Dr. Travis Svensson, MD

Dr. Travis Svensson, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Travis Svensson, MD is a pain medicine specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 1992 and specializes in pain medicine.

825 Van Ness Ave Ste 503

San Francisco, CA 94109

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Personality Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Major Depressive Disorder
very high
more than 96% of peers
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Svensson'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

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Svensson does not have any board certifications listed.

81  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bone Disorders
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Cyclothymia (Chronic Mood Disorder)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Factitious Disorders
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Migraine
  • Munchausen Syndrome
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Paranoid Personality Disorder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizoid and Schizotypal Personality Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
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7  Procedures

  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Other Psychiatric Medication Therapy (Inpatient Only)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

1 Sanction
  • Gross Negligence (11/4/2016)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Long Island College Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Ucsf Ca Pacific Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Wales
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Svensson has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Svensson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Svensson's Reviews

1.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Svensson to family and friends
14 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Svensson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    POOR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    POOR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    POOR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

We had a few visits with Dr Svennson, all were fraught with difficulties, including long waits, the dr not in the office, lack of communication. This Dr had little in the way of people skills, he seem to challenge every bit of information you shared with him, I felt no concern for the...more
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Dr. Svennson should not be practicing clinical psychiatry.
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