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Dr. John Chatas

Pain Management
Ann Arbor, MI
34 years experience male

Locations

Office

Ann Arbor, MI

Address

3520 Green Court, suite 100, Ann Arbor, MI
Directions

Insurances accepted

Cigna

About

Bio

i specialie in the treatment of pain disorders, incuding minimally invasive spinal decompressions, minimally invasive disc decompressions, and in the diagnosis and treatment of chronic knee, hip, and shoulder pain

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Pain Management

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chatas
Pain Management 34 years experience
No: If they are in a supervised program, there should be random urine drug screens to rule out use of illicit drugs, and to be certain they are taking and not selling the methadone.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chatas
Pain Management 34 years experience
Identify Pain: It is important to identify the source of the pain before considering surgery. Doctors that would be most usefull in the initial work up would be her ob/gy. The causes of pelvic pain range from the reproductive organs, to the urinary tract, to hernias, musculoskeletal issues, to non organic causes such as sexual and emotioal abuse.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chatas
Pain Management 34 years experience
Inflamation muscle: Autoimmune disorder of muscles leading to diffuse muscle pain. It is usually identified by abnormal blood tests indicating inflammation such as increased CRP sed rate, and is usually treated with oral steroids like Prednisone it usually responds quickly to higher doses which are then tapered down to the lowest effective dose. The disease may come and go.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Chatas is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Chatas is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Michigan Medical School, MI
Graduated 1987MD

Awards

Top Doc Southeastern Michigan

Affiliations

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