Dr. Shiraz Yazdani, MD

Interventional Pain Medicine  |  
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Age 33
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Dr. Shiraz Yazdani, MD
Dr. Yazdani was raised in Kentucky and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky. He is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Medicine and completed his residency in Anesthesiology at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, where he was Chief Resident in the Anesthesiology Department from 2012-2013. He completed his Fellowship in Pain Medicine at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. He is married and enjoys spending time with his wife traveling, running, and rooting for the Red Raiders.

3601 21st St

Lubbock, TX 79410

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Dr. Shiraz Yazdani, MD

Dr. Shiraz Yazdani, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Yazdani "Dr. Yazdani's philosophy centers on the complete treatment of each patient's unique pain profile. He focuses his efforts on individualized care while concentrating on patient comfort, convenience, confidence, and peace of mind. Dr. Yazdani is board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology with added qualifications in pain management."

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Specialties

  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
2

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
90

Conditions Treated

  • Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carcinomatous Polyneuropathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Classic Migraine
  • Common Migraine
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Compression Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fracture
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory Pelvic Pain
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Kyphosis
  • Lordosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Male Pelvic Pain
  • Metabolic Neuropathy
  • Migraine
  • Neck Pain
  • Neuritis
  • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
  • Non-Inflammatory Pelvic Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pelvic Neuralgia
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Recurrent Headache
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Simple Fractures
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vascular Neuropathy
  • Vertebral Fracture
  • Visual Migraine

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Procedures

  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Cervical Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Epidural Block
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Ilioinguinal and Iliohypogastric Block
  • Implantable Peripheral Neurostimulator
  • Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Medical Branch Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Block
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Trigger Point Injection

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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.

Education

  • University of Kentucky
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • Ohio State University / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • M D Anderson Cancer Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yazdani has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yazdani's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yazdani to family and friends
3.8
based on 11 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Yazdani's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
Lamesa, TX |
excellent doctor
Easy to talk to, very compassionate, helped my back feel better!
in Lubbock, TX |
Thorough and caring
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Dr. Yazdani accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
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Hospitals where Dr. Yazdani has admitting privileges

Covenant Medical Center - 19th Street
3615 19th St
Lubbock, TX 79410
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