Dr. Robert Bulger, MD

Dr. Robert Bulger, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
Dr. Robert Bulger, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Mayo Medical School in 1980 and specializes in pain medicine.

8230 Walnut Hill Ln Ste 320

Dallas, TX 75231

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 90% of peers
Spine Deformities
more than 70% of peers
more than 66% of peers

Dr. Bulger'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.

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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6  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.


  • Mayo Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Grady Meml
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Emory University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Us Publ Health Svc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Hershey Med Center Penn State
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bulger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bulger's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bulger to family and friends
36 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Bulger'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 (4)

Last 3 appointments, the wait time in reception area was about an hour. Once is unacceptable; 3 times in a row means you're incompetent and don't have any respect for your patients' time. Disregards insurance-- don't be surprised to get something from your insurance company that your simple claim...more
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I had two spinal injections. The injection procedures went ok. They were ineffective, but as far as I know they were performed correctly. Who am I to tell? In contrast to the procedures Dr. Bulger's office staff was hard to work with. Very poor communication. Had to contact them multiple times to...more
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Good luck getting ahold of anyone in his office. I had major back surgery & after had nerve problems in my feet & chins. My surgeon referred me to Dr Bulger. I had one injection & Dr Bulger was nice & told me we won't leave you in pain & wrote me a prescription. I had to have another injection & Dr...more
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Dr. Bulger was referred to me by Dr. Greg Pearl. He has been nothing but great. He is the only doctor I would trust to give me the stellate ganglion block. Office staff is somewhat hard to get to know, but that doesn't reflect his skill and ability. Don't let that get in the way of his skill and...more
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