Dr. Ronald Botelho, MD

Dr. Ronald Botelho, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Ronald Botelho, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Santa Rosa, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ca San Diego Sch Of Med in 1982 and specializes in pain medicine and anesthesiology.

1221 Farmers Ln Ste 500

Santa Rosa, CA 95405

Contact Information

(707) 569-3230

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Botelho'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.

2  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Botelho does not have any board certifications listed.

43  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • 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)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Upper Back Pain
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23  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Univ Of Ca San Diego Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Harvard University Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Of California, Davis
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Botelho has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Botelho has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Botelho's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Botelho to family and friends
30 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Botelho's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

He was patient and kind, educating me with clear and complete information to my many questions so I could make choices in the wake of an unexpected catastrophic illness. He helped me feel less fearful and hopeful while I am in the wave of so many unknowns and constant pain. He is very...more
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Best dr. Ever very kind and understanding
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I had pain in my left leg from a swollen doc. Dr. Botelho gave me an epidural in a process that was painless and took less half an hour two years ago (Feb 2014) and I have been totally pain free since.
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Dr. Botelho has definitely been able to relieve my back pain. He listens as I speak, he helps me point out the places that give me the most pain. I definitely recommend him.
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