Dr. Vincent Galan, MD

Dr. Vincent Galan, MD

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Age 57
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Dr. Vincent Galan, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Stockbridge, GA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Universidad de Puerto Rico - M.D. in 1984 and specializes in pain medicine, interventional pain medicine, and more.Read his story

1365 Rock Quarry Rd Ste 202

Stockbridge, GA 30281

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • 1st Medical Network
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Georgia
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Dental Health
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Headache
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Galan'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. Galan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Galan "Vincent Galan is a Pain Medicine Specialist - General practicing in Stockbridge, GA. Started practicing 1984. PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION American Academy of Pain Medicine American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians Georgia Society of Interventional Pain Physicians – Board Member Neuromodulation Society AWARDS & ACCOLADES Top Doctor 2015 – Southern Journal Magazine Top Doctor 2013 – Atlanta Magazine HOSPITAL AFFILIATION Piedmont Henry Hospital Piedmont Newnan Piedmont Fayette FORMS OF PAYMENT For your convenience, Pain Care accepts Cash, Money Order, Visa, Master Card, American Express & Discover. INSURANCES ACCEPTED Aetna 1st Medical Network Beech Street Blue Cross Blue Shield Cigna Healthcare of Georgia Coventry Healthcare of Georgia Coventry National Evolutions First Health Georgia Department of Labor Great West Humana LifeWell Medicare NovaNet Piedmont WellStar Medicare Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS) Tricare United Healthcare WEBSITE georgiapaincarecom "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Galan "At Pain Care, we treat all painful conditions using a vast array of therapies to help diagnose, reduce, and if possible, completely relieve a patient's pain. Our goal is to help a patient regain their life by returning to their normal activities as soon as possible."

4  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Acute Pain Medicine
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

20  Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postoperative Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis

15  Procedures

  • Discography
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Fluoroscopic-Guided Hip Injection
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Lumbar Transforaminal Injection
  • Medical Branch Block
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Neuroplasty
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Shoulder Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Vertebroplasty

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Berry College - BS Chemistry
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Universidad de Puerto Rico - M.D.
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Anesthesiology - University of Puerto Rico
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Pain Medicine - Downstate Medical Center - SUNY
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Board Certifications - American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM)
    Other Education | Completed
  • Board Certifications - American Board of Interventional Pain Physicians (ABIPP)
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • The Journal of Pain, 2009
  • The Journal of Palliative Medicine, 2009
  • The Journal of Supportive Oncology, 2010

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Galan's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Galan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Galan has always showed of compassion for the pain I am suffering! He is very knowledgeable and takes the time to answer any questions I have and explain my options. I feel extremely blessed to have found such an excellent doctor for my pain care. I would highly recommend him!
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This place is a JOKE !!!!The only thing they care about is your MONEY !!! If you are not getting shots,surgery or rehab they want nothing to do with you.If you are really hurt and in pain look elsewhere.
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I would not won't to be any where else. The care I have received and will continue to receive has given me new life.
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Very considerable and caring. He takes his time with all his patients making sure that they understand what is going on with condition. I would recommend him in a heartbeat.
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The nurses are extremely rude. It seems like if you want to work at this office then you have to have a degree in treating people like garbage! I will be finding another Dr after my next injections which will NOT be performed at this location. The PA, Julia, is unreliable and apparently not very...more
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