Dr. Paul Talerico, MD

Spine PhysiatryMaleAge 59

Dr. Talerico
Accepting new patients

Carolina Spine and Disc Center

11618 Us 70 Business Hwy W Clayton, NC 27520

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(919) 373-2000

Dr. Paul Talerico, MD is a Spine Physiatry Specialist in Clayton, NC and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Upstate Medical University/ College of Health Professions medical school in 1989. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Talerico to book an appointment.

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  • Low Wait Times
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Experience
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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Talerico's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Talerico treats Spine Disorders more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Talerico treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
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Neck Muscle Strain
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Talerico treats Neck Muscle Strain more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Talerico treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Talerico treats Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury) more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Talerico treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Talerico's conditions and procedures:

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

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(919) 373-2000

Dr. Talerico accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
Cigna
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Tricare
TriCare for Life
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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Dr Talerico took a very long time with me. He got in depth history and did a complete exam. He also spent time explaining possibilities and what his assessment is. Would send anyone to him in a minute
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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About Me

Care Philosophy

The mission of my team and I is to compassionately and comprehensively improve your quality of life by relieving the pain in your back or neck.

Biography

Paul Talerico, MD brings 30 years of experience to this practice. He grew up in a small town in upstate New York, then completed undergraduate studies...Read more

Specialties

  • Spine Physiatry
  • Physical Therapy

Board Certifications

Education

1999
Duke University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1992
Wilson Memorial Regional Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1990
Wilson Memorial Regional Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1989
Upstate Medical University/ College of Health Professions
Medical School
1984
University of Scranton
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish

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Is Dr. Paul Talerico, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Paul Talerico, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Talerico frequently treats Spine Disorders, Neck Muscle Strain, and Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Talerico treats.

Where is Dr. Paul Talerico, MD's office located?

Dr. Talerico's office is located at 11618 Us 70 Business Hwy W, Clayton, NC 27520. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Paul Talerico, MD speak?

Dr. Talerico speaks Spanish, French, and Italian. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Paul Talerico, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Talerico has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Locations

Carolina Spine and Disc Center

Carolina Spine and Disc Center11618 Us 70 Business Hwy W Clayton, NC 27520
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