Dr. Stephen Dreskin, MD

Dr. Stephen Dreskin, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(93)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Stephen Dreskin, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Chattanooga, TN. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.

6130 Shallowford Rd Ste 101

Chattanooga, TN 37421

Contact Information

(423) 664-4635

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Myelopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Hp M C
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Elizabeth's Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dreskin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dreskin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dreskin to family and friends
3.0
based on 93 total reviews (17 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (93)

  • 5
    (39)
  • 4
    (5)
  • 3
    (4)
  • 2
    (5)
  • 1
    (40)

Dr. Dreskin's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (17)

Very uncaring about patients. Have reason to question his integrity and ethics.
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in RINGGOLD |
Dr. Dreskin and his staff are some of the most caring doctors I've ever seen. He will not over Rx pain pills. There are several other medications along with a few Oxycodone that completely control my pain and help me to continue working. Dr. Dreskin always listens to my questions and is clear...more
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Chattanooga |
Based on Dr. Dreskin's recommendation, I had an SI Joint steroid epidural, Steroids can trigger mania, severe depression, and/paranoia for people who have Bi-Polar disorder. The steroid caused me to have an episode of severe depression upon which I had to be admitted to the hospital for two weeks....more
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in Hixson, TN |
My doctor sent me to Dr Dreskin and I'm very pleased with the treatment he is doing for me. I would highly recommend Dr Dreskin. The nurses and staff are very nice and they treat you like someone.
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Chattanooga, tn |
Very unprofessional environment. They will treat you as though you are a drug addict no matter how small a dose of narcotics you may need. If you need to reach them by phone in case of emergency, you will probably not receive a call back for 4 or 5 days if even then. Their phone nurse obviously...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Dreskin accepts 22 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
    Blue Network E
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • POMCO Group
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Dreskin has admitting privileges

Memorial Hospital
2525 Desales Ave
Chattanooga, TN 37404
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