Kartik Ananth MD
Kartik Ananth, MD
Stem Cell Specialist in Torrance
Pacific Stem Cell PRP‘s Kartik Ananth MD, one of only 55 physicians in the US to hold double board certification in Pain Management and Psychiatry, specializes in the advanced alternative treatment of chronic pain and other painful conditions arising from injured or aging joints, tendons, ligaments, back and neck. He founded the Pacific Pain & Wellness Group, one of the largest Pain Management group in Torrance and South Bay, in 2013 with the vision to relieve pain and improve overall quality of life of patients using advanced non-surgical Stem Cell Therapy, PRP Therapy and BMAC Therapy.
Education and Training
Dr. Ananth achieved board certifications in programs designated with the prestigious Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) designations. He completed his Pain Management fellowship from the prestigious University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesia, which provides a unique experience and sophisticated training in the evaluation and treatment of pain, and his residency training in Psychiatry from Westchester Medical Center at New York Medical College (Valhalla).
Multidisciplinary Approach to Pain Management
A very caring doctor with great bedside manner, Dr. Ananth’s multidisciplinary approach to Pain Management allows him to work with various specialists such as anesthesiologists, oncologists, psychiatrists, neurologists, orthopedic surgeons, neurosurgeons, psychiatrists, psychologists, acupuncturists, and others, in treating a wide spectrum of pain disorders. The field of Pain Management is continually advancing and Dr. Ananth remains at the forefront of new treatments, new procedures and new Pain Management techniques to help patients control and minimize their pain. Most people who suffer from chronic pain including chronic headache problems could benefit from the intervention of an experienced Pain Management specialist, such as Dr. Ananth.
Dr. Ananth is an active member of numerous prestigious medical organizations including:
- American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP)
- American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM)
- International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP)
- American Psychiatric Association (APA)
- Board Certified Psychiatry
- Board Certified Pain Management
- Member- American Society of International Pain Physicians (ASIPP)
- Member- American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM)
- Member- International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP)
- Member- American Psychiatric Association (APA)