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Dr. Karl Hurst-Wicker, MD

Interventional Pain Medicine*
3.1 (19)
Map Pin Small Chandler, AZ
Accepting new patients
19 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Karl Hurst-Wicker, MD

Dr. Karl Hurst-Wicker, MD is an Interventional Pain Medicine Specialist in Chandler, AZ. They specialize in Interventional Pain Medicine, has 19 years of experience, and is board certified in Anesthesiology. They graduated from Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons and is affiliated with Banner Baywood Medical Center, Banner Ironwood Medical Center, Cobre Valley Regional Medical Center, HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center, Honorhealth Scottsdale Shea Medical Center and Verde Valley Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Hurst-Wicker an average 3.1 star rating.

Dr. Hurst-Wicker works at Practice in Chandler, AZ with other offices in Tempe, AZ and Scottsdale, AZ. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona 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. Hurst-Wicker's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Red Butte Pain Solutions
    5590 W Chandler Blvd Ste 3, Chandler, AZ 85226 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (602) 633-4334
  2. 2
    Arizona Specialty Surgery Center
    2905 W Warner Rd Ste 10, Chandler, AZ 85224 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (480) 386-8400
  3. 3
    Banner Surgery Center- Tempe
    1940 E Southern Ave, Tempe, AZ 85282 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (602) 633-4334
  4. 4
    Honorhealth Scottsdale Shea Medical Center
    9003 E Shea Blvd, Scottsdale, AZ 85260 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (480) 323-3000

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Banner Baywood Medical Center
  • Banner Ironwood Medical Center
  • Cobre Valley Regional Medical Center
  • HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center
  • Honorhealth Scottsdale Shea Medical Center
  • Verde Valley Medical Center

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Back Pain
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Cancer Pain
Cervical Radiculopathy
Chronic Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Degenerative Disc Disease
Fibromyalgia
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Radiculopathy
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spondylitis
Facet Blocks
Peripheral Nerve Block
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Nerve Block
Steroid Injection
Acute Postoperative Pain
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Ankle
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthritis of the Hand
Arthritis of the Neck
Arthritis of the Shoulder
Arthritis of the Spine
Arthritis of the Wrist
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Bursitis
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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Chronic Postoperative Pain
Compression Fracture
Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Elbow Bursitis
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Facet Joint Pain
Fracture
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Headache
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Hip Arthritis
Hip Bursitis
Hip Pain
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Joint Pain
Knee Arthritis
Knee Disorders
Knee Pain
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Migraine
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Myelopathy
Neck Muscle Strain
Neck Pain
Occipital Neuralgia
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthropathy
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Pinched Nerve in Back
Piriformis Syndrome
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rotator Cuff Injuries
Sacroiliac Pain Syndrome
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Pain
Spinal Compression Fracture
Spinal Cord Injury
Spine Disorders
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Subacromial Bursitis
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Trochanteric Bursitis
Upper Back Pain
Vertebral Compression Fractures
Vertebral Fracture
Wear and Tear Arthritis
Whiplash
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Arthrocentesis
Botox® for Chronic Migraine
Bursa Injection
Cervical Block
Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
Cervical Facet Joint Injection
Cervical Medial Branch Block
Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
Discography
Epidural Injection
Epidural Steroid Injections
Facet Block
Facet Joint Injection
Ganglion Impar Block
Ilioinguinal and Iliohypogastric Block
Ischial Bursa Injection
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Kyphoplasty
Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
Lumbar Medial Branch Block
Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
Lumbar Sympathetic Block
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Blocks
Nerve Root Block
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Occipital Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
Radiofrequency Ablation
Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
Sacroiliac Joint Injection
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Stellate Ganglion Block
Sympathetic Nerve Block
Synvisc® Injection
Tendon and Bursa Injection
Third Occipital Nerve Block
Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
Trigger Point Injection
Vertebroplasty
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    Specialties*
    • Interventional Pain Medicine

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    Years of Experience
    • 19 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1962698654
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Utah
    Fellowship
    Medical Education
    • Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Boston University
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
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