Dr. Steven Charapata, MD

Dr. Steven Charapata, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Steven Charapata, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Lees Summit, MO. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School and specializes in pain medicine.

200 NE Missouri Rd Ste 103

Lees Summit, MO 64086

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
more than 89% of peers
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Charapata'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.

1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

42  Conditions Treated


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10  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 Wisconsin / Madison
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Us Public Health Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Hartford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Charapata has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Charapata's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Charapata to family and friends
17 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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Dr. Charapata'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 (3)

Dr. Charapata seems unwilling to listen to a patient's account of her own condition and is disinclined to discuss pain mechanisms or treatment options other than opioids, Oddly, his affinity for prescribing opioids is combined with an apparent compulsion to treat patients like junkies or con...more
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Great sense of humor that puts you at ease. Did a great job of explaining procedure and what types of sensations would be felt so that I could mentally prepare for what I should expect.
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First time there, he was friendly, explanatory, to the point, and willing to figure out he can help me. Surgery isn't an option so trying to figure out how to manage my pain. I enjoyed my visit and hope very much to return( work comp) so who knows, I would go back even if it was with my...more
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