Dr. Richard Lingreen, MD

Dr. Richard Lingreen, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
58 y/o

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Dr. Richard Lingreen, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Frankfort, KY and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in pain medicine and anesthesiology.

Commonwealth Pain Specialists

279 Kings Daughters Dr

Frankfort, KY 40601
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Lingreen'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. Lingreen "Practice goal is to give pain patients a "better quality of life.""

2  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

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

48  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Kansas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • University Of Kansas Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Baptist Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lingreen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lingreen to family and friends
61 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (61)

  • 5
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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Lingreen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Im loving that Dr Lingreen has introduced me to the Hormone Theraphy! It has changed my life and I feel so much better, really helped my joint pain and I want to get out and do more with my family. Recently he discusse with me doing some injections and I am hopeful and grateful that he is always...more
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I have been going there for 7 years and i checked my mail the other day to find a letter from commonwealth pain. It said i had to find another doctor. I called them today and asked why they couldnt see me. They said they tried to call me with no luck then they suppose to called the emergency...more
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awesome doctor that knows his stuff. He stern but really has helped me, The knee injections are praticular good, I have done this other places and it would last maybe a month. D. Lingreen will last 6-8 months for me. The new hormone theraphy he introduced in the summer is a game changer, my life...more
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Dr knows his stuff. He truthful and will be very honest with you. My experience is he loves his patients.. I have had chronic pain for 20 years, he has helped me Emotionally, spiritually, and physically. I would rate him a 10 if you had 10 stars. I'm really looking forward to see my results with...more
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Horrible bedside manner! I understand doctors have to to watch for someone just looking for someone to give them pain meds. But when you have no history of addiction and he walks in automatically judging you assuming that is what you are there for. All I wanted was some way to manage my pain and...more
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