U.S. News & World Report Names Mid Atlantic Spine and Pain Physicians Founder and CEO ‘Top Doctor’

Dr. Frank J.E. Falco, M.D. Recognized in the Top One Percent of His Specialty Nationwide

ELKTON, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mid Atlantic Spine and Pain Physicians (MASPP), the most comprehensive pain practice in the U.S. diagnosing and treating spine and pain related disorders, announced today that U.S. News & World Report, in partnership with Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. has named Dr. Frank J.E. Falco, M.D. “Top Doctor” based on a peer nomination process. This is the first year U.S. News has ranked doctors.

188 pain management specialists were named to the list, with Dr. Falco ranking among the top one percent (top 54 pain doctors) in the nation in his specialty. Dr. Falco is the only pain doctor listed as one of 27 top doctors from all specialties located in Delaware. He is also ranked as one of twelve top Delaware physicians in the top one percent nationwide.

“We are delighted to be recognized as a Top Doctor by U.S. News & World Report. Our ongoing goal is to provide quality health care and innovative treatment options to patients suffering with spine and pain related disorders,” said Dr. Falco, Mid Atlantic Spine and Pain Physicians. “It is gratifying to see that our efforts have been recognized by our peers to merit this kind of recognition.”

Dr. Falco is the founder, CEO and a principal of MASPP. He is an innovative pioneer and widely-recognized expert in treating chronic pain and spinal disorders. Dr. Falco is board certified in Pain Medicine, Interventional Pain Medicine, Fellow of Interventional Pain Practice, Sports Medicine, Electrodiagnostic Medicine and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is a Board Member and President-elect of the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians. Additionally, Dr. Falco is an Adjunct Associate Professor at Temple University Medical School and the Director of Temple University Hospital’s Pain Management Fellowship Program.

Among the many treatment options that exist within Mid Atlantic Spine and Pain Physicians, Dr. Falco and his team rank among the top groups in the country when it comes to offering spinal cord stimulation and other neuromodulation techniques for treating chronic pain. Additionally, Dr. Falco is one of a few physicians in the U.S. who performs an endoscopically assisted microdisectomy surgery for the treatment of disc herniations, sciatica and spinal stenosis. He recently completed the region’s first procedure using the new Epiducer™ lead delivery system.

U.S. News Top Doctors was developed in collaboration with Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., publisher of America’s Top Doctors ® and other guides, and was built upon data from Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors™. Castle Connolly bases its Top Doctors selections on nominations submitted by other doctors and reviewed by its physician-led research team.

About Mid Atlantic Spine and Pain Physicians

Mid Atlantic Spine and Pain Physicians (MASPP) offers an enlightened approach to treating spine and pain related disorders. The group’s nationally recognized team of experts, comprised of top-rated physicians, chiropractors, and licensed practitioners, provide advanced surgical and nonsurgical treatment options for a wide range of spine and chronic pain conditions. From initial consultation to analysis, testing, treatment, and follow-up care, the group ensures consistent, compassionate patient care. MASPP provides an array of services on site for the convenience of its patients, including electro diagnostic studies, diagnostic imaging, therapeutic spinal procedures, minimally invasive spine surgery, chiropractic care, physical therapy and a sleep lab. For more information, visit http://www.midatlanticspine.com/.


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