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Dr. Douglas Pahl, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery*
4.7 (122)
Map Pin Small Columbus, GA
Accepting new patients
29 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Douglas Pahl, MD

Dr. Douglas Pahl, MD is an Orthopedic Spine Surgeon in Columbus, GA. They specialize in Orthopedic Spine Surgery, has 29 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from Meharry Medical College and is affiliated with Flowers Hospital and SgMc Health-Main. Dr. Pahl, completed a residency at D D Eisenhower Army Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Pahl an average 4.7 star rating.

Dr. Pahl works at Practice in Columbus, GA with other offices in Thomaston, GA, Auburn, AL, Valdosta, GA and Phenix City, AL. They frequently treat conditions like Osteoarthritis of Spine, Spinal Stenosis and Lumbosacral Radiculopathy along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Conditions Treated and Procedures Performed

Dr. Pahl's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Hughston Clinic - Main Campus
    6262 Veterans Pkwy, Columbus, GA 31909 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (706) 324-6661
  2. 2
    Hughston Clinic Thomaston
    522 N Center St, Thomaston, GA 30286 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (706) 646-4371
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
  3. 3
    Hughston Clinic Auburn
    161 E University Dr, Auburn, AL 36832 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (334) 826-2090
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:30
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:30
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:30
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:30
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  4. 4
    Hughston Clinic Valdosta
    4340 KINGS WAY, Valdosta, GA 31602 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (229) 333-9736
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  5. 5
    Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital
    4401 RIVERCHASE DR, Phenix City, AL 36867 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (334) 732-3000

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Flowers Hospital
  • SgMc Health-Main

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Osteoarthritis of Spine
Spinal Stenosis
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Spinal Stenosis
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Back Pain
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Scoliosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Herniated Disc
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Cervical Spinal Fusion
Spinal Fusion
Bursitis of Hip
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Hip Tendinitis
Limb Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Osteopenia
Sciatica
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Spine Deformities
Thoracic Stenosis
Upper Back Pain
Anterior Disc Decompression and Fusion
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminoforaminotomy
Lumbar Fusion with Robotic Assist
Lumbar Spinal Fusion
Percutaneous Kyphoplasty
Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Decompression
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Nerve Block
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthritis of the Spine
Back Injuries
Back Sprain
Back Strain
Bone Cancer
Broken Neck
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Disorders
Chordoma
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Degenerative Spine Disorders
Difficulty With Walking
Dural Tear
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Internal Derangement of Knee
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Ligament Tears
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Meniscus Tear
Muscle Cramping
Neck Muscle Strain
Neck Sprain
Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pinched Nerve in Back
Pinched Nerve in Neck
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Sacral Fracture
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spina Bifida
Spina Bifida Occulta
Spinal Osteophyte
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Sternum Fracture
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Vertebral Column Tumors
Whiplash
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Disc Replacement
Endoscopic Spine Surgery
Facet Blocks
Fracture Care
Hip Replacement
Joint Drainage
Laminoplasty
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulator Implantation
Partial Hip Replacement
Periacetabular Osteotomy
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Steroid Injection
Trigger Point Injection
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    4.7
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    Based on 122 ratings
    Patient Ratings (122)
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    4 Star
    (8)
    3 Star
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    (7)
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    About Dr. Douglas Pahl, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 29 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1841257136
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • D D Eisenhower Army Medical Center
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Meharry Medical College
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Douglas Pahl, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Pahl is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Pahl has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Pahl has seen patients for Osteoarthritis of Spine, Spinal Stenosis and Lumbosacral Radiculopathy, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Pahl on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    122 patients have reviewed Dr. Pahl. The overall rating for this provider is 4.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Pahl.

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