Dr. Paul Bluestein, DC

Dr. Paul Bluestein, DC

Chiropractic  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Paul Bluestein, DC is a chiropractic provider who practices in Tonawanda, NY. He is 63 years old.Read his story

2274 Niagara Falls Blvd

Tonawanda, NY 14150

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Independent Health
  • POMCO Group
  • Worker's Compensation

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Dr. Bluestein's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bluestein "Licenses and Certifications Licensed to practice Chiropractic in the State of New York since 1981. Inactive license to practice Chiropractic in Pennsylvania and Michigan. Permanent Certification to teach Secondary General Science, Chemistry, and Biology in the States of New York and Georgia. Completion of the Chiropractic National Board Examination. Completion of the NCQA Quality Initiatives Course on March 15, 1999 and again on March 26, 2001. Fellowships Chiropractic Research Fellowship - July 1980 to September 1980 Life Chiropractic College Education Doctor of Chiropractic; Life Chiropractic College, 1269 Barclay Circle, Marietta, Georgia, 30060; Degree conferred on September 26, 1980. Bachelor of Arts; State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York; Degree conferred on May 25, 1976. Management Experience January 2003 to Present President and Founder of Patient Advantage, LLC. - Patient Advantage, LLC is a firm that provides Registered Nurses to act as advocates and health coaches to people with complex medical conditions, both in person and by phone. Duties include oversight of all operational and administrative functions of an interstate health care service company. Patient Advantage has maintained a national presence with business conducted in seven different states. July of 1994 to May of 2002 Principal of Prism Health Networks – As a founder and owner of a risk bearing IPA in the State of New York duties included making policy decisions for a company that was a subcontracted entity to Blue Cross of Western New York, Blue Shield of Northeastern New York, and Health Insurance Plan of New York. In 2002 Prism Health Networks managed a budget of $12,000,000 in annual sales, and oversaw the chiropractic care for 1,100,000 members and 1,000 credentialed chiropractors across three states. November of 2000 to May of 2002 Duties as the Director of Research for Prism Health Networks included management of all aspects of the research agenda including managing special projects, seeking grant funding, attending research conferences, and publication of work in refereed journals May of 1994 to November of 2001 Department Director of the Quality Assurance and Improvement Department of Prism Network, Inc. and Quality Assurance Administrator – Duties include management of compliance issues with the New York State Department of Health, New York State Department of Insurance, and NCQA. Prism Network is a managed care company with almost 900 credentialed chiropractors across the State of New York and approximately one million covered lives. Prism Network sells chiropractic care to HMO's and insurance companies and manages the credentialing, utilization and quality of that care. May of 2000 to November of 2001 Quality Assurance and Improvement Committee Chairperson - Duties include chairing meetings, setting agendas, developing the Quality Assurance Manual for the company, and developing quality improvement programs. Duties as the Quality Assurance Administrator included overseeing issues developed by customer service, utilization review, and provider relations as well as the execution of all of the directives of the Quality Assurance and Improvement Committee. Personal Dr. Bluestein is married, and lives in Amherst. He is the proud father of four sons and three daughters, and has one grandson and two granddaughters. "

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Specialties

  • Chiropractic
  • Dietary Management
  • Nutrition Consulting
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Board Certifications

Dr. Bluestein does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Back Disorders
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Sprain
  • Car Accident Injuries
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Sprain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Lower Back Injuries
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Migraine
  • Motor Vehicle Accident
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Sacroiliac Pain Syndrome
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprain
  • TMJ
  • Thoracic Disc Disorders
  • Whiplash
  • Work-Related Injuries
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Procedures

  • Electrical Stimulation
  • Manipulation Adjustment of Back and Neck
  • Non-Surgical Pain Management
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Wellness Coaching

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • University At Buffalo-State University Of New York
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Life University / Lincoln Chiropractic College
    Other Education | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Bluestein has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Bluestein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bluestein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bluestein to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Bluestein's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (2)

in Tonawanda, NY |
Dr. Bluestein takes time to answer any questions you may have about your condition and explains what it is he is going to do. He is a very caring Dr.
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in AMHERST NY |
He touches you and exactly knows what is wrong with your body and fixes it !!! Highly recommend him!
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Dr. Bluestein accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • EBS-RMSCO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Independent Health
  • POMCO Group
  • Worker's Compensation
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*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.