Dr. Miguel Pupiales, MD

Anesthesiology  |  
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Age 56
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Dr. Miguel Pupiales, MD
Dr. Miguel Pupiales, MD is an anesthesiology doctor who practices in Albuquerque, NM. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 26 years. Dr. Pupiales is affiliated with Lovelace Medical Center and Presbyterian Hospital.


630 Manzano St NE Ste D

Albuquerque, NM 87110

Contact Information

(505) 344-7246

Dr. Miguel Pupiales, MD

Dr. Miguel Pupiales, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Dr. Pupiales' Experience

Dr. Pupiales' 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
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Anesthesiology
  • Independent Medical Examiner
  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Discogenic Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Pain
  • Motor Vehicle Accident
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Sacroiliac Pain Syndrome
  • Thoracic Disorders


  • Cold Laser Therapy
  • Discography
  • Epidural Cortisone Injection
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Medical Branch Block
  • Nerve Root Block
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Nutritional Supplementation
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Mexico.

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.


  • York College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • William Beaumont Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pupiales has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pupiales' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pupiales to family and friends
based on 33 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Pupiales' 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 (5)
in Albuquerque, NM |
I have been a patient of Dr. Pupliales for many years. He is a wonderful caring Dr. His office staff and nurses are the best. If you are in Pain I recommend this clinic.
in Alcalde, NM |
I have been Dr. Pupiales' patient for about 8 years. He is the most knowledgeable professional in pain management that I know of.
in Los Lunas |
Dr. Pupiales is excellent at what he does, that is pain management. He believes in trying everything possible (injections, radiofrequency etc) to prevent surgery and believes in Holistic approach to help manage as well.
in Los Lunas, NM |
Dr/ Pupiales has helped me a lot with my back, shoulder and neck pain. I would heartily recommend him to anyone.
in Davidson, NC |
Dr. Pupiales, is a wonderful doctor. He really listens and understands my needs. I would recommend him to anyone!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Pupiales accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Pupiales has admitting privileges

Lovelace Medical Center
601 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM 87102
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Presbyterian Hospital
1100 Central Ave SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
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