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Dr. Kirk Puttlitz, MD

Pain Management*
4.6 (217)
Map Pin Small Phoenix, AZ
Accepting new patients
29 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Kirk Puttlitz, MD

Dr. Kirk Puttlitz, MD is a Pain Management Specialist in Phoenix, AZ. They specialize in Pain Management, has 29 years of experience, and is board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. They graduated from University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and is affiliated with The Core Institute Specialty Hospital and Banner Boswell Medical Center. Dr. Puttlitz, completed a residency at Emory University School of Med, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation|Emory University School of Med. Patients rated Dr. Puttlitz an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Puttlitz works at The CORE Institute in Phoenix, AZ with other offices in Scottsdale, AZ and Sun City, AZ. 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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Dr. Puttlitz's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Scott Siverhus, MD
    18444 N 25th Ave Ste 210, Phoenix, AZ 85023 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (866) 974-2673
    Monday
    07:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    07:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    07:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    07:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    07:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  2. 2
    The CORE Institute - Scottsdale
    8952 E Desert Cove Ave Ste 113, Scottsdale, AZ 85260 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (866) 974-2673
    Tuesday
    Closed
    Thursday
    08:00 -
  3. 3
    The CORE Institute - Peoria Spine Center
    10494 W Thunderbird Blvd Ste 108, Sun City, AZ 85351 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (866) 974-2673

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • The Core Institute Specialty Hospital
  • Banner Boswell Medical Center

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Peripheral Nerve Disorders
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Occipital Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Block
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Sacroiliac Joint Injection
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Sympathetic Nerve Block
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
    • Aetna
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    4.6
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    Based on 217 ratings
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    About Dr. Kirk Puttlitz, MD

    Specialties*
    • Pain Management

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    Years of Experience
    • 29 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1205807971
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • KDV Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Ltd.
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Emory University School of Med, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation|Emory University School of Med
    Residency
    Internship
    • Augusta University Medical College of Georgia
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine
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    217 patients have reviewed Dr. Puttlitz. The overall rating for this provider is 4.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Puttlitz.

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