Dr. Rafael Prieto, MD

Dr. Rafael Prieto, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Rafael Prieto, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston in 1995 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, pain medicine, and more.

3443 Dickerson Pike Ste 730

Nashville, TN 37207

Contact Information

(615) 972-1100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

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8  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

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Upper Back Pain
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18  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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 Tx Med Branch Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • William Beaumont Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Walter Reed Army Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Prieto has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Prieto's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Prieto

3.7

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
64.28571428571429%
(9)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
28.571428571428573%
(4)

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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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Dianna M. in Hendersonville, TN – Oct 12, 2017
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Great bedside manner, listens to me, and I get to see him every visit and not a different provider.
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Tyler in Nashville, TN – Jan 16, 2017
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