Dr. Saleem Awan, MD

Pain Medicine •  Male • Age 53
  
Dr. Awan
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Saint Luke's Pain Management Center

2900 W Oklahoma Ave Milwaukee, WI 53215

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Dr. Saleem Awan, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Milwaukee, WI and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Awan has more experience with Pain Management and Spine than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Peshawar Medical College, Riphah International University Islamabad medical school in 1989. He is affiliated with medical facilities Aurora Medical Center in Gafton and Aurora Saint Lukes Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Awan to book an appointment.


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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Awan

3.2

Based on 24 ratings

5 Stars
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he help me when no other would, I am greatful for him
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Mar 15, 2019
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Dr Awan is excellent & I most defiantly recommend him
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Maria in Milwaukee, WI – Oct 15, 2016
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Dr.Awan is by far an excellent doctor. His calm demeanor is comforting as discussions are held about pain management, possible surgery, medication, and timing. I highly recommend Dr. Awan.
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PegCatherine Lane in Milwaukee wi – Mar 31, 2016
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Dr. Awan has proved to be a kind and gentle practitioner over several appointments, including multiple spine injections. He may be running late with appointments, but it is only because he gives you the time for discussion that you need.
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Brookfield, WI – Dec 22, 2015
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Biography

Dr. Saleem Awan, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Milwaukee, WI and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Awan has more experience with Pain Management and Spine than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Peshawar ...

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Education

1989
Peshawar Medical College, Riphah International University Islamabad
Medical School

Awards

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(414) 385-7450

Dr. Awan accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Balanced Blue Access-WI PPO
Balanced Blue Preferred-WI POS
Blue Access Network (Wisconsin) PPO
Blue Access w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI PPO
Blue Preferred (Select Network)-WI POS
Blue Preferred Network-WI
Blue Preferred Plus w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI POS
Blue Preferred Plus-WI POS
Blue Priority (Select Network)-WI
Blue Priority Plus w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI POS
Blue Priority WI Network-WI
Blue Traditional Network-WI
Bronze Blue Access-WI PPO
Bronze Blue Preferred-WI POS
Bronze Blue Priority-WI POS
Catastrophic Blue Priority-WI
Gold Blue Access-WI PPO
Gold Blue Preferred-WI POS
Gold Blue Priority-WI POS
Lumenos plans - Blue Access-WI
Lumenos plans - Blue Preferred-WI
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Platinum Blue Access-WI PPO
Platinum Blue Preferred-WI POS
Platinum Blue Priority-WI POS
Silver Blue Access-WI PPO
Silver Blue Preferred-WI POS
Silver Blue Priority-WI POS
Well Priority-WI POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
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Practice Areas

Pain Management

Pain management specialists diagnose and treat pain and pain-related conditions through procedures including medication, electrical stimulation, physical therapy, and alternative therapies such as acupuncture.

Typically treats 76% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 14 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Chronic Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Awan treats Chronic Pain more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Awan treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Steroid Injection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Awan performs Steroid Injection more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Awan performs this procedure more than 97% of their peers

Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Awan treats Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Awan treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Spine

Spine specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the bones of the spine, including degenerative spine disease, herniated discs, stenosis, and fractured vertebrae, with treatments including medication, physical therapy, and surgery.

Typically treats 67% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 16 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Awan treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Awan treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Osteoarthritis of Spine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Awan treats Osteoarthritis of Spine more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Awan treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Awan treats Spondylosis more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Awan treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

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Dr. Awan'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
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • 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)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

Locations

Saint Luke's Pain Management Center

Saint Luke's Pain Management Center2900 W Oklahoma Ave Milwaukee, WI 53215
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Aurora Medical Center in Gafton

Grafton, WI

82% Patient experience rating, 13% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Aurora Saint Lukes Medical Center

Milwaukee, WI

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)