Mid Atlantic Spine and Pain Physicians Founder and CEO Named ‘Top Doctor’
Dr. Frank J.E. Falco, M.D. Recognized By Two Organizations as
Best Pain Management Physician in America
ELKTON, MD – October 5, 2011 – 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 Dr. Frank J.E. Falco, M.D. has been named Top Doctor, “Best
Pain Management Physician in America,” by two prestigious organizations, Castle Connolly
Medical Ltd. and Becker’s ASC Review.
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.
“It is an honor to be recognized as a ‘Top Doctor’ by these prominent organizations,” said Dr.
Falco. “Treating pain patients is a team effort, and these selections as a ‘Top Pain Physician’
are a reflection of the staff and other physicians at Mid Atlantic Spine and Pain Physicians. It
has been my vision to operate a pain practice that treats spine and pain related disorders with
innovative treatment options that are not widely available to patients. We see many individuals
living with chronic pain and are pleased to be able to offer a variety of options for treating their
spine and pain related disorders,” he added.
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 endoscopicly assisted
microdisectomy surgery for the treatment of disc herniations, sciatica and spinal stenosis.
The mission of Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. is to help consumers find the best healthcare. To
this end, they publish a variety of books including the “Top Doctors” series, the most popular of
which is America’s Top Doctors®. The top doctors who are listed in their books and website’s
directory were nominated by their peers in an extensive survey process of thousands of
American doctors each year. Castle Connolly screens these top doctors according to their
medical educations, training, hospital appointments, research, disciplinary histories and other
key criteria. Those doctors who are among the very best in their specialties and in their
communities are selected for inclusion.
Becker’s ASC Review publishes nine times a year, offering general business, legal and clinical
guidance on several topics including education, regulatory and compliance issues; as well as
analysis and insight for different specialties including orthopedics/spine, gastroenterology,
neurosurgery and pain management.
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/.