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Dr. James Thacker Jr, MD

Interventional Pain Medicine*
4.2 (63)
Map Pin Small Huntsville, AL
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41 years of experience

Overview of Dr. James Thacker Jr, MD

Dr. James Thacker Jr, MD is an Interventional Pain Medicine Specialist in Huntsville, AL. They specialize in Interventional Pain Medicine, has 41 years of experience. They graduated from Augusta University Medical College of Georgia and is affiliated with Huntsville Hospital. Dr. Thacker Jr, completed a residency at Med College Of Ga Hospital and Cli. Patients rated Dr. Thacker Jr an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Thacker Jr works at Practice in Huntsville, AL with other offices in Fort Collins, CO. They frequently treat conditions like Lumbar Radiculopathy, Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome and Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve) along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Thacker Jr's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Huntsville Pain Management Inc.
    185 Chateau Dr SW Ste 302, Huntsville, AL 35801 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (256) 885-1605
  2. 2
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    4026 S Timberline Rd Unit 120, Fort Collins, CO 80525 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (970) 372-0307

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  • Huntsville Hospital

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Lumbar Radiculopathy
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Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)

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Lumbar Radiculopathy
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Cervical Radiculopathy
Back Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis
Thoracic Radiculopathy
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
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Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Chronic Postoperative Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Facet Joint Pain
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Headache
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Heel Spur
Herniated Disc
Hormone Imbalance
Knee Disorders
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Migraine
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Myelopathy
Neck Pain
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Phantom Limb Pain
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Radiculopathy
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica
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Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Upper Back Pain
Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
Cervical Facet Joint Injection
Cervical Injection
Cervical Medial Branch Block
Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
Low Back Procedure
Lumbar Discography
Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
Lumbar Medial Branch Block
Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
Lumbar Transforaminal Injection
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Pain Procedure
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Spinal Nerve Block
Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
Thoracic Facet Joint Injection
Trigger Point Injection
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    Feb 27, 2024
    Excellent experience each time
    Sharon Fortenberry — Feb 27, 2024
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    About Dr. James Thacker Jr, MD

    Specialties*
    • Interventional Pain Medicine

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    Years of Experience
    • 41 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1962564476
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Med College Of Ga Hospital and Cli
    Residency
    Internship
    • Lloyd Noland Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Augusta University Medical College of Georgia
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • University of Georgia
    Undergraduate School

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

    Dr. Thacker Jr has seen patients for Lumbar Radiculopathy, Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome and Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve), and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Thacker Jr on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    63 patients have reviewed Dr. Thacker Jr. The overall rating for this provider is 4.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Thacker Jr.

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