Dr. Susan Samlaska, MD

Dr. Susan Samlaska, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Susan Samlaska, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 1989 and specializes in pain medicine.

603 7th St S Ste 340

Saint Petersburg, FL 33701

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
more than 88% of peers
Back Pain
normal
more than 75% of peers
Herniated Disc
normal
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Samlaska'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

1  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

25  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Upper Back Pain

6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Wrong-site surgery (10/16/2013)
    Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida

Education

  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Samlaska has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Samlaska has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Samlaska's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Samlaska to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Samlaska's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    POOR
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

She listens and doesn't push injection if they don't work.
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