Dr. Samir Patel, DO

Dr. Samir Patel, DO

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Dr. Samir Patel, DO is a pain medicine specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Kirksville College Of Osteopathy and Surgery in 2002 and specializes in pain medicine.

12995 N Oracle Rd

Tucson, AZ 85739

Contact Information

(520) 742-4008

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers

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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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • 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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8  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Kirksville College Of Osteopathy and Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Sun Coast Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Florida
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of Florida
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Patel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Patel's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patel to family and friends
12 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Patel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Had my first appointment at 8:30am; arrived at 8:20am to complete 20 minutes of paperwork. Was not called until 9:40am. No explanation given for being 70 minutes behind schedule so early in day.
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I highly recommend Dr. Patel. He is very thorough and patient. He is very knowledgeable and has been very effective in helping me with my back pain.
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Dr Patel is an excellent Dr. He is very knowledgeable. I got 100% relief. On the side note, the office is very clean & organized. I would recommend Dr Patel to all my friends and family.
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Dr. Patel explains everything in laymen terms. He is through, thoughtful, and very personable. He sincerely wants to help you get pain relief and is very patient. I highly recommend him. He also works well with the orthopedist who recommended him on the plan for my pain relief. We went to...more
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I had to schedule a procedure unexpectedly, and I had a lot of anxiety about it. Dr. Patel was the anesthesiologist for the procedure - everything went perfectly. I had no nausea or side effects after the anesthesia.
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