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Dr. Rafael Prieto, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation ·  Male · Age 50

Dr. Prieto

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 been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston in 1995 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, pain medicine, and more.


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(615) 972-1100

Dr. Prieto accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
POMCO Group
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
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. Prieto's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prieto treats Back Pain more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Prieto treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

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
  • 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

About Me

Biography

Dr. Rafael Prieto, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston in 1995 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, pain medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Acute Pain Medicine
  • Headache Management
  • Interventional Pain Medicine

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
2000
1996
1995

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Dr. Prieto's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Prieto

3.9

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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(4)

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Great doc and staff! Very pleased with the cleanliness and the kind staff.
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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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excellent and wonderful doc has helped me immensely easy to work with
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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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