Dr. Richard A. Lingreen, M.D.

Lingreens PictureDr. Richard Lingreen specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of chronic pain, including injection therapy, spinal cord stimulators and pumps, medication management, and other tailored solutions. He has practiced medicine since 1990.  He has provided chronic pain management services and has served in the Central Kentucky area since 2001

He has five board certifications and is currently certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology, American Board of Anesthesiology with Subspecialty Certification in Pain Medicine, American Board of Pain Medicine, American Academy of Pain Management, and the American Board of Addiction Medicine. Dr. Lingreen received his doctorate of medicine from the University of Kansas in Kansas City. He is an active member of the American Society of Anesthesiology, the American Society of Addiction Medicine and local state wide medical societies as well.

We are a Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure Approved Pain Management Facility. In Frankfort we are conveniently located next to the Frankfort Regional Medical Center inside of the Frankfort Medical Pavillion. For a full list of where he sees patients and performs procedures close to you see the Locations page.

“When you’re in chronic pain, even the average day to day activities can be a huge task to face. The physical, psychological and emotional impact of coping with pain can take its toll.  Dr. Richard Lingreen is dedicated to all patients and giving them a better quality of life.”.

Dr. Lingreen Treats the following conditions in patients 30 years old and above:

Abdominal pain

Shoulder Pain
Back pain
Hip pain
Chronic pain
Facial pain
Head and neck pain
Post trauma pain
Shingles pain
Spinal stenosis 

others as well

Dr. Lingreen is certified to perform the following procedures:

Epidural steroid injections
Spinal cord stimulators
Implantable infusion pump therapy
Cervical, lumbar, & thoracic epidurals
SI joint injections
Medial Branch Nerve  &  Facet Injections  
Trigger point injections
Sympathetic nerve blocks
 Hips, knees, & shoulders & other joints using ultra sound guidance

&  others procedures as well  

The MILD (minimally invasive lumbar decompression) procedure