Dr. Navtej Tung, MD

Dr. Navtej Tung, MD

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Dr. Navtej Tung, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Guru Nanak Med College in 1987 and specializes in pain medicine, headache management, and more.

4550 E Bell Rd Ste 280

Phoenix, AZ 85032

Contact Information

(623) 882-1292

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • 27 More

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Acute Pain Medicine
  • Headache Management
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Pain Management
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Board Certifications

Dr. Tung does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • 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 Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • 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 Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Discography
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Joint Drainage
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Lumbar Transforaminal Injection
  • Minimally Invasive Lumbar Decompression (MILD)
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vertebroplasty
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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

  • Guru Nanak Med College
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Tung has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Tung has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tung's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tung to family and friends
2.1
based on 41 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (41)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (27)

Dr. Tung's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
FAIR
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Goodyear , AZ
I have been seeing this doctor for several years now for epidural injections that last but most recently with my upcoming hip replacement he was just able to give me a injection yesterday and so far so good. I'm praying this is it till at least October when I can have my hip replacement. Thank you...more
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in Buckeye Az
Dr. Tung, is a wonderful caring Doctor.. I find that he and his whole staff are very good efficient and kind...I am very thankful for this office all around and look forward to a long lasting relationship with them....thx so much...Brenda Lyons
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in Heber, AZ
Horrible experience. The woman PA either was dishonest or incompetent. Didn't know side effects of treatment options or care I took a day off work and drove four hour to get there. IMS is covered by BS/BS, I don't know why. I have returned to my previous pain clinic where I am treated with...more
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in Phoenix, AZ
I found this Doctor to be down to earth and very nice and very articulate when explaining what he would perform as I had fallen and he gave me trigger injections in my mid-back. He is one of a few Doctors I have been to in the Phoenix, Az. area that seemed Nice and genuinely interested in my...more
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in Buckeye
Worst experience of my life. I recently lost my job and had to take a less paying one to support my family. When I was offered OT I had to take it to make ends meet, causing me to have to reschedule my appoint. I still met the requirements of being seen but he wouldn't work with me. I explained...more
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