Luga Podesta, MD Pain Management

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Pain Management Los Angeles, CA

About Dr. Luga Podesta MD

Dr. Luga Podesta, MD is a doctor primarily located in Los Angeles, CA, with other offices in Naples, FL and Ventura, CA. They have 36 years of experience. Their specialties include Pain Management, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Sports Medicine.

Specialties

Dr. Luga Podesta has the following 3 SPECIALTIES

Sports Medicine
A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.
Pain Management
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Awards

1 Award

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors (1)

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Luga Podesta has the following 4 expertise

  • Spinal Injections
  • Sports Medicine
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Dupuytren's Contracture

Education

36 Years Experience

Education
Brookdale University Hospital And Medical Center

Residency

Education
Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara

Graduated in 1984

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