Dr. Tanuja Mainkar, MD

Dr. Tanuja Mainkar, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Tanuja Mainkar, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Alexandria, VA and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from Seth G S Med College and Kem Hospital in 1986 and specializes in pain medicine.

4320 Seminary Rd

Alexandria, VA 22304

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers
Low Back Pain
more than 87% of peers
Back Pain
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Mainkar'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*

37  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • 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)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Upper Back Pain


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9  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

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  • Seth G S Med College and Kem Hospital
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Baystate Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Baystate Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Seth Gs Med College and Kem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Mainkar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Mainkar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Mainkar to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Mainkar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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