Dr. Suresh Krishnan, MD

Dr. Suresh Krishnan, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
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Dr. Suresh Krishnan, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Troy, MO. He is 55 years old. Read his story

60 Business Park Dr Ste A

Troy, MO 63379

Contact Information

(636) 728-9460

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Back Pain
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Dr. Krishnan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Krishnan "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."


  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Interventional Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

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

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
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain


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  • 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

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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.


  • Madras Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Madras Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Newyork Methodist Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Medical College Of Wisconisin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Northwestern University Of Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Ear Nose Throat Surgery
    Other Education | Completed 1990
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin and Affiliated Hospitals
    Other Education | Completed 1999
  • Northwestern University Of Chicago
    Other Education | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Krishnan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Malayalam
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Krishnan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Krishnan to family and friends
based on 28 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Krishnan's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Saint Charles, MO |
The initial call to make a new patient appointment, I had received respect, courtesy, professionalism, etc etc. Dr. Krishnan has an extremely good bed side manner. He's very intelligent, but, can come down to my level to assure I understand his interpretations relating to my conditions, his...more
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in St Charles, MO |
Dr. Krishnan was a Godsend to me after going to Barnes-West. Dr. Krishnan listens and doesn't treat you like a number. You are his patient with a name. I've been with this Dr. for 4yrs. He's kind andsincere and listens to what pain or discomfort you have. His staff is amazing too. They listen and...more
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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...more
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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...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Krishnan accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
    Group Plan PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthLink
  • Keystone Health Plan East
    Medicare Advantage HMO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Krishnan has admitting privileges

Mercy Hospital Lincoln
1000 E Cherry St
Troy, MO 63379
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SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital - Lake Saint Louis
100 Medical Plz
Lake Saint Louis, MO 63367
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