Dr. Mruthyanjaya Gonchigar, MD

Dr. Mruthyanjaya Gonchigar, MD

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Dr. Mruthyanjaya Gonchigar, MD is an interventional pain medicine specialist in Frederick, MD and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Karnatak Medical College, Karnatak University in 1985 and specializes in interventional pain medicine, pain medicine, and more.

196 Thomas Johnson Dr Ste 215

Frederick, MD 21702

Contact Information

(301) 668-9988

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
high
more than 87% of peers
Chronic Pain
high
more than 85% of peers
Spondylosis
normal
more than 81% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gonchigar "Board-certified physician dedicated to the effective diagnosis, treatment and management of acute, chronic and cancer pain. Proven and trusted providers of compassionate, personalized care."

9  Specialties

  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Acute Pain Medicine
  • Headache Management
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine Anesthesiology
  • Sports Medicine Pain Management

3  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

96  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Central Pain Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Hip Pain
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Inflammatory Pelvic Pain
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Male Pelvic Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Inflammatory Pelvic Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Pelvic Neuralgia
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Piriformis Syndrome
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Spondylosis Cervical Without Myelopathy
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis
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50  Procedures

  • Blood Patch
  • Bursa Injection
  • Cervical Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Discography
  • Epidural Block
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Ilioinguinal and Iliohypogastric Block
  • Implantable Peripheral Neurostimulator
  • Joint Injection
  • Knee Injection
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lumbar Discography
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Medical Branch Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pain Management
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Provocation Discography
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Shoulder Injection
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Pump Implant
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon and Bursa Injection
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Transforaminal Epidural Block
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vertebroplasty
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Background Check

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Education

  • Karnatak Medical College, Karnatak University
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center At Harvard Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center At Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • Hindi
  • English

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Dr. Gonchigar's Reviews

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Caring, compassionate, and a great sense of humor. Takes time to listen to you and to explain treatment options thoroughly.
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Dr. Gonchigar is a very compassionate and caring doctor for patients in chronic pain. Over the last 15 years that I have been seeing him, every visit has been a good experience. I would recommend him strongly
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I would recommend Dr. Gonchigar to any future patient in chronic pain. He was detailed in his questions and examination and was very patient and answered everything in detail. It was one of the best doctor office experiences I had.
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I was a patient for 7 years but I was discharged from the practice because I questioned the billing. I was being billed as if I was being seen by a doctor every month for a prescription refill but I was seen by a pa or other staff members. The insurance company was billed over$196.00 per visit. ...Read More
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