Univ Of California San Diego Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Presby St Lukes Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Chavin has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Chavin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chavin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chavin to family and friends
3.1
based on 40 total reviews (8 with comments)
Dr. Chavin's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (8)
Knoxville, TN |
I have been treated by Dr. Chavin for pain related to conditions of my lumbar spine since March, 2017, and have received excellent care. The nurses are friendly and avail. to answer questions, which was reassuring. I've read reviews which describe Dr. Chavin as "rude and hateful", however, I think his sometimes abrasive manner is his way of separating those who only want pain med. from those who want to cooperate with his recommendations and rules. Expect close monitoring and compassionate care.
in Knoxville, TN |
Dr. Chavin spent more time with me than any other doctor. His diagnosis was accurate and his care was very helpful. My life is better and I am on less medication. Very good if in serious pain.
in Knoxville, TN |
really worked with me. my pain is much better controlled. my life is better. you should go to him if you need help. spends lots of time and got my medications adjusted just right. thank you and i would recommend. Justin
in Knoxville, TN |
Dr Chavn has known me for several years. he is taking good care of me and other family members. He is knowledgeable and competent and he has done injections which have been helpful. he did the most thorough workup of any doctor I've ever been to. This has included labs, MRI and CT scans, dexa scans. he made diagnosis that no one else able to figure out and sent me to appropriate specialist that he works with. I would recommend him.
in Knoxville, TN |
I recently moved to the area and have received excellent. In Illinois I went to a pill mill. Dr. Chavins office is any but a pill mill. Detailed care and complete workups were done. The injections were very helpful. I have referred my spouse for care. Very satisfied.
in Knoxville, TN |
Excellent care. Very thorough doctor. Dr. Chavin was very detail oriented. I was impressed with detailed workup. I am now on less pain meds and have increased activity. Dr. Chavin did an integrated evaluation and the quality of my life is much better. Dr. Chavin did a comprehensive workup and diagnosed thyroid disease and osteoporosis. My primary care physician missed these and my wife and myself appreciate very much that Dr. Chavin diagnosed these.
in Jefferson City Tennessee |
Dr. Chavin really help me with my pain. He spent more time than any of the other clinics and his work up prove to be very beneficial. The best pain management doctor in Knoxville. he's very tough with his patients especially those that sell and abuse their meds. However if you use your meds correctly he treats you right and has a lot to offer. He is the real thing.
in Nashville, TN |
Excellent doctor. Best pain doc I have been to. He is very thorough and detailed. He is serious about working you up. His injections were excellent. Highly recommended.
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Dr. Chavin accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Chavin has admitting privileges

Lakeway Regional Hospital
726 McFarland St
Morristown, TN 37814
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Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System
908 W 4th North St
Morristown, TN 37814
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