Dr. Nina Sandhu, DO

Dr. Nina Sandhu, DO

Pain Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 38
Dr. Nina Sandhu, DO is a pain medicine specialist in Dallas, TX. She graduated from Ohio University / Main Campus and specializes in pain medicine, interventional pain medicine, and more.Read her story

3801 Gaston Ave Ste 320

Dallas, TX 75246

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Sandhu's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sandhu "Dr Sandhu completed her residency in Anesthesiology and fellowship in Interventional Pain Management at the ACGME accredited prestigious Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Dr Sandhu is double board certified in Anesthesiology and in Pain Management. She also holds a Masters Degree from Case Western, and graduated as a triple major, earning undergraduate degrees in Zoology, Philosophy and Psychology from Miami University of Ohio. Dr. Sandhu uses a multi-disciplinary approach to manage pain, including interventional pain techniques, ultrasound-guided procedures, minimally invasive surgeries, medical management and physical and behavioral therapy. She has a special interest in treating cervical and lumbar pain, sciatica, arthritis, Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD), spinal stenosis and pain after surgery. She also has expertise in treating neuropathic pain, neuralgia, cancer pain, atypical facial pain, headache, head and neck pain, fibromyalgia, abdominal and pelvic pain. "


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sandhu "Dr. Sandhu's practice philosophy is to blend medical innovation, evidence based medicine and compassion to meet each patient's individual goals. She cares for her patients as her own family members, spends time with them that allows for a thorough evaluation and tailors the treatment plans that fit the unique needs of the patients. She believes that patient education and the establishment of a caring doctor-patient relationship are an integral part of the healing process. Her goal is not only to reduce pain but restore function and improve quality of life of her patients."

5  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Acute Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*

66  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthropathy Associated With Bacterial Disease
  • Arthropathy Associated With Infectious and Parasitic Diseases
  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Arthropathy Associated With Viral Disease
  • Arthropathy in Behcet's Syndrome
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Drug Rebound Headache
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Migraine
  • Neck Pain
  • Neuritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Psychogenic Headache
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Recurrent Headache
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Severe Headache
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Tension Headache
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia


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35  Procedures


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • University Miami
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Ohio University / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sandhu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sandhu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sandhu to family and friends
15 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Sandhu's 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 (7)

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Dr. Has been such a Blessing. She has gone above and beyond to help my pain that I have had since I was 12 years old. Everybody in her office is so kind caring and loving it is always enjoyable even though my pain levels are sometimes very high. I can always get in touch with her even when it is...more
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In add-ofc staff was not concerned/or did not care if my call was rtnd or not. The fact that part of this dr's philosophy is to "care for the pts. as her own fam mem. & dev a caring dr/pt relationship" is a joke. It is apparent that her main concern is money (as noted in non-visit today)-wanted to...more
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Dr. Sandhu has been a godsend to me. She is responsive, explains options available that will relieve pain, and completes the treatment in a timely manner. Finally feeling better after years of back pain. She has a great Office Staff in Dallas. Gerry G. Dallas
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This Dr only cares about herself . There is no concern for your pain or comfort level. More comcerned about scheduling expensive procedures than if you really need them. If your in pain run far, far away from this one.
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