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About Dr. Paul Resnik

Dr. Paul Resnik, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Altoona, PA. He has 37 years of experience. His specialties include Pain Management and Anesthesiology. Dr. Resnik is affiliated with Tyrone Hospital, Altoona Regional Health System and Sparrow Hospital-Tci. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

5 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Paul Resnik is Great. Dr. Paul Resnik has been rated by 5 patients. From those 5 patients of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Paul Resnik is 3.8 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

1402 9th Ave
Altoona, PA 16602
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Specialties

Dr. Paul Resnik has the following 2 specialties

  • Pain Management

    A pain management specialist is a physician with advanced knowledge and training in diagnosing and treating pain. These doctors do not come from one particular discipline, but rather use their respective backgrounds to contribute a varied approach to the field of pain management.
    These specialists use their different skills and training in pain management to treat pain stemming from different causes - whether it's neuropathic pain or headache, or the result of injury, a surgical procedure, cancer or another illness.
    Pain management specialists are primarily trained as anesthesiologists, physiatrists, interventional radiologists, neurologists, osteopaths, or primary care physicians.

  • Anesthesiology

    Anesthesiologists are physicians who are trained to administer anesthetics, which are medicines used to block nerve sensation. Anesthesia can be either local to one specific part of a body, like a tooth, or regional to block feeling to a larger portion of the body, such as during an epidural for child birth. It can also be more general to block sensation to the entire body, resulting in unconsciousness.
    Anesthesiologists assist in surgery by determining how much anesthesia is necessary and by monitoring the patient's level of responsiveness and vital signs throughout the procedure. The anesthesia specialist will also bring the patient out of anesthesia and then continue to monitor his or her vital signs post-operation.
    Besides assisting in surgeries, anesthesiologists may also treat patients suffering from chronic pain.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Resnik is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Tyrone Hospital
  • Altoona Regional Health System
  • Sparrow Hospital-Tci
  • St. Lawrence Hospital
  • Education

    37 Years Experience

  • Rosalind Franklin University

    Graduated in 1976

  • Rush Presbyterian St Lukes Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Paul Resnik accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Select
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry HealthAmerica HMO
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
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Locations & Directions

1402 9th Ave, Altoona, PA
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