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Carle Foundation Hospital

Based in Urbana, Ill., the Carle Foundation Hospital is a 413-bed regional care hospital that has achieved Magnet® designation. It is the area's only Level 1 Trauma Center.

611 W. Park Street, Urbana, IL 61802   |   (217) 383-3311

Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center

Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center is comprised of a 24-bed critical access hospital and medical clinic based in Hoopeston, Illinois.

701 E. Orange Street, Hoopeston, IL 60942   |   (217) 283-5531

Carle Richland Memorial Hospital

Located in Olney, Ill., Carle Richland Memorial Hospital is a 134-bed hospital with nearly 600 employees serving portions of eight counties in southeastern Illinois.

800 East Locust St, Olney, IL 62459   |   (618) 395-2131

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Samatha Tipirneni, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Spine Institute, Neurosciences

4.6 out of 5 (133 Ratings, 9 Comments)

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Profile

Joined Carle: 2009

Contact

Neuroscience Institute (primary)

610 N. Lincoln Avenue
Urbana, IL 61801
(217) 383-6555

Danville on Vermilion

2300 N. Vermilion Avenue
Danville, IL 61832
(217) 554-1800

Medical Interests

  • Thoracic and lumbar injections
  • Cervical facet injections
  • Cervical radiofrequency nerve ablation injections

Medical Training

Fellowship

  • Anesthesiology, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, Ga., 2008

Residency

  • Physical medicine and rehabilitation, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Mo., 2004-2007

Internship

  • Deemed University Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Chennai, India, 2000
  • Washington University in St. Louis Barnes Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Mo., 2000-2004

Qualifications

Certifications

  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, board eligible

Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • American Medical Association
  • American Pain Society
  • American Society of Anesthesiology
  • American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine
  • North American Spine Society
  • St. Louis Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Society


10/18/2017

The dr was very knowledgeable about my condition. She explained and showed me what my issue was and how we could make the painless.


07/20/2017

I really liked that Dr. Tipirneni made me feel comfortable and explained what she was doing. She would ask how I was doing throughout the procedure and was very friendly and efficient.


05/17/2017

She has a lot of compassion and understanding about any concerns I have.


The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.


10/18/2017

The dr was very knowledgeable about my condition. She explained and showed me what my issue was and how we could make the painless.


07/20/2017

I really liked that Dr. Tipirneni made me feel comfortable and explained what she was doing. She would ask how I was doing throughout the procedure and was very friendly and efficient.


05/17/2017

She has a lot of compassion and understanding about any concerns I have.


04/26/2017

Needs patients relation skills


04/13/2017

Seemed to be in a hurry to leave -


03/23/2017

excellent doctor with a great deal of knowledge in treating back and hip pain


01/07/2017

Doctor very abrupt - Didn't have time for my questions day of ..., but in all fairness to her, she did work me in to her schedule which was already full and doubled up. I was VERY THANKFUL she worked me into that packed schedule.


12/29/2016

Big hurry - get in, get out!!


12/28/2016

Dr. T is the best.