Dr. Raul Martinez, MD

Dr. Raul Martinez, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Raul Martinez, MD is a pain medicine specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 1994 and specializes in pain medicine.

5364 Fredericksburg Rd Bldg D

San Antonio, TX 78229

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Martinez'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Martinez "Chronic pain sufferers are among the most underserved patients in the United States. In my practice I am concerned with the study of pain, the prevention of pain and the evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of persons in pain. My staff and I strive to provide the latest in pain treatment options: offering superior clinical care, up-to-date techniques and the latest technology. Our wide spectrum of care includes the following treatments among others: *Musculoskeletal Injections -Tigger points *Epidural Steroid Injections *Facet Injections *Major Joint Injections *Nerve Blocks *Lumbar Discography *Radio Frequency Thermal Ablation Treatment *Spinal Cord Stimulation *Peripheral Nerve Stimulation *Implantable Pumps"

1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • St. Marys University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Texas Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Of Texas Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Texas Health Science Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Outstanding Resident in Acute Pain Management, 1997
  • San Antonios Top Doctors, 2005
  • San Antonios Top Doctors, 2006
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Martinez's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Martinez to family and friends
42 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (42)

  • 5
    (34)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Martinez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Martinez Says:
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Your satisfaction with our care is very important to us. We strive to work with our patients to build personalized treatment plans that best meet their individual needs. Additionally, we re happy to answer questions, even the ones that pop up after you leave. Please call us with any questions regarding your treatment.

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Patient Comments (6)

Poor staff, only saw Dr. Martinez in my initial visit, after that it was Annel Clark. She doesn't know what she's doing. Been going there for years and all they do is referral to pysical therapy or give epidural steroid injections. Pain meds they don' t like to prescribe. Poor practice.
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I love doctor Martinez,he always so sweet n kind n always try's his very best to make u pain free.i being going to doctor Martinez for years n not once has he ever not care how I felt n his staff. I'm a very nervous person n he n his staff always comfort me n relax me .im very proud to say he's the...more
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Very caring, wants the same results as you do.That is for you to feel good without any pain.
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Everyone is extremely helpful! Thank you, Anna-front desk, Anel, Alexis,. Susan, Pam, Monica, Pedro! Thank you ,Dr. Martinez! You are doing a GREAT job!!! We really appreciate it!
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I called and left a message to have the scheduler call me to set up an initial appointment. I was called by Anna today,and she was so rude that I told her i was going to look for another doctor,because if she was rude,no telling how the rest of the staff is.The staff,to me,is important,since you...more
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