Dr. Sandee Bristow, MD

Dr. Sandee Bristow, MD

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Pain Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
39 y/o
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Dr. Sandee Bristow, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 11 years. She specializes in pain medicine.Read her story

Miami Spine & Wellness Center

3661 S Miami Ave Ste 906

Miami, FL 33133
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • INTotal Health
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Midwest Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Peach State Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wellcare of Georgia

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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
high
more than 86% of peers
Low Back Pain
high
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Bristow'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.

Dr. Bristow's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bristow "Dr. Sandee Bristow serves as the Director of the Miami Spine and Wellness Center. She trained at the renowned Washington Medical Center in Seattle, WA. She firmly believes that every patient is a story that needs to be understood and given a multi-disciplinary approach for pain management and restoring a good quality of life. Her focus is on spinal musculoskeletal pain and providing interventional pain management. Dr. Bristow has been an instructor at Harvard Medical School, and professor at the University of Washington in the Department of Anesthesia. Dr. Bristow can help you with all your wellness needs."

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*

64  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • 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 Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tension Headache
  • Torticollis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • St. George's University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System,
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • University of Washington
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bristow has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bristow's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bristow

4.3

Based on 6 reviews

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I went to see Dr Bristow at Mercy Hospital in Miami and she was excellent.
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Apr 18, 2018
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Terrible experience. Her medical advice was very poor and she only wanted to give me a pain injection.
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Aventura, FL – Apr 21, 2017
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