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Dr. Howard Schertzinger, MD

Interventional Spine Medicine*
4.3 (82)
Map Pin Small Florence, KY
Accepting new patients
36 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Howard Schertzinger, MD

Dr. Howard Schertzinger, MD is an Interventional Spine Medicine Specialist in Florence, KY. They specialize in Interventional Spine Medicine, has 36 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from Ohio State University College of Medicine and is affiliated with Bethesda North Hospital, Mercy Health - Fairfield Hospital, St. Elizabeth Florence Hospital, St. Elizabeth Ft. Thomas Hospital, St. Elizabeth Edgewood Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, St. Elizabeth Grant Hospital and UC Health West Chester Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Schertzinger an average 4.3 star rating.

Dr. Schertzinger works at OrthoCincy Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine in Florence, KY with other offices in Highland Heights, KY. They frequently treat conditions like Piriformis Syndrome, Whiplash and Sciatica along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Anthem and CareFirst 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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Dr. Schertzinger's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Florence
    8726 Old Us Highway 42, Florence, KY 41042 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (859) 301-2663
    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
  2. 2
    Nku
    2626 Alexandria Pike, Highland Heights, KY 41076 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (859) 301-2663
    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

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Bethesda North Hospital
  • Mercy Health - Fairfield Hospital
  • St. Elizabeth Florence Hospital
  • St. Elizabeth Ft. Thomas Hospital
  • St. Elizabeth Edgewood Hospital
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
  • St. Elizabeth Grant Hospital
  • UC Health West Chester Hospital

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Piriformis Syndrome
Whiplash
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Sciatica
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Neck Sprain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Ankle Fracture
Back Pain
Cervical Radiculopathy
Chondromalacia
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Foot Fracture
Herniated Disc
Knee Ligament Tears
Knee Tendinitis
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Meniscus Tear
Miner's Knee
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Pelvic Fracture
Scoliosis
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spondylitis
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Wrist Sprain or Strain
AC Joint Injury
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
Arthritis of the Spine
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Arm
Bursitis of Hip
Cervical Disc Degeneration
Cervical Spine Disorders
Cervical Sprain
Cervical Vertigo
Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
Clavicle Fracture
Coccyx Fracture
Congenital Spine Disorders
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Femur Fracture
Fibromyalgia
Foot Infection
Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Hip Fracture
Hip Tendinitis
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Intercostal Neuropathy
Juvenile Ankylosing Spondylitis
Knee Fracture
Lateral Epicondylitis
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbar Sprain
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Medial Epicondylitis
Orthopedic Sports Injuries
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Osteogenesis Imperfecta
Osteoporosis
Pain Disorder
Patellar Chondromalacia
Patellar Dislocation
Patellar Fracture
Patellar Tendonitis
Plantar Fasciitis
Posterior Tibial Tendonitis
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Sacral Fracture
Scapular Fracture
Seropositive Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Fracture
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Compression Fracture
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Instability
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Sports Injuries
Sternum Fracture
Stress Fracture of Foot
Tarlov Cyst
Tenosynovitis
Thoracic Disc Disorders
Tibial Fracture
Work-Related Injuries
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand Fracture Treatment Closed
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Non-Surgical Pain Management
Pain Management Through Physical Therapy
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
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    About Dr. Howard Schertzinger, MD

    Specialties*
    • Interventional Spine Medicine

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    Years of Experience
    • 36 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1992797922
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of North Carolina
    Fellowship
    Internship
    • Duke University Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Ohio State University College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • University of cincinnati
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Howard Schertzinger, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Schertzinger is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Schertzinger has seen patients for Piriformis Syndrome, Whiplash and Sciatica, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Schertzinger on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    82 patients have reviewed Dr. Schertzinger. The overall rating for this provider is 4.3. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Schertzinger.

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