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Doctors in Advanced Pain Management

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    There are no Doctors within 50 miles of Castro Valley, CA that specialze in Pain Medicine, Anesthesiology and Family Medicine

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31 ratings with 9 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Advanced Pain Management when asked is excellent. Advanced Pain Management has been reviewed by 31 patients. The rating is 4.1 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Advanced Pain Management as provided by patient reviews is 23 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Location

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19850 Lake Chabot Rd
Castro Valley, CA 94546

Specialties

3 specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

    Anesthesiologists are physicians who are trained to administer anesthetics, which are medicines used to block nerve sensation. Anesthesia can be either local to one specific part of a body, like a tooth, or regional to block feeling to a larger portion of the body, such as during an epidural for child birth. It can also be more general to block sensation to the entire body, resulting in unconsciousness.
    Anesthesiologists assist in surgery by determining how much anesthesia is necessary and by monitoring the patient's level of responsiveness and vital signs throughout the procedure. The anesthesia specialist will also bring the patient out of anesthesia and then continue to monitor his or her vital signs post-operation.
    Besides assisting in surgeries, anesthesiologists may also treat patients suffering from chronic pain.

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

Doctors in Advanced Pain Management

  • Dr. Evan S Collier MD

    Family Medicine

    Albany, CA

    5.0
    (2)
  • Dr. Ravi S Panjabi MD

    Pain Medicine, Anesthesiology

    Castro Valley, CA

    2.7
    (38)
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following school

  • Chicago Medical School At Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine & Science
  • Nearby Group Practices

    We don't have any physicians that practice at Advanced Pain Management. Here are some Group Practices that specialize in Pain Medicine, Anesthesiology and Family Medicine near Advanced Pain Management Castro Valley, CA.

Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

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