Dr. Rakesh Vakhariya, DO

Dr. Rakesh Vakhariya, DO

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
Dr. Rakesh Vakhariya, DO is a pain medicine specialist in Sterling Heights, MI and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Michigan State University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2004 and specializes in pain medicine.

5456 15 Mile Rd Ste 101

Sterling Heights, MI 48310

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Fidelis Care
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
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Top Care Areas

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Herniated Disc
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

36  Conditions Treated


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9  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Michigan State University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hfh
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vakhariya has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vakhariya's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vakhariya to family and friends
19 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Vakhariya's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I've been a patient of Dr V's for several years..& I can't say ENOUGH GREAT things about Dr V. His caringness & concern makes you feel like you are the only patient in the office. The 1st time I met him I was in AWEFUL back pain. He did numerous tests, at first I really thought it would work....more
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