Dr. Ronald Linehan, MD

Dr. Ronald Linehan, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ronald Linehan, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Lancaster, OH and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in pain medicine and anesthesiology.

1533 Election House Rd NW

Lancaster, OH 43130

Contact Information

(740) 689-9500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers
Herniated Disc
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Linehan "Our philosophy of patient management involves identifying the sources of a patient's pain and treating the underlying causes. Our goal is to lessen our patient's pain and improve their quality of life. Our treatment plans include minimally invasive procedures, optimizing medications, coordinating treatment with other physicians and health professionals, making recommendations to family physicians, and patient education. We recognize that suffering pain is a complex issue for our patients. With this in mind, our philosophy of patient management also includes how we interact with our patients. From our front office staff to our physicians, we will at all times treat our patients with respect, compassion and understanding."


  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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.


  • University Of Tennessee
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • The Jewish Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of Cincinnati Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Linehan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Linehan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Linehan to family and friends
based on 53 total reviews (11 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (53)

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Dr. Linehan's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Linehan Says:

Our primary goal is to treat pain and restore a patient's way of life to where it was before the injury or illness occurred. I'm here to answer your questions, even those that may come up after you leave the office. We will make every effort to talk with you in the office or over the phone, whichever is more convenient for you. Thank you for entrusting your care to us.

Patient Comments (11)

in Pataskala, OH
Caring, compassionate, easy to talk to and find solutions to your medical condition. What else could any patient ask for.
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in Lancaster, OH
i injured my back to the point of being unable to function. I was recommended to Dr Linehan by a nurse friend. I called his office, explained my situation and was seen the next day. He talked with me, evaluated my situation, made recommendations, performed one procedure and I left the office...more
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in Circleville ohio
Thank God for this man been to a lot of docs most throw pain meds at you -so done with that -nice to see doc that wants to treat problem to get better not cover with pain meds
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in Lancaster, OH
Dr. Linehan is a very caring and excellent physician. He listens to his patients and recommends appropriate treatment for the ailment. He has treated my back pain for several years and recently performed the second facet joint nerve ablation. It is a great relief to no longer experience the...more
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in Lancaster, OH
Dr.Ron is the best. Don't go anywhere else. He's convenient, kind, truly concerned regarding your pain or other issues and works very hard at getting the problem identified and corrected. Very kind Doc. and a Happy staff that show a lot of compassion like the Doc. does for every patient. I have...more
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