Dr. Sean Wheeler, MD

Dr. Sean Wheeler, MD

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49 y/o
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Dr. Sean Wheeler, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Overland Park, KS and has been practicing for 14 years. He specializes in pain medicine.Read his story

College Park Family Care Center

10600 Mastin St # Entrance

Overland Park, KS 66212
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Family Health Partners
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HCA Midwest Comp Care

Learn about Dr. Wheeler

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
very high
more than 91% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Spondylitis
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Wheeler'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. Wheeler's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wheeler "Dr. Wheeler has 4 board certifications and was one of the first M.D.s in the country to be fellowship trained and board certified in both sports medicine and pain management. Dr. Wheeler has written a book on back pain which was Publishers Weekly national book of the week. He has spoken on NPR, Fox news and other programs about back pain. Dr. Wheeler serves or has served as team physician for several member institution National Collegiate Athletic Association, National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics and National Junior College Athletic Association - NCAA, NAIA and NJCAA - athletics programs, and is an invited speaker to university athletics departments and medical groups including the University of Notre dame."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wheeler "Pain causes weakness, weakness causes pain. To treat one, you have to treat the other.

What if everything you knew about back, neck and shoulder pain were wrong? Learning to be empowered to treat your pain is my passion."

1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

3  Board Certifications

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

33  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.

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

  • Kansas State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Jps Health Network
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Jps Health Network
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Jps Health Network
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Ut Southwestern University Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wheeler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wheeler's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wheeler to family and friends
32 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (27)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Wheeler'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 (16)

This is my second experience with Dr wheeler, the first was 7 years ago. I came back because of the results then. He was excellent in explaining my pain situation and options.
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Thank you so much for the positive feedback! We take pride in serving the Overland Park community and appreciate the kind words!

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Dr Wheeler has an approach to pain and chronic back pain that I believe is ahead of its time. He has a wonderful book on Amazon that gave me more education about my back than all the other doctors combined. That knowledge allows you to put your trust in Dr Wheeler and there is hope after all. If...more
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Dr. Wheeler is very knowledgeable, compassionate, and has a more holistic view of care and treatment which I truly appreciate.
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Dr. Wheeler took his time explaining the cause of the issue and the treatment processes.
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He was very patience with me and that was a great joy. I just didn't know it would be like that because I never had a shot like that before. Everyone was so nice. If I have to get other shot. I would have to be put under don't want to feel anything.
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