Dr. Rafael Prieto, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation •  Male • Age 51
  
Dr. Prieto
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Interventional Pain Center

3443 Dickerson Pike Ste 730 Nashville, TN 37207

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Dr. Rafael Prieto, MD is a Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Specialist in Nashville, TN and has over 25 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Prieto has more experience with Pain Management and Spine than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston medical school in 1995. He is affiliated with medical facilities Tennova Healthcare - Clarksville and Tristar Skyline Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Prieto to book an appointment.


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Although I've only seen Dr. Prieto once, I can thus far say that my initial visit was friendly, yet professional. So far, so good...
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Jul 18, 2020
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Always listens to my concerns, he makes recommendations and I'm given my monthly prescriptions. Always very respectful, polite and courteous.
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Linda Yearta – Apr 19, 2020
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Very helpful and understanding
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Nashville, TN – Jan 17, 2019
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Great doc and staff! Very pleased with the cleanliness and the kind staff.
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Rae in Hendersonville, TN – Jan 16, 2019
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I like doctor preieto he has a wonderful personatily and he is very professional and he listens to his paients and he is willing to help everyone that comes to his office and I have had back pain for over 4 years and my doctor doctor Harrison yang sent me to him and he is trying to get my pain understand control and he is willing to do RA to see if that helps
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Michael Beumer in Morrison, TN – Oct 10, 2018
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excellent and wonderful doc has helped me immensely easy to work with
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Aug 25, 2018
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Dr. Prieto has done miracles for my medical condition, he is awesome, understanding, and just overall a great physician. Dr. Prieto is highly recomended by me.
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Biography

Dr. Rafael Prieto, MD is a Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Specialist in Nashville, TN and has over 25 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Prieto has more experience with Pain Management and Spine than other specialists in his area. He...Read more

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Acute Pain Medicine
  • Headache Management
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Pain Management
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Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

2000
Walter Reed Army Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1996
William Beaumont Army Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1995
Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston
Medical School

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(615) 972-1100

Dr. Prieto accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
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Practice Areas

Pain Management

Pain management specialists diagnose and treat pain and pain-related conditions through procedures including medication, electrical stimulation, physical therapy, and alternative therapies such as acupuncture.Compare with other Pain Management specialists.

Typically treats 56% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 14 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Chronic Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prieto treats Chronic Pain more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Prieto treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prieto treats Low Back Pain more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Prieto treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Chronic Neck Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prieto treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Prieto treats this condition more than 85% of their peers

Spine

Spine specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the bones of the spine, including degenerative spine disease, herniated discs, stenosis, and fractured vertebrae, with treatments including medication, physical therapy, and surgery.Compare with other Spine specialists.

Typically treats 60% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prieto treats Low Back Pain more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Prieto treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Osteoarthritis of Spine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prieto treats Osteoarthritis of Spine more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Prieto treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prieto treats Spondylosis more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Prieto treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

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Dr. Prieto's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Regeneration Procedure
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cartilage Regeneration
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Facet Joint Nerve Ablation
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Guided Tissue Regeneration
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

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Interventional Pain Center

Interventional Pain Center3443 Dickerson Pike Ste 730 Nashville, TN 37207
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