We found 3 interventional pain specialists who accept Anthem Blue Cross PPO near Long Beach, CA.
Dr. Rostam Khoshsar is an anesthesiologist and interventional pain specialist in Long Beach, CA and Whittier, CA. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He obtained his medical school training at Tehran University of Medical Sciences and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science. In addition to English, Dr. Khoshsar speaks Persian. He is affiliated with PIH Health.
Dr. Kais Alsharif's area of specialization is interventional pain medicine. After attending the University of Minnesota Medical School, Dr. Alsharif completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Irvine. He takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and more. In addition to English, Dr. Alsharif (or staff) speaks Spanish and Persian. Dr. Alsharif is affiliated with Long Beach Memorial Medical Center.
Dr. Philip Chiou's specialties are physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and interventional pain medicine. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Chiou is affiliated with Long Beach Memorial Medical Center. He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Health Net, as well as other insurance carriers. After attending Baylor College of Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Harvard Medical School. In addition to English, Dr. Chiou speaks Mandarin.
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- Physical therapy
- Nerve blocks
- Facet injections, which are injections of small amounts of anesthetic into the joints of the spine
- Radiofrequency denervation, or the use of radio waves to stop painful nerves from firing
- Spinal cord stimulation, or the use of electrical currents along the spine to interfere with the transmission of pain signals
- Implanted intrathecal or epidural injection drug delivery systems