Dr. Staggs

Donald Staggs, MD

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Interventional Pain Management Specialist

Areas of expertise – physical medicine and rehabilitation; interventional spinal procedures and therapies, such as joint injections, epidural steroid injections, facet joint injections, spinal cord stimulation; treatment of low back pain, neck pain, disc herniation, spinal stenosis

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  • Undergraduate: Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, 2008
  • Medical School: Wright State University College of Medicine, 2012
  • Internship: Wright State University Department of Surgery, 2013
  • Residency: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Emory University, 2016


    American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


  • Mayfield Brain & Spine, Cincinnati: Interventional Pain Management Specialist, 2024-present
  • Mercy Fairfield Hospital: Chief of Medicine, 2020-present
  • Mercy Fairfield Hospital: Medical Director, Acute Rehabilitation Unit, 2016-present
  • Stephen D. Heis, MD & Associates: Partner, 2016-2024

Hospital affiliations* and procedure locations

The Jewish Hospital, Mercy Fairfield Hospital, Mayfield Spine Surgery Center

*Mayfield is affiliated with most major hospitals in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky

Professional memberships

  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Ohio State Medical Society
  • Spine Intervention Society
  • Academy of Medicine of Cincinnati