Kathleen Higgins
Licensed Professional Counselor | Human Resources Manager | Training and Development | Coach

Dr. Stieg is a caring, compassionate medical professional who listens closely to patients' concerns. He is an expert at Pain Medicine, Neurology and Addiction and understands the intricacies of co-occuring disorders, especially headaches, fibromyalgia, autoimmune disorders, and the consequent pain and suffering that accompany chronic pain. I trust Dr. Stieg with any client...more

November 10, 2012, Kathleen worked directly with Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC


Karla Holt
Behavioral Health and EAP Manager II at Anthem

Richard Stieg, M.D., possesses many skills that make him laudable. He is an excellent physician who strives to compassionately meet his patient's needs. He endeavors to keep up to date with the latest in the pain medicine and addiction fields. Richard is a warm, funny, and generous colleague with whom I enjoyed working, and he shared with me a great deal about Pain...more

November 10, 2012, Karla worked directly with Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC


Mueller Kathryn
Professor Univerity of Colorado, specializing in occupational medicine

Dr. Steig has proved an invaluable member to our Colorado evidence based guideline task force on chronic pain and complex regional pain syndrome. His expertise in addiction medicine and pain management is univerally acknowledged in our community. I would definitely recommend his services. Kathryn Mueller, MD, MPH, FACOEM

November 9, 2012, Mueller worked directly with Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC


Dennis Boyd, MPA, SPHR
Director, West Hawaii Small Business Development Center

Dr. Stieg is a highly accomplished and compassionate physician have known for years and for whom I have a great deal of admiration.

November 9, 2012, Dennis worked with Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC


Benjamin N. Gluck
Shareholder, Bird Marella

I hired Dr. Stieg as an expert witness in a very tricky lawsuit regarding medical practices. Dr. Stieg's insight was helpful, his expertise was impressive, and he was exactly what I was looking for. I'd hire him again in a heartbeat and I've recommended him to others too.

November 9, 2012, Benjamin N. was Richard L.'s client
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Dr.Edward Whitney,MD
researcher at State of Colorado

Dr. Stieg served on a multidisciplinary task force to write evidence-based recommendations for the Colorado Division of Workers' compensation medical treatment guidelines for Chronic Pain and for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. The treatment of chronic pain often entails the use of narcotics and other drugs with the potential for addiction, and their appropriate use...more

November 9, 2012, Dr.Edward worked directly with Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC

Norman Marcus, MD
Director, Norman Marcus Pain Institute, Associate Professor, NYU/Langone School of Medicine

I have known Richard for more than 30 years. Dr. Richard Stieg is a pioneer in the field of Pain Medicine. He was one of the major forces in the formation of the American Academy of Pain Medicine. He has created and directed pain centers that reflected his commitment to compassion and integrity in his roles as a neurologist, algologist and addiction medicine specialist....more

November 9, 2012, Norman worked directly with Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC


Scott Drees
Chief Executive Officer at Nuvectra

Richard is a world class physician and advocate for patients who suffer from chronic pain and addiction. In addition, Richard has keen analytical and people skills which benefits those around him every day. I was proud to serve with Richard for a decade at the Nationa Pain Foundation.

November 9, 2012, Scott worked directly with Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC

Steve Wright, MD
Consultant: Medical Pain Management / Addiction

Dr. Steig understands well the management of patients with pain, addiction - including those who have both active problems. In particular he is effective in team management of patients which is critical to pain and / or addiction recovery.

November 9, 2012, Steve worked with Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC

Lynn Webster
Vice President of Scientific Affairs at PRA Health Sciences

There is no physician with more integrity or compassion than Dr. Stieg. He always considers patient needs and concerns as his priority. In his long and illustrious career he has selflessly helped thousands of patients while advocating for them against huge oppositions as a national leader. There is no greater icon for the field of pain Medicine than Dr. Richard Stieg.





Hugh Macaulay
Owner, Occupational Medicine Consulting

I have worked with Dr. Stieg for some 20 years. Continually, he has shown the ability to analyze the complex and offer straightforward solutions. His medical abilities in pain management represent the standard for our community. Dr. Stieg has long been known and will be long remembered for his ability to compassionately and rationally care for people in pain. I heartily...moreMay 31, 2013, Hugh was with another company when working with Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC


J. David Haddox, DDS, MD
VP, Health Policy at Purdue Pharma L.P.

Richard is a dedicated, practical, compassionate pain physician.February 7, 2013, J. David was with another company when working with Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC


Kevin Pauza MD
Spine Interventionalist

I highly recommend Richard, based on his intelligence, understanding of his area of expertise, and willingness to help others. He is among the top in his field, and I recommend Richard without hesitation. 
Respectfully, 
Kevin Pauza MD 
Founding Partner, Texas Spine and Joint Hospital 
President Elect ISISJanuary 25, 2013, Kevin worked with Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC


Mark Andreatta
Retired Associate Vice President at Pinnacol Assurance

While serving as Pinnacol Assurance Medical Director Richard was an expert at forming quality relations with clients, patients, and colleagues. As a Primary care treater and IME physician he is known as honest and integrity beyond reproach.January 20, 2013, Mark was Richard L.'s client


Fran Tafuro
Pain Specialty Nurse Navigator and Medical-Legal Specialist

Richard is one of the finest diagnosticians I've ever worked with. He cares about clear diagnoses and about his patients' wellbeing. Richard stays current in the multiple areas of medicine in which he is certified, so that he has the best to offer.November 21, 2012, Fran reported to Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC

Richard L. Stieg, MD,MHS
Board Certified in Neurology,Pain Medicine and Addiction Medicine

John Sebby
World-Changer and Director of Development at The Salvation Army

Richard Stieg is among the most dedicated and exceptional physicians I've ever had the privilege of knowing. His expertise in the field of pain diagnosis and management is complemented by his wonderful caring way with patients. An excellent physician, his commitment to ethics is unwavering. Richard is committed to helping patients and their families solve complex medical...moreNovember 20, 2012, John worked directly with Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC

Justine Uselding
Licensed Clinical Psychologist at A Wiser Mind

Dr. Steig is simply the most experienced, knowledgeable and skilled neurologist with whom I've ever had the pleasure of working. While at Centennial Rehab I relied on his always-astute perspective when dealing with complex patients presenting with a variety of non-physiological findings. I found him to be a very compassionate provider who consistently and thoroughly took...moreNovember 14, 2012, Justine worked directly with Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC


Penney Cowan
Executive Director at American Chronic Pain Assocation

Richard L. Stieg has been working to improve pain care for many years. He has never lost sight of improving function so that a person with pain can live more fully in spite of their pain. He has touched many lives in a positive way.November 13, 2012, Penney was with another company when working with Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC
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Frederic Stieg
physician at Self - Employed Artist

While he is my own brother, I have also been a professional colleague of Dr. Richard Stieg for decades. He has been my supervisor in Pain Medicine at the former Boulder Pain Control Center, and a mentor to me as well. We have also shared many years working together in professional Pain Medicine organizations such as the American Academy of Pain Medicine and the National...moreNovember 12, 2012, Frederic reported to Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC


Cully Culbreth
Professional Services Executive

Dr. Richard Steig and I served on the Board of Directors at the National Pain Foundation for several years. Richard was always a vital, highly involved member of the Board who regularly provided significant contributions to the mission of the National Pain Foundation.November 11, 2012, Cully worked directly with Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC


Marsha Stanton
Executive Director, Medical Affairs, Program Development/Education at Pernix Therapeutics

I have had the distinct pleasure of working with Richard in a number of positions over the past several years. I have found him to be thoughtful and insightful as well as a very strategic thinker. He has had a profound effect on the community of pain management professionals through his commitment to excellence in this area. Richard is well respected in his clinical...moreNovember 11, 2012, Marsha was with another company when working with Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC


Steven Feinberg
Steven D. Feinberg, M.D.

Dr. Richard Stieg is not only a seasoned pain practitioner but a leader in the pain field. I have known him personally and professionally for many years and can recommend him without reservation. 


Jim Benoist MD
Physician at Denver Pain Management

I have managed patients in collaboration with Dr. Stieg and can endorse his personal and professional skills in patient care as a physician.November 10, 2012, Jim worked with Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC


Sridhar Vasudevan, M.D.
Medical Director, Center for Pain Rehabilitation at Community Memorial hospital of Menomonee Falls

Richard Stieg, M.D. is a competent, conscientious and caring physician, Although a neurologist by taining and certification, he is an excelllent Pain Clinician, recognizing the complex nature os patients with pain and the need for a multidisciplinary approach to treat these individuals. He is a known leader in the field of Pain Medicine.November 10, 2012, Sridhar worked directly with Richard L. at Richard L. Stieg, MD, PLLC
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Guy Corriero
Artist at Guy Corriero Studios

I have known Dr. Stieg since our graduation from C.W. Post College and have recommended him to friends as well as members of my family. His response was immediate, personable with very satisfactory results. I recommend him highly. As far as integrity is concerned he has always been value oriented in both his profession as well as in friendship.