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Dr. Amir Rafizad, MD

Pain Medicine*
3.6 (30)
Map Pin Small Irvine, CA
Accepting new patients
32 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Amir Rafizad, MD

Dr. Amir Rafizad, MD is a Pain Medicine Physician in Irvine, CA. They specialize in Pain Medicine, has 32 years of experience, and is board certified in Anesthesiology. They graduated from Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine and is affiliated with Hoag Hospital Newport Beach. Patients rated Dr. Rafizad an average 3.6 star rating.

Dr. Rafizad works at Practice in Irvine, CA with other offices in Fountain Valley, CA, Santa Ana, CA and Los Angeles, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Radiculopathy, Chronic Pain and Herniated Disc along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Cigna and Humana as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Rafizad's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Pain Care Providers Surgery Center
    113 Waterworks Way Ste 345, Irvine, CA 92618 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (949) 872-2400
  2. 2
    18035 Brookhurst St Ste 1700, Fountain Valley, CA 92708 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (949) 872-2400
  3. 3
    Beverly Orthopedic Laboratory Inc
    801 N Tustin Ave Ste 203, Santa Ana, CA 92705 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (949) 872-2400
  4. 4
    Greater Los Angeles HCS
    11301 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90073 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (310) 478-3711

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Hoag Hospital Newport Beach

Experience & Treatment Frequency


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Treatment frequency

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Chronic Pain
Herniated Disc
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Degenerative Disc Disease
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Cancer Pain
Chronic Neck Pain
Low Back Pain
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Spinal Stenosis
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Peripheral Nerve Block
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Nerve Block
Steroid Injection
Abdominal Pain
Acute Postoperative Pain
Arthropathy of Spinal Facet Joint
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Back Disorders
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Cervical Disc Degeneration
Cervical Spondylitis
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Discogenic Pain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Facet Joint Pain
Facet Syndrome
Facial Pain
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Knee Disorders
Knee Injuries
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Pain
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Upper Back Pain
Botox® Injection
Bursa Injection
Cancer Pain Management
Conscious Sedation
Epidural Steroid Injections
Facet Blocks
Facet Joint Injection
Ganglion Impar Block
Injection Therapy
Joint Injection
Low Back Procedure
Lumbar Discography
Lumbar Medial Branch Block
Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Pain Procedure
Nerve Blocks
Pain Management
Sacroiliac Joint Injection
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Stellate Ganglion Block
Sympathetic Nerve Block
Trigger Point Injection
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    About Dr. Amir Rafizad, MD

    • Pain Medicine

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    Years of Experience
    • 32 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Arabic and Persian
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    NPI Number
    • 1073559241
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    Education & Certifications

    • Ucla Medical Center
    • John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County
    Medical Education
    • Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Tehran University of Medical Sciences
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Amir Rafizad, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Rafizad is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Rafizad has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Rafizad has seen patients for Radiculopathy, Chronic Pain and Herniated Disc, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Rafizad on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    30 patients have reviewed Dr. Rafizad. The overall rating for this provider is 3.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Rafizad.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Rafizad, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Rafizad appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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