Dr. Sanjog Pangarkar specializes in the treatment of acute and chronic pain syndromes, including: mechanical neck and low back pain, radiculopathy, complex regional pain syndrome, fibromyalgia and myofascial pain syndromes.
He completed his residency in Internal Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at Johns Hopkins Hospital and Sinai Hospital of Baltimore where he spent time working with some of the key innovators in the field of pain management. He is triple board certified in the fields of Internal Medicine, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, and the Subspecialty field of Pain Medicine. An Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at UCLA School of Medicine, Dr. Pangarkar offers presentations at affiliated teaching centers, other academic teaching programs as well as academic meetings. He also serves as the Director of the Pain Service at the West Los Angeles Veterans Hospital.
Dr. Pangarkar focuses his attention and practice on minimally invasive treatment options. He understands that pain can have an impact on every aspect of a patient’s life, and consequently provides comprehensive treatment solutions. These center on a commitment to rehabilitate the body, using goal directed therapies, modalities, medications, and injections. This philosophy has lead to an improvement in patient satisfaction as well as outcome, with a clear reduction in morbidity.