Dr. Patricia Little, MD

Dr. Patricia Little, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Patricia Little, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Centennial, CO and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from University of MN Medical School in 1998 and specializes in pain medicine and anesthesiology.

12835 E Arapahoe Rd Ste 300

Centennial, CO 80112

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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Spondylosis
very high
more than 92% of peers
Bone Disorders
high
more than 81% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
normal
more than 83% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Little "Multi-disciplinary approach Committed to providing excellent, safe, efficient, and compassionate care to patients."

2  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

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

53  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Cranial Neuralgia
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dorsal Neuralgia
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intercostal Neuralgia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain
  • Neuralgia in the Upper Extremity
  • Neuritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Upper Back Pain
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35  Procedures

  • Cervical Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Dorsal Column Stimulation
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Ilioinguinal and Iliohypogastric Block
  • Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Medical Branch Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Block
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Univ. Of Ca At Berkeley
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • University of MN Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Finch Univ / Chicago Medical School: General Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Univ of MN Medical School: Anesthesiology
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Univ. of CA at San Francisco: Pain Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Little has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Little's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Little to family and friends
20 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Little's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
Dr. Little Says:
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Practicing accountable pain medicine is not an easy feat.  If a pain doctor has good ratings, it may be because they are not holding patients accountable to proper use of the sometimes highly dangerous medications that we prescribe, or are not challenging the patient in the steps that they need to take themselves to heal.  Conversely, if a pain doctor has poor ratings, it may be because they are holding patients to

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Patient Comments (6)

Any doctor who willingly calls up someone unrelated to your care and talks about your medical history does not deserve to be practice medicine. This is something I have hard evidence of and something she admitted to on her notes. Also had issues with her not showing up at scheduled appointments and...more
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Dr Little is one of two doctors in my lifetime that I would recommend to a friend or a loved one. She is one of the most caring and loving honest doctors I know. She spends the time she needs to understand me and my pain. Dr Little is a doctor who thinks outside the box and I am so grateful she...more
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Dr. Little is extremely thorough and caring. We are very blessed to have found her. She really takes the time to explain things and is very compassionate. Very happy to have such an amazing doctor. One who listens and finds the best treatment options based on the needs of the patient.
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Dr. Little has truly saved my life and my marriage, helping to alleviate pain, but also minimize the medication I take. She is so passionate about healing the body and mind of each individual patient, knowing we are all different. Every visit, she takes extra time to teach and explain...more
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Dr Little has a great knowledge of pain management. She is Compassionate and gives you the time needed to fully understand your pain issues.
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