Dr. Michael Connelly, MD

Dr. Michael Connelly, MD

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Age 58
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Dr. Michael Connelly, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Lawrence, MA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Massachusetts Medical School in 1986 and specializes in pain medicine.Read his story

354 Merrimack St

Lawrence, MA 01843

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Boston Medical Center HealthNet Plan
  • Cigna
  • Commonwealth Care
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MassHealth
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Connelly's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pathological Spine Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Connelly treats Pathological Spine Fracture more than 98% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Connelly treats Back Pain more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Connelly treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Connelly treats Low Back Pain more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Connelly treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Connelly's conditions and procedures:

  • Back Pain
  • Cancer Pain
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Compression Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Discography
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Sprain
  • Lumbar Transforaminal Injection
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Transforaminal Epidural Block
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

About Me

My focus is on providing rapid access in order to provide patients with care when it is needed.  The most important step in managing pain is understanding what is wrong.  This begins with listening to the patient, discussing the sympto...

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Education

1990
Beth Israel Hospital
Residency Hospital
1987
Faulkner Hospital
Internship Hospital
1986
University Of Massachusetts Medical School
Medical School
University Of Massachusetts Medical School
Undergraduate School
1990
1987
1986

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Dr. Connelly's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Connelly

3.0

Based on 96 reviews

5 Stars
42.708333333333336%
(41)
4 Stars
7.291666666666667%
(7)
3 Stars
1.0416666666666667%
(1)
2 Stars
1.0416666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
47.916666666666664%
(46)

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I have read all the reviews on here... but I had a very good experience with Dr. Connelly. I went to NEN after I had a bad fall in my back yard. He was very attentive to my symptoms and fought for me with my insurance company so that I can get the right diagnostic tests. He spent time with me to...Read More
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The rudest medical professional I have ever encountered. This man should be ashamed of himself. I don’t know how he is able to continually practice medicine under pain management when he very clearly does not care about his patients their health or the pain they are experiencing nor does he have...Read More
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Professional, thorough, expert in his field, exceptional communication and explanation of remedy and ideal plan to heal the body. Always calm and considerate of patient concerns and questions. A very positive experience despite a very painful injury.
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Gave medical advice when it was outside of his core competence. Highly inappropriate and unprofessional.
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Wondering how come everytime I leave a review it’ never appears? Yet I see all these good reviews? I’m disgusted noones looked into this mans way of practicing he neglects abuses and bullies his patients
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Cigna
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Fallon Community Health Plan
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
MassHealth
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