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David E. Hirsch, MD

Dr. David E. Hirsch, MD

Pain Management, Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

Accepting new patients

Willis-Knighton Physician Network

Office Locations



  • Fellowship: University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals (2016)
  • Residency: Tulane University School of Medicine (2015)
  • Internship: Tulane University School of Medicine (2012)
  • Medical School: Louisiana State University School of Medicine (2011)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Anesthesia: Pain Medicine Anesthesiology
  • American Board of Anesthesia

Insurance Accepted

Disclaimer: Not all physicians accept all insurance plans. Physicians move in and out of plans throughout the year. When you call for an appointment, confirm that the physician accepts your insurance.

AARP Medicare Supplemental Plans
Aetna Better Health of Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Advantra Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Medicare Dual Preferred
Aetna Medicare Freedom PPO
Amerihealth Caritas Louisiana
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO Preferred Care
Blue Cross/Blue Shield Federal Employees
Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Louisiana - HMO Louisiana
Blue Cross/Blue Shield OGB
Cigna HealthCare
Coventry Health Care (Aetna)
First Health
GEHA (Government Employees Health Association)
Health Plus of Louisiana
Humana Choice PPO
Humana Gold Plus HMO
Humana Gold Plus SNP Dual Eligible
IMA of Louisiana
Louisiana Healthcare Connections
Louisiana Medicaid
Louisiana Medicaid CHIP
Mail Handler's Benefit Plan (Aetna)
Medicare Railroad
Medicare Traditional Part B
Mutual of Omaha Supplemental Plans
Novasys Health
PHCS (Private Healthcare Systems / Multiplan)
PPO Plus
Tricare for Life
Tricare Prime
Tricare Select / Standard
UMR (United Healthcare)
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Community Plan - Medicaid
Workers Compensation
Healthy Blue

Conditions Treated

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Spinal Stenosis
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Bone Disorders
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Spine Disorders
Knee Disorders
Acute Postoperative Pain
Back Pain
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Autoimmune Diseases
Cancer Pain
Chronic Pain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Low Back Pain
Herniated Disc
Phantom Limb Pain
Upper Back Pain
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Pathological Spine Fracture
Spine Deformities
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Chronic Neck Pain

Procedures Performed

Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Peripheral Nerve Block
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Cord Stimulation
EMG (Electromyography)
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Epidural Steroid Injections
Nerve Block, Somatic
Steroid Injection
Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
Sacroiliac Joint Injection
Trigger Point Injection
Joint Drainage
Nerve Blocks
Facet Joint Injection
Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
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