Dr. W Michael Hooten, MD

Dr. W Michael Hooten, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. W Michael Hooten, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Rochester, MN. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 26 years.

200 1st St SW

Rochester, MN 55905

Contact Information

(507) 284-2511

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 93% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anxiety
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

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

  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Johns Hopkins University School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mayo Grad School Med/Mayo Fndn
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Washington U/B Jh/Slch Conc
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hooten has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Polish
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Hooten does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Hooten and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Hooten's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hooten to family and friends
2.8
based on 6 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Hooten's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Omaha, NE |
This Dr. Prescribes meds, at the end of each month for over 2 years, I’ve gone for 7 to 10 days without the presciption. The pharmaceutical co. And the pharmacy do not recommend going from 60 Mg to 0 millagrams of Pain meds.. I wrote a letter to the director of the Hospital, he wrote a letter and...more
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in Brunswick, ME |
He is very kind and caring. Beyond that, he is incredibly knowledgeable and helpful.
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Visit Dr. Hooten

Dr. Hooten accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Hooten has admitting privileges

Mayo Clinic Hospital - Saint Mary's Campus
1216 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902
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