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Dr. Thomas Martin, MD

Pain Medicine ·  Male · Age 43

Dr. Martin

Dr. Thomas Martin, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Bessemer, AL and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama-Birmingham (Uab) in 2003 and specializes in pain medicine and anesthesiology.


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(205) 332-3160

Dr. Martin accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Dental Blue 100/200/300
CHAMPVA
Cigna
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. Martin's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Pain
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Dr. Martin treats Chronic Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Martin treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
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Dr. Martin treats Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Martin treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Spondylosis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Martin treats Spondylosis more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Martin treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Martin's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

About Me

Dr. Martin utilizes a comprehensive holistic approach in the treatment of painful conditions. With each new patient he starts with identification of the patient's pain generator. He then involves the patient in formulating a unique treatment plan tai...

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Education

University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Kentucky Medical Center
Residency Hospital
University Of Kentucky Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2003
University Of Alabama-Birmingham (Uab)
Medical School
2003

Awards

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I have been using Dr. Martin for about 2 years . He is super nice with a great bedside manner . Dr. Martin has really helped me with my chronic pain . He give you medicine that helps with pain and he also does different blocks that help specific areas of pain. His staff is wonderful he has nurse...Read More
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Always working to find ways to be a help for subsiding my pain. Great bedside manners.
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Dr Martin was good on first visit to hear everything that was going on with me his injections and rf treatments work for me
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Dr. Martin will actually sit down and listen to what you have to say about what's going on with your body. Most doctors just come in and start writing scripts when he actually will listen to you and talk to you about your problem and, what will work with you to resolve the issue. If he can't help,...Read More
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Dr. Martin is now working at Cahaba Pain and Spine Care. My first visit with this office was a complete waste of time. He told me that I have Fibromyalgia which generally means you have unexplained nerve pain. I've had multiple surgeries on my neck for herniated discs. I think we know why I have...Read More
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Locations

Alabama Pain Physicians

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Bessemer, AL