Dr. Michael Schaufele, MD

Dr. Michael Schaufele, MD

Interventional Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Michael Schaufele, MD is an interventional pain medicine specialist in Marietta, GA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe-Universitaet Frankfurt, Fachbereich Humanmedizin in 1992 and specializes in interventional pain medicine, sports medicine, and more.

400 Tower Rd NE

Marietta, GA 30060

Contact Information

(770) 590-1078

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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Schaufele performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Schaufele's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Schaufele "I provide comprehensive pain management with a focus on interventional treatments. My goal is to identify the cause of my patients' pain syndrome and improve their pain without high doses of pain medications."

3  Specialties

  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Sports Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

73  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • 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
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • 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
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Torticollis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain
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23  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe-Universitaet Frankfurt, Fachbereich Humanmedizin
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Spaulding Rehab Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Spectrum Health Blodgett Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Spine Center Munich, Orthopaedic Hospital Harlaching
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Rosenthal Award, AAPM&R, 2008
  • Atlanta Top Doctor, 2012
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schaufele's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schaufele to family and friends
25 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Schaufele's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I have been going to Dr. Schaufele ever since he was at the Emory Spine Center. I find that he is a very caring and compassionate man. Always goes out of his way to do what he can to give the best pain management.
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Dr. Schaufele treated me for chronic mid back pain, and I found him to be very capable - with friendly and empathic interaction. He worked with me to find the cause of the pain, and then treated it accordingly. He explained what he was doing before he did it, and then asked for feedback after...more
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Avoid this practice at all cost. Have been seeing for five months, impossible to get through their gatekeeper phone service. Had stimulator trial and lead broke. This condescending doctor tried to blame it on me. That way he can charge my insurance to do it again. Wait time over an hour if you can...more
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Dr. Schaufele is compassionate and takes ample time to review your records and listens intently to your concerns. Most of all he is extremely qualified and intelligent. He went to school in Munich, Germany, Harvard and Emory. It doesn't get any better than that. The best neurosurgeon in the...more
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Dr. Schaufele is an EXCELLENT Dr. who cares about his patients, has empathy for your issues, doesn't make you feel like you are wasting his time. This Dr. actually reads the MRI you bring him, then compares it to the report to make sure what he is seeing is actually what is wrong with you. Does...more
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