Dr. Russell Demicco, DO

Dr. Russell Demicco, DO

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
Dr. Russell Demicco, DO is a pain medicine specialist in Cleveland, OH and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from West Virginia School Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1999 and specializes in pain medicine.


Cleveland, OH 44195

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Dr. Demicco'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

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

78  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Tension Headache
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain


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13  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • West Virginia School Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • S Pointe Hosp/Oh University College Of Osteo Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Jfk Johnson Rehab Inst/UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Demicco has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Demicco's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Demicco to family and friends
13 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Demicco'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 (5)

I went to see him, because I was told by the Cleveland Clinic that he specializes in back problems. He had an assistant access me. When I did see him, he said my back is fine and not to worry. There are days that I can't even get out of bed, because of my back!! I have 4 herniated disks with...more
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Dr Demicco is a great doctor i don't no if i would be able to trust any other doctor with my back he been working with me and my back problems for I think over 10 years keep the good work up doctor Demicco
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Dr dimico is the best in his field. I have had serious back issues for 22 years. He is the first doc to listean and take action.
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I have been seen by Russell twice for injury to my spine. I don't see how someone can diagnose you with multiple spinal conditions and then tell you "there's nothing we can do for you" what a waste of a LOT of cash! His demeanor is rude, really felt like he was just there for the money.
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Probably the worst Doctor I've ever felt with. Didn't care about my chronic pain, wouldn't return my calls and showed total disrespect towards my condition. I'm reporting him to the Ohio medical board and probably going to file a suit against him. I'd suggest anyone else thinking about seeing him...more
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