Dr. Thenu Manikantan, MD

Dr. Thenu Manikantan, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Thenu Manikantan, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Springfield, MA and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Psg Institute Of Medical Sciences And Research, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University in 1993 and specializes in pain medicine.

3400 Main St Ste B

Springfield, MA 01107

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
normal
more than 79% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 79% of peers
Herniated Disc
normal
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Manikantan'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*

26  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • 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
  • Spondylosis

9  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.

Education

  • Psg Institute Of Medical Sciences And Research, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Baystate Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Baystate Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Manikantan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Manikantan's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Manikantan to family and friends
7 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

Dr. Manikantan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

She is awesome . Excellent Dr. Very personal through and kind . Her office is quite and peaceful . I highly recommend het.
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Very strange office with little "Medical" equipment on site except for a bed, vital machine and exam gloves in a big open room. Waited forever to get an appointment and then after exam she said she could do injections but a new MRI is needed and nothing was done to help alleviate pain. She did...more
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Very bright and knowledgeable but overly cautious. I've gone twice and nothing has been done. I don't think she wanted to do my injections for some reason.
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