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Paul L. Manganelli, MD

Philosophy of Care

I believe in using a multidisciplinary approach, starting with the most conservative option possible. Basic tenant of care is to seek the pain generator and treat appropriately.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.6
Based on 154 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • The Spine Center
    • Pain Medicine
    • Pain Medicine Ambulatory Surgery Center
    • Years in Practice: 24


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Pain Medicine


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Spine pain, cancer pain, complex regional pain syndrome


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Distance running, travel


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Georgetown University School of Medicine
    Graduation Date 07/1991
    Degree M.D.

    INTERNSHIPS
    School Evanston Hospital

    RESIDENCY
    School Northwestern University
    Title Resident in Anesthesiology

  • Memberships

    • International Spinal Injections Society
    • American Academy of Pain Medicine
    • American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
    • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors 2017
    Date 04/2017

  • Media/Published Articles

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.6
    Based on 154 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.


    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

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    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.2
    153 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.7
    153 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.8
    153 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.8
    153 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.8
    153 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.7
    152 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.7
    153 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.7
    153 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.7
    151 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.2
    151 ratings


    Comments (13)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    5.0
    Jul 16, 2019
    Dr. Manganelli provides wonderful service. He may be one of the best MD's I have experienced. He has the best attitude, interaction, communication and personality.  
    5.0
    Jun 18, 2019
    Very Good. Took the time to talk to me  
    5.0
    Jun 10, 2019
    'll good  
    4.5
    Jun 03, 2019
    I wish the location wasn't so far away but I did like him although it is hard to see him specifically for follow-up appts.  
    5.0
    May 15, 2019
    Very happy with this visit from start to finish!  
    4.9
    Apr 10, 2019
    I trust *Dr. Manganelli above all others.  
    4.5
    Feb 12, 2019
    Dr. Manganelli was great! Concerned and helpful!  
    1.1
    Dec 28, 2018
    not a good experience  
    4.8
    Dec 04, 2018
    Excellent service and compassionate manner  
    5.0
    Dec 04, 2018
    Dr manganelli is a dedicated professional with fantastic rapport. I have a lot of confidence in him  
    5.0
    Dec 04, 2018
    I saw Dr. Manganielle for the first time this visit. It was through pain medicine. He was very informative, listened to all my questions, was friendly. Would definitely recommend him to any who needs this See more  
    4.9
    Sep 26, 2018
    I was very impressed with each of the providers I saw at the Spine Institute and Pain Clinic;   
    5.0
    Aug 22, 2018
    Dr Manganelli has greatly improved my quality of life and is always patient with questions or concerns.  
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