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Anesthesiologist (pain control), Pain Management Specialist
22 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Gregory Polston is Average. Dr. Polston has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.3
Promptness 2.3
Courteous Staff 1.0
Accurate Diagnosis 2.3
Bedside Manner 1.0
Spends Time with Me 1.0
Follows Up After Visit 1.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Gregory Polston, MD is board certified in Anesthesiology and Anesthesiology - Pain Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Back Pain
  • Cancer
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndromes
  • Neck Pain
  • Pain
  • Primary Headache Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Polston graduated from University of Wisconsin at Madison.


Dr. Polston has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • UC San Diego Health System 
  • Promise Hospital San Diego 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Gregory R Polston MD is a male Anesthesiologist, has 22 years of experience and practices in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, and Pain Medicine.
Where does Dr. Gregory R. Polston practice?
Dr. Gregory Polston has 3 office locations.
Dr. Gregory Polston practices Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, and Pain Medicine near San Diego, CA.
Additional practice locations include: La Jolla, CA.
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