Dr. Poornachandran Manikantan, MD

Dr. Poornachandran Manikantan, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Poornachandran Manikantan, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Springfield, MA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Coimbatore Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University in 1989 and specializes in pain medicine, pain medicine anesthesiology, and more.

3400 Main St Ste B

Springfield, MA 01107

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Net
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Manikantan performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 98% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Manikantan's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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*

42  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Coimbatore Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Weill Cornell Med Center Ny
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Manikantan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Manikantan's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Manikantan to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Manikantan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I have never met a doctor more efficient and kind than Dr. Manikantan. He had helped me greatly throughout the years. At our first appointment he sat down with me for a long time and got to know ME it was wonderful to not feel rushed and to be able to talk about everything that was happening. I...more
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