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Dr. Mohamed Elkersh, MD

Pain Medicine*
4.0 (44)
Map Pin Small Hammond, LA
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Mohamed Elkersh, MD

Dr. Mohamed Elkersh, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Hammond, LA. They graduated from Alexandria University School of Medicine and is affiliated with Saint Tammany Parish Hospital. Dr. Elkersh, completed a residency at University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Elkersh an average 4.0 star rating.

Dr. Elkersh works at Advanced Pain Institute in Hammond, LA. They frequently treat conditions like Back Pain and Low Back Pain 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.

Dr. Elkersh's Office Locations

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    Advanced Pain Institute
    42131 Veterans Ave # 100, Hammond, LA 70403 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (985) 635-4285

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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
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Chronic Neck Pain
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Degenerative Disc Disease
Headache
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Osteoarthritis of Spine
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Spinal Stenosis
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Facet Blocks
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Spinal Nerve Block
Steroid Injection
Arthritis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Diabetic Neuropathy
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Facet Joint Pain
Fibromyalgia
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Neck Pain
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Phantom Limb Pain
Phantom Limb With Pain
Pinched Nerve in Back
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
Cervical Facet Joint Injection
Cervical Medial Branch Block
Epidural Injection
Epidural Steroid Injections
Facet Block
Facet Joint Injection
Joint Injection
Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Blocks
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Pain Pump
Peripheral Nerve Block
Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
Sacroiliac Joint Injection
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Sympathetic Nerve Block
Transforaminal Epidural Block
Trigger Point Injection
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Anthem
    • AvMed
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Health
    • Health Net
    • Humana
    • MultiPlan
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Wells Fargo Insurance

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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.0
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    About Dr. Mohamed Elkersh, MD

    Specialties*
    • Pain Medicine

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    Specialties*
    Languages Spoken
    • English, Arabic
    Languages Spoken
    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1366475493
    NPI Number
    A National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique 10-digit identifier issued by the government to healthcare providers.

    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
    Residency
    Internship
    • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Alexandria University School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
    Board Certifications
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    A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

    Hospital Affiliations

    • Saint Tammany Parish Hospital

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Mohamed Elkersh, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Elkersh is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Elkersh works at Advanced Pain Institute in Hammond, LA. View the full address on Dr. Elkersh’s profile.

    Dr. Elkersh has seen patients for Back Pain and Low Back Pain, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Elkersh on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    44 patients have reviewed Dr. Elkersh. The overall rating for this provider is 4.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Elkersh.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Elkersh, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Elkersh appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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