Dr. Stephen Wilson, MD

Dr. Stephen Wilson, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Stephen Wilson, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Saint Clair Shores, MI and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in pain medicine, physical medicine & rehabilitation, and more.Read his story

24345 Harper Ave

Saint Clair Shores, MI 48080

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • 8 More

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very high
more than 91% of peers
more than 90% of peers
Low Back Pain
more than 83% of peers

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Dr. Wilson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wilson "Dr. Wilson is a native of Detroit, Michigan. He attended Wayne State Medical School and went on to do his residency in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at Schwab Rehab in Chicago. He believes in practicing what he preaches and thus is a fit and healthy individual being a plant-based eater, running marathons and engaging in 100-150 mile bike races. He is passionate about helping his patients live a pain-free life and that is why he went on to earn his second board certification in Pain Medicine and was also certified in Medical Acupuncture. He is an Integrative Medicine provider as he finds ways to integrate both the traditional medical treatments (EMG's, Nerve condution studies, Injections etc) with complementary/alternative ones (Medical Acupuncture, Prolotherapy, Intramuscular stimulation, cupping etc) for optimal results for his patients. His practice, Advanced Physical Medicine, is a comprehensive pain management center featuring not only his medical services and medical acupuncture but also highly trained physical therapists and a certified massage therapist."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wilson "Dr. Wilson believes in treating the whole person, not just the pain symptoms. His goal is to restore function to allow the patient to achieve a pain-free high quality of living."

3  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Acupuncture
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

2  Board Certifications

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

62  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Migraine
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain
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22  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Detroit Mercy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Grace Hosp/wayne State
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Schwab Rehab
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wilson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wilson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wilson to family and friends
41 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (41)

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Dr. Wilson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

Dr Wilson is knowledgeable. He was able to answer all my questions and i felt satisfied.
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Awful, pretentious doctor with a chip on his shoulder. He immediately compared the medications I was on prior to accepting him as my doctor to those only a cancer patient should have. He literally fell over on the bench when I told him my prior dosage. Then, Dr. Wilson insisted on prescribing a...more
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I began seeing Dr. Wilson in July, 2017 for some severe back issues. The very first appointment I had to see him, I spent over 2 hours waiting past my initial appointment time before I even saw him. PT could only be completed in his office. They refused to see me after saying that I missed an...more
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Excellent job
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Dr. Wilson has been treating me for many years. I have had two back surgeries (cervical fusions) and have received no pain relief from this surgery. In addition, I have many other issues with my back and I am in chronic pain everyday. No one else has been able to help me with my problems with the...more
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