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Elmer Dunbar Jr, MD

Dr. Dunbar is a pain medicine doctor in the Chattanooga area. He is affiliated with Norton Hospital and Norton Children's Hospital.
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50 doctors
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50 doctors
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24 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw more spine condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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50 doctors
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50 doctors
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24 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw more back problems patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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10 doctors
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9 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw more drug addiction patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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10 doctors
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9 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw more herniated disc patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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Top 25%
79 doctors
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78 doctors
Top 5%
39 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw more pain patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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9 doctors
Top 15%
8 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw more opiate dependence patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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15 doctors
Top 15%
14 doctors
Top 5%
7 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw more spondylosis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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35 doctors
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35 doctors
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17 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw more chronic pain patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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20 doctors
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20 doctors
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10 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw more pinched nerve patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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42 doctors
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42 doctors
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20 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw more arthritis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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37 doctors
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37 doctors
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18 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw more osteoarthritis patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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9 doctors
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8 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw more drug abuse patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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18 doctors
Top 15%
18 doctors
Top 5%
8 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw more degenerative disc disease (DDD) patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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1 doctor
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1 doctor
Top 5%
Dr. Dunbar saw trigeminal neuralgia patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chattanooga area. Learn more.
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23 doctors
Top 15%
23 doctors
Top 5%
11 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw more fibromyalgia patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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46 doctors
Top 15%
46 doctors
Top 5%
23 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw back pain patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chattanooga area. Learn more.

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38 doctors
Top 15%
37 doctors
Top 5%
18 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw more neuropathy patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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38 doctors
Top 15%
37 doctors
Top 5%
18 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw more peripheral neuropathy patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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6 doctors
Top 15%
6 doctors
Top 5%
2 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw multiple sclerosis (MS) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chattanooga area. Learn more.
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6 doctors
Top 15%
6 doctors
Top 5%
3 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw more chronic regional pain syndrome (CRPS) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Chattanooga area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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16 doctors
Top 15%
16 doctors
Top 5%
7 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw sciatica patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chattanooga area. Learn more.
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12 doctors
Top 15%
11 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw scoliosis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chattanooga area. Learn more.
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14 doctors
Top 15%
13 doctors
Top 5%
6 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw spinal stenosis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chattanooga area. Learn more.

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30 doctors
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30 doctors
Top 5%
14 doctors
Dr. Dunbar saw neck pain patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Chattanooga area. Learn more.

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Locations

Dr. Dunbar sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

1726 Gunbarrel Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37421
504 miles away
101 Continental Pl
Brentwood, TN 37027
549 miles away
325 Seaboard Ln
Franklin, TN 37067
552 miles away
1736 Gunbarrel Rd
Chattanooga, TN 37421
505 miles away
Tennessee Oncology-Hendersonville Hospital
353 New Shackle Island Rd
Hendersonville, TN 37075
531 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of Louisville School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1978

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Dunbar is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Norton Hospital
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2017)
  • Norton Children's Hospital
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2016)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • EmblemHealth
  • FirstCarolinaCare
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health First
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • MagnaCare
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • MultiPlan
  • Ohio PPO Connect
  • Optima Health
  • Paramount
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Scott and White Health Plan
  • Southeastern Indiana Health Organization
  • TRICARE
  • The Health Plan
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Viva Health
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • WellMed Medical Management
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield