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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. Mark S. Wallace
9500 Gilman Drive MC0898
La Jolla, CA 92093-0898

Melissa Medeiros
(858) 822-0776


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