Dr. Neal Goldberger, MD

Dr. Neal Goldberger, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(72)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Neal Goldberger, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Monroe, NC. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.

701 E Roosevelt Blvd

Monroe, NC 28112

Contact Information

(704) 289-4595

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology
2

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

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

3 Board Actions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (1/6/2014)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: South Carolina
  • Professional Misconduct (6/10/2013)
    Action Taken: Release from Prior Order
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: North Carolina
  • Disciplinary action in another state (3/21/2013)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Dr. Neal Michael Goldberger; License # MD044452E; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has been the subject of disciplinary action taken in another state. ACTION TAKEN: The Pennsylvania Board of Medicine suspended the physician's license for a period of one year. The Board immediately stayed the suspension and imposed a $2500 civil penalty.
    State: Pennsylvania

Education

  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Letterman Amc
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Letterman Amc
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Cincinnati
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Goldberger has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Goldberger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Goldberger's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Goldberger to family and friends
3.9
based on 72 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (72)

  • 5
    (51)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (17)

Dr. Goldberger'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
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Charlotte, NC |
First meeting was very hopeful. I thought I had found a Dr. That. Really cared. Goal reduce meds oxycontin to a minimal amount and help me with my chronic in lower back causing severe sciatic pain. 120mg to 90 first visit. Great. Then 90 to 60mg without me knowing. Saw him one time then saw...more
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in Charlotte, NC |
Very good at helping me to get something that woaks for muscle and nerve pain. Would recommend him 100%
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in Bessemer city NC 28016 |
I've been going to Dr Goldberger for a very long time. He is the best Dr I have ever had in any field of medicine, he has always took his time to listen to what you need and help you in the best way he can. I will never go to another Dr as long as he's here and if he moves I'm going to follow him....more
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in Mattews, North Carolina |
Dr. Goldberger is one of the best dr's I have had in pain medicine and more. I have chronic pain from a bad car accident and he been treating me for over 3 ½ years. He doesn't just throw Rx's at me like my prior dr. He takes the time to diagnose each problem and treat it as needed. He has also...more
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Atlanta, GA |
I had relocated from a state where I had excellent,caring drs. Enter Dr G. Horrible. My mom says he is called a pain Dr to help u get out of pain but he just keeps u in it. They schedule appts every 15 minutes. Average wait to see DR is 2-3 hrs or more. Of all the pain care I've had , his has been...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Goldberger accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Goldberger has admitting privileges

Carolinas Healthcare System Union
600 Hospital Dr
Monroe, NC 28112
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Hartford Hospital
80 Seymour St
Hartford, CT 06102
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