Dr. Walter Roche, MD

Dr. Walter Roche, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Walter Roche, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Bel Air, MD and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Ponce School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in pain medicine and physical medicine & rehabilitation.

12 Medstar Blvd

Bel Air, MD 21015

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Roche's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Bone Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Roche treats Bone Disorders more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Roche treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Chronic Pelvic Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Roche treats Chronic Pelvic Pain more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Roche treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Roche treats Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Roche treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Knee Pain

Dr. Roche's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthritis
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
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
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Headache
Herniated Disc
Hip Pointer Injuries
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Migraine
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Roche expertise includes acute/chronic pain management, conservative spine care, musculoskeletal medicine, sports medicine, electrodiagnostic medicine, orthopedic rehabilitation, stroke, trauma, amputee care and general rehabilitation. Workers compensation and industrial injury.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

  • Rush Presbyterian St Lukes Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Schwab Rehabilitation Center
    Residency Hospital
  • Maryland General Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 1988
    Ponce School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1988
  • University Of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
    Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Roche's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Roche

3.5

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
60%
(15)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
8%
(2)
1 Star
32%
(8)

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Aetna HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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