Dr. Michael Wheeler, DO

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Dr. Michael Wheeler, DO

Pain Medicine | Male

Compass Rehabilitation Center 250 E Saginaw St, East Lansing, MI 48823 Get Directions
(517) 337-3080

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Dr. Wheeler focuses on interventional pain medicine for the spine and associated limbs. He sees his role as a 'pain...   Read More

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      Specialties

      • Pain Medicine

      Board Certifications

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      • Pain Medicine
      • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

      Conditions Treated

      • Arthritis
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Back Pain
      • Bone Disorders
      • Bursitis
      • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
      • Chronic Neck Pain
      • Chronic Pelvic Pain
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
      • Fibromyalgia
      • Fracture
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Hand Conditions
      • Headache
      • Herniated Disc
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Knee Disorders
      • Low Back Pain
      • Myelopathy
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Rheumatoid Arthritis
      • Sacrum Disorders
      • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Scoliosis
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Deformities
      • Spine Disorders
      • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
      • Spondylitis
      • Spondylolisthesis
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
      • Upper Back Pain

      Procedures Performed

      • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
      • Joint Drainage
      • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
      • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
      • Spinal Nerve Block
      • Steroid Injection
      • Trigger Point Injection

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Michigan State University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine

        Graduated in 1999

      • Internship Hospital
        Ingham Regional Med Center Mi State University College Osteo Med

        Completed in 2001

      • Residency Hospital
        Ingham Regional Med Center Mi State University College Osteo Med

        Completed in 2003

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Pain Medicine
      • Board certified in Pain Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
      • Malpractice claims in Michigan not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Wheeler's Care Philosophy

      Dr. Wheeler focuses on interventional pain medicine for the spine and associated limbs. He sees his role as a 'pain detective', discovering the cause of a patient's pain and then working with the patient to determine the best course of treatment.