Dr. Vijay Arvind, MD

Dr. Vijay Arvind, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Vijay Arvind, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from Madras Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University in 1992 and specializes in pain medicine, anesthesiology, and more.Read her story

221 W Colorado Blvd Ste 940

Dallas, TX 75208

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Arvind'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. Arvind's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Arvind "At Cardinal Pain Center, we pride ourselves in listening to the patients who are suffering, and offer the most comprehensive pain management solutions. With my expertise in interventional pain management, backed by residency and fellowship training in Harvard Hospitals, you can rest assured you are getting the best physician to take care of you. We do office based interventional procedures, which is a very cost effective way of doing the procedures to keep the cost to the minimum for our patients. We are prompt in taking care of your needs. We also have very strict narcotic policy and will work with you to maintain you on regimen that is appropriate for you. We offer prompt appointments, and in cases of urgent pain consults, we are able to accommodate you within few days. What differentiates us from many of the other needle jockeys in town, is that we put you first in our care. We are not going to offer the most expensive unhelpful procedures to pad our pockets. You can be confident that the treatment plan offered, would be the same one that would be offered to one of our family members. We work with the referring physicians and primary care physicians very closely to provide the best care possible for you."
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3  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

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

43  Conditions Treated

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15  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

  • Madras Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Madras Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Metrowest Medical Center-Framingham Union Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Arvind has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Arvind's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Arvind to family and friends
40 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Arvind'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Arvind Says:
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We pride ourselves in compassionate and individualized care for all our patients.  Sometimes, the wait time may be longer, but rest assured that when it is your turn to be heard, you will also get the individual attention and compassionate care you deserve.  Many of my patients are referred by other patients in my practice which speaks volume about the quality of care we provide.

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Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Arvind was a life saver. After seeing multiple pain management doctors, she reviewed all my past history, devised a realistic plan to manage my pain and help me reduce my dependency to pain drugs. After hearing most of New Hampshire being addicted to drugs, I am glad we have doctors who care...more
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A wonderful physician who truly cares about her patients. Very intelligent woman. You can tell that she's doing it for the right reasons.
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From my initial appointment I requested to get an MRI for my knee and each time she told me no, that an MRI would not detect nerve damage. I was supposed to see a neurologist, but her front office never booked the appointment. My last visit I requested for an MRI; same response. My PCP referred me...more
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She was very kind and understanding and seemed to be genuinely concerned about the pain I am in.
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I went there for knee pain. I showed her my MRI. She said I had a tear in my meniscus muscle and that it was almost bone on bone on my knee. She told me to take ibuprofen. I told her that it doesn't work. So she said she could do injections. So I did that. That was the worst decision I ever made....more
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