Lynchburg Physicians

Joyce L. Huerta, MD

Special Procedures

  • EMG/Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Facet Injection
  • Medial Branch Block
  • Radiofrequency Ablation/Rhizotomy/Neurotomy
  • Sacrococcygeal Injection
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injection

Board Certified

  • Board Certified.  Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, July 2004.  American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
  • Board Certified. Subspecialty of Pain Medicine, September 2004.  American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
  • Board Certified.  Electrodiagnostic Medicine, April 2005.  American Board of Neuromuscular &Electrodiagnostic Medicine.

Education and Training

  • Undergraduate Education: University of Southern Colorado, B.S. Summa cum laud 1995
  • Medical Degree: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine 1999


  • Exempla Saint Joseph Hospital, General Surgery June 1999-June 2000


  • University of Michigan, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency July 2000-June 2003 Chief resident July 2002-June 2003


  • University of Michigan, Pain Management Fellowship July 2003-July 2004

Professional Organizations

  • Lynchburg Academy of Medicine
  • American Medical Association
  • International Spinal Injection Society
  • American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • American Association of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians

Hospital Affiliations

  • Surgery Center of Lynchburg


  • Professionally:  Our Health Best Bedside Manner for PM&R in Central Virginia 2008, 2009 and 2015.  
  • ABPM&R Part II (Oral) Board examiner, May 2010.