Dr. Patrick Waring, MD

Dr. Patrick Waring, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Patrick Waring, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in pain medicine, pain medicine anesthesiology, and more.

701 Metairie Rd Ste 310

Metairie, LA 70005

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 88% of peers
more than 84% of peers
Spinal Nerve Block
more than 84% of peers

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3  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*

22  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Waring's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Waring to family and friends
19 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

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Dr. Waring'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 (4)

Wish I could give him -0- stars. I am having to change doctors because Dr. Waring no longer treats or sees Medicare patients. I am absolutely FURIOUS as I have been seeing him for years...long before I was ever on Medicare. Prior to this he limited Medicare patients to two per day, ...now...more
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Dr. Waring and his Physician's assistant Joe are AMAZING! When my original surgeon gave up on finding the cause of my agonizing pain Dr. Waring and Joe took care of me! Once they found the source of my pain they did everything in their power to help me. When all of the treatments failed they...more
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The staff of Dr Waring is exemplary. Unfortunately, he is absolutely not. He spoke to me only on my first visit and not a word to me since. It's as though I only exist for him to perform numerous procedures on me and to collect his fees. His bedside manner is nonexistent. His staff and nurses are...more
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Dr. Waring and entire staff are very attentive to patient, answering questions and providing clear explanations as well as tips for relieving pain without over-medicating.
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