Dr. Sandford Schocket, MD

Dr. Sandford Schocket, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
Dr. Sandford Schocket, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Austin, TX. He graduated from University of South Florida / College of Medicine and specializes in pain medicine and anesthesiology.Read his story

8015 Shoal Creek Blvd Ste 103

Austin, TX 78757

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas
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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
more than 83% of peers
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Schocket'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. Schocket's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Schocket "Dr. Schocket is a recognized world-leader in the field of Pain Management. He has lectured at multiple national and international conferences including the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, the American Academy of Pain Management, the International Spine Injection Society, the Israeli Pain Society, and the International Neuromodulation Society. Dr. Schocket is an expert reviewer for the Neuromodulation Journal and has recently been appointed to the international Neuromodulation Appropriateness Consensus Committee. In addition, he has recently been invited to be the editor of the North American Neuromodulation Society newsletter. Dr. Schocket currently serves as a national consultant for St. Jude Medical and Johnson & Johnson, as well as a regional consultant for Forest Laboratories and Pfizer. He has also served as a member of the Abbott Pharmaceuticals national advisory council and has actively participated in research projects for Boston Scientific, Allergan, Pfizer, GlaxoSmithKline, and Merck. Office Hours Monday through Friday: 8.00 am - 5.00 pm "


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2  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

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

9  Conditions Treated

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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 South Florida / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Residency Anesthesiology - University of Texas-Southwestern in Dallas
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Fellowship Interventional Pain - University of California San Diego
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schocket has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schocket's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schocket to family and friends
29 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Schocket'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 (2)

This is such a wonderful and caring clinic. I would recommend them hands down as the best. Thank you....
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I have been fortunate to find a Dr in Dr Schocket who only cares about the overall health and wellness of his patients with the whole emphasis of his work being grounded in patients care. I owe him and his team a debt of gratitude for seeing me through the deterioration of my back and knees and...more
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