Dr. Uday Doctor, MD

Dr. Uday Doctor, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Uday Doctor, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Houston, TX. He graduated from University Of Texas in 1983 and specializes in pain medicine, interventional spine medicine, and more.Read his story

7505 Main St Ste 150

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Guardian
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthSmart
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Nerve Block
very high
more than 99% of peers
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Doctor'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.

Dr. Doctor's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Doctor "Presently, Chief of Pain Management Services at Texas Orthopedic Hospital, Dr. Doctor has been recognized by his peers numerous times as a "Top Doc." Many of his patients have been in chronic pain for years and he works to identify the underlying cause and provide a course of treatment that does not focus on opiods and other pain relief medications. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Doctor " The focus of our care is to make an accurate diagnosis, so that treatment of your back pain can be precise."

3  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Interventional Spine Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

70  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain
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13  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of Texas
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Baylor University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Baylor University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Baylor College Of Medicine-Anesthesiology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Baylor College Of Medicine-Pain Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Doctor has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Doctor's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Doctor to family and friends
67 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (67)

  • 5
    (43)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (18)

Dr. Doctor's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

It has been 21 years since I last saw Dr Uday Doctor and I'm glad he's still in business cause I need him again back in 1997 I re- inured my back 3 herniated disc and not wanting surgery due to the fact I just won the bronze medal in the 1997 teakwood world championships and wanted to fight again...more
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Very disappointed that this doctor uses as his anesthesiologists the Capital Medical Management Group who are out of network with my insurance. That Company called and demanded an out-of-network fee of $400 before they would do the procedure even though I called my insurance and verified that my...more
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Had 2 appointments with Dr. Doctor in his office, and two procedures, neck and lower back. Office visits were great --- straightforward, professional diagnosis, and suggested procedures. All went as described. It's been about one month since the last procedure and I feel great --- couldn't be...more
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Dr Doctor spent 18-20 years as a anesthesia doc and then moved to being a pain management physician. He's wonderful! He spends time thoroughly explaining the issue and what he will do to try to manage the pain level. I've seen him for 5 years. His communications skills are great. He treats everyone...more
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I have nothing but good things to say about Dr. Doctor! He was very helpful and understanding. He gave me 6 epidural injections about 5 weeks ago. I know these don't help some people, but they have worked great for me. If I need to do them again, I'll go right back to Dr. Doctor!
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