Dr. Wayne Wallender, DO

Dr. Wayne Wallender, DO

Interventional Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(15)
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Dr. Wayne Wallender, DO is an interventional pain medicine specialist in Springfield, MO and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from At Still University Health Sciences/Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1987 and specializes in interventional pain medicine.

1001 E Primrose St

Springfield, MO 65807

Contact Information

(417) 875-3095

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Interventional Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • 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
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • At Still University Health Sciences/Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Tulsa Regional Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wallender has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wallender's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wallender to family and friends
4.8
based on 15 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Wallender's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Aurora |
Seen him today for the second time. I highly recommend him.
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in Springfield |
2 days post RF Ablation on nerves in my back I was on my feet at work for over 7 hours. WITH NO PAIN! 3 days post procedure another 7 hours and STILL NO PAIN. Keeping my perspective and fingers crossed but this has been a Godsend for me.
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in Springfield, MO |
professional; compassion for his patients'; listens to his patients'...his nurse practioner: Amber Beck is one of the best; ever....wished; he could be my primary physician....what an awesome human being...the best. now, he is not perfect; but one of the best...ever. thanks
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in Kirbyville, Mo |
Dr. Wallender has given me shots in my back for degenerative disc disease. He has done the deaden of nerves in my back. He has also given me shots in my tailbone . This is a wonderful caring doctor with a great bed side manner. He will put you at ease and take away the pain. He will continue...more
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in Hartville, MO |
His knowledge well above the norm. His doctor patient relationship far exceeds 99% of other doctors I have visited in the last 20 years here in the Springfield, MO area. I have had my pain reduced to zero from the visits I had with the doctor. I would very highly recommend Dr.Wallender for pain...more
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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Hospitals where Dr. Wallender has admitting privileges

Cox Medical Center South
3801 S. National Ave
Springfield, MO 65807
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