Dr. Suresh M. Krishnan, MD

Dr. Suresh M. Krishnan, MD

Pain Medicine | Male | 53 years old

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Dr. Suresh Krishnan received his medical degree from Stanley Medical College, University of Madras. He completed his internship at New...Read more

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in St Charles, MO |
As a Physician, I couldn't of found a nicer Doctor. And a Pain Management Dr. at that. Dr. Krishnan and his Staff have been so kind to me, gentle with my feeling of my levels of pain, and the most important to me, They liSTEN to ME!!! I am not just a number on a chart. Dr. Krishnan has a gentleness about him. If you go to his Office for just for "drugs" you won't get them. If you go for help Dr. Krishnan will do his best. He's very thorough, and that's what I like. I'd recommend him 100%
in St Louis, MO |
I met Dr Krishnan because the prior doctor left the clinic that I had been referred to. I take my knowledge of my conditions and needs very seriously and seek out information in all ways. I find that if my doctor isn't willing to answer my questions then I seek out another doctor. I also find that a doctor has to know me and my limits just as much as I know his and neither of us should feel concerned in expressing these. That being said I have NEVER had a better doctor than Dr. Krishnan.
in Troy mo. |
Have seen him for 3yrs and 3 yrs to long he is not thourgh he tells you how you feel and charges 1890.00 for drug tests i think he is a crook a carpetbagger of health care. He can feel for you but can not reach you. Beware if you need a great dr.i do not think you will find it with him.his staff is also very arrogant and rude.his nurse practitioner is the only reason i stayed as long as i did. He also spys on the people in waiting room becareful what you talk about.
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Dr. Suresh Krishnan received his medical degree from Stanley Medical College, University of Madras. He completed his internship at New York Methodist Hospital in New York, New York. Dr. Krishnan completed his post graduate residency in Ear Nose Throat surgery at Madras Medical College Dr. MGR Medical University. He has over 15 years of experience in pain medicine, has held positions as Chief Anesthesiologist and Medical Director at Guam Surgery Center, and is a member of The American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians. Dr. Krishnan is a Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine.

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  •  Specializes in Pain Medicine
  •  Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
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  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain


  • Medical School
    Madras Medical College
  • Internship Hospital
    Newyork Methodist Hospital

    Completed in 1995

  • Residency Hospital
    Medical College of Wisconisin

    Completed in 1998

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Northwestern University of Chicago

    Completed in 1999

  • Undergraduate School
    Madras Medical College

    Graduated in 1986

  • Other Education
    Ear Nose Throat Surgery

    Completed in 1990

    Medical College Of Wisconsin and Affiliated Hospitals

    Completed in 1999

    Northwestern University of Chicago

    Completed in 2000

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Malayalam
  • Tamil

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  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Interventional Pain Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Cervical Injection
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Intrathecal Drug Delivery System Insertion
  • Low Back Procedure
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Transforaminal Injection
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Radiofrequency Denervation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Trigger Point Injection

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