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Pain Anesthesia Faculty

Our team of pain specialists at the UC San Diego Center for Pain Medicine is fellowship trained and board certified in pain medicine by the American Board of Anesthesiology. Many of the faculty, are also diplomats of other certifying bodies such as the American Board of Pain Medicine, American Board of Medical Acupuncture, American Board of Interventional Pain Practice, the World Institute of Pain, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, American Board of Emergency Medicine, United Council of Neurologic Subspecialties, and more.

Division Chief

Dr. Tim Furnish
9300 Medical Center Drive MC 7651
La Jolla, CA 92037

Nicole D’Angelo


Name Title Email
Ahadian, Farshad M. Clinical Professor
Beal, Benjamin Associate Clinical Professor
Bruno, Kelly HS Clinical Instructor
Castellanos, Joel Associate Clinical Professor
Chen, Jeffrey L. Associate Clinical Professor
Deshpande, Kaivalya HS Clinical Professor
Furnish, Timothy Clinical Professor
Lerman, Imanuel Clinical Professor
Leung, Albert Y. Clinical Professor
Oswald, Jessica HS Clinical Instructor
Polston, Gregory Clinical Professor
Phillips, Coti HS Clinical Professor
Reddy, Rajiv Associate Clinical Instructor
Schuster, Nathaniel Associate Clinical Professor
Vaninetti, Michael Assistant Clinical Professor
Wallace, Mark S. Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology