Dr. Somkiat Hemtasilpa, MD

Pain MedicineMaleAge 56

Dr. Somkiat Hemtasilpa, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Reading, PA and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Pramongkutklao Coll Med medical school in 1989. He is affiliated with Reading Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hemtasilpa to book an appointment.

Dr. Hemtasilpa

Transitional Sub-acute Unit

2802 PAPERMILL RD Reading, PA 19610

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Biography

Dr. Somkiat Hemtasilpa, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Reading, PA and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Pramongkutklao...Read more

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Spinal Injury Medicine

Education

Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1999
University at Buffalo - State University of New York
Fellowship Hospital
1998
University at Buffalo - State University of New York
Residency Hospital
1995
University at Buffalo - State University of New York
Internship Hospital
1989
Pramongkutklao Coll Med
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Laotian
  • Thai

Awards

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What are Dr. Somkiat Hemtasilpa, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Hemtasilpa frequently treats Gait Abnormality, Low Back Pain, and Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Hemtasilpa treats.

Where is Dr. Somkiat Hemtasilpa, MD's office located?

Dr. Hemtasilpa's office is located at 2802 PAPERMILL RD, Reading, PA 19610. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Hemtasilpa speaks Thai, Laotian, and English. View profile to see all.

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Experience
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Dr. Hemtasilpa's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Gait Abnormality
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hemtasilpa treats Gait Abnormality more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Hemtasilpa treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Antalgic Gait
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Spastic Gait
  • Steepage Gait
Low Back Pain
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hemtasilpa treats Low Back Pain more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Hemtasilpa treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hemtasilpa treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Hemtasilpa treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
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Dr. Hemtasilpa's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Dysreflexia
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

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(484) 628-2778

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Coventry Health America PPO
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Geisinger Health Plan
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Locations

Practice

Transitional Sub-acute Unit2802 PAPERMILL RD Reading, PA 19610
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Hemtasilpa is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Reading Hospital

West Reading, PA

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

19 Awards Received