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Dr. Richard Muench, MD

Pain Medicine ·  Male · Age 51

Dr. Muench

Comprehensive Pain Specialists

301 Richard Wilks Rd Ste 600 White House, TN 37188

Accepting new patients

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Dr. Richard Muench, MD is a pain medicine specialist in White House, TN and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Creighton Univ Sch Of Med in 1996 and specializes in pain medicine and anesthesiology.


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(615) 285-4363

Dr. Muench accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus
UnitedHealthCare
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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. Muench's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Neck Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Muench treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Muench treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Muench treats Low Back Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Muench treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Muench treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Muench treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Muench's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • 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
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Pain Management
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

Dr. Muench's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Muench

3.5

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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We drive 128 miles to see Dr. Muench because he is the best! He is compassionate and kind. He seems to be very knowledgeable about Medtronic implanted pumps. He provides adequate time for questions and is awesome at providing teaching as needed.
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Makiia Moore again. It is now feb 3rd. My pcp has tried reaching you and your nurse Rhonda for wks. She began to have a conversation wuth Heather but was orderded to talk to dr muench or Rhonda. Neither myself or my pcp office have heard anything. I was written up with no reason as to why i was discharged. From what i was tolf that is patient abandonment. Just want a call back or response to me or my dr. I have a terminal disease with no where to go. Ive only had to visits with you dr muench and
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he's a very kind and compassionate doctor.
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Dr. Muench is wonderful.Very kind,patient,and listens to what's going on with you and uses the best treatment plan for each individual.He and the staff worked well together and it was a pleasant atmosphere and I felt very comfortable with him giving my procedure or injection.Highly recommend him.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Richard Muench received his medical degree from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. Dr. Muench completed his internal medicine internship at State University of New York and an anesthesiology residency at the University of Sou...

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Education

Med University Sc College Of Med
Residency Hospital
University Hospital SUNY Health Science Center
Residency Hospital
1996
Creighton Univ Sch Of Med
Medical School
1996

Awards

Locations

Comprehensive Pain Specialists

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: closed
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 1:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 7:45am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 7:45am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 7:45am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 7:45am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 7:45am - 1:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Comprehensive Pain Specialists

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    • Mon: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 7:30am - 1:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)