Dr. Richard Boortz-Marx, MD

Pain Medicine •  Male • Age 69
  
Dr. Boortz-Marx

Duke Pain Medicine

4309 Medical Park Dr Durham, NC 27704

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(919) 668-7246

Dr. Richard Boortz-Marx, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Durham, NC. Dr. Boortz-Marx has more experience with Pain Management and Spine than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Duke University Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Boortz-Marx to book an appointment.


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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Boortz-Marx

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Boortz-Marx treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Boortz-Marx treats other conditions, please contact the office at (919) 668-7246.

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.

Dr. Boortz-Marx typically treats 67% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 19 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Chronic Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Low Back Pain
Chronic Neck Pain
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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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.

Dr. Boortz-Marx typically treats 63% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 13 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Low Back Pain
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Boortz-Marx's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Management of Multiple Medical Conditions in the Elderly
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

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Dr. Boortz-Marx accepts the following insurance:

First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Boortz-Marx's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Boortz-Marx

2.9

Based on 8 ratings

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He may run late but that's because he spends a lot of time with his patients. He's extremely knowledgeable and is great to work with. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend him to anyone.
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Biography

Dr. Richard Boortz-Marx, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Durham, NC. Dr. Boortz-Marx has more experience with Pain Management and Spine than other...Read more

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

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Duke Pain Medicine

Duke Pain Medicine4309 Medical Park Dr Durham, NC 27704
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Duke University Hospital

Durham, NC

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)
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