Treating patients in Santa Barbara and Satellite Locations. 

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Pacific Pain Physicians

Interventional Pain Management Specialists located in Santa Barbara, CA & San Luis Obispo, CA

Pacific Pain Physicians in Santa Barbara, California, is the greater-tri-county’s leader in pain management care. Medical Director R. Michael Hullander, MD, co-founded Pacific Pain Physicians with a simple three-point mission: pinpoint the source of a patient’s pain using advanced diagnostic tests; use innovative, cutting-edge treatments to ease or eliminate pain; and teach patients skills to help them better cope with their pain.

The caring, compassionate medical team and bilingual support staff believe that by remaining steadfast to this mission, they not only can help their patients get their lives back by restoring function, but also provide something that their patients probably haven’t experienced in a very a long time: renewed hope.

The medical staff help patients who suffer from a variety of painful conditions, including migraines, whiplash injuries, back and neck pain, sciatica, occipital neuralgia, diabetic neuropathy, reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome (RSD), facet arthropathy, spine pain, spinal stenosis, joint pain, and cancer pain. The highly trained physicians use a diverse range of treatments to relieve pain so that patients can get back to living full, productive lives. Innovative treatments and procedures include kyphoplasty, ketamine infusion, radiofrequency ablation, platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections, occipital nerve blocks, spinal cord stimulator implants, and stem cell treatments.

If you suffer from pain, call Pacific Pain Physicians in Santa Barbara, California, today and take back your life. Schedule your consultation by calling the office or booking online today.

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Pacific Pain Physicians

Pacific Pain Physicians in Santa Barbara, California, is the greater-tri-county’s leader in pain management care. Medical Director R. Michael Hullander, MD, co-founded Pacific Pain Physicians with a simple three-point mission: pinpoint the source of a patient’s pain using advanced diagnostic tests; use innovative, cutting-edge treatments to ease or eliminate pain; and teach patients skills to help them better cope with their pain.

The caring, compassionate medical team and bilingual support staff believe that by remaining steadfast to this mission, they not only can help their patients get their lives back by restoring function, but also provide something that their patients probably haven’t experienced in a very a long time: renewed hope.

The medical staff help patients who suffer from a variety of painful conditions, including migraines, whiplash injuries, back and neck pain, sciatica, occipital neuralgia, diabetic neuropathy, reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome (RSD), facet arthropathy, spine pain, spinal stenosis, joint pain, and cancer pain. The highly trained physicians use a diverse range of treatments to relieve pain so that patients can get back to living full, productive lives. Innovative treatments and procedures include kyphoplasty, ketamine infusion, radiofrequency ablation, platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections, occipital nerve blocks, spinal cord stimulator implants, and stem cell treatments.

If you suffer from pain, call Pacific Pain Physicians in Santa Barbara, California, today and take back your life. Schedule your consultation by calling the office or booking online today.


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WELCOME TO PACIFIC PAIN PHYSICIANS

It is the mission of Pacific Pain Physicians to be the leading provider of effective, high quality and compassionate pain medicine in the greater Tri-County area. With this goal in mind, we devote ourselves to the following:


– Determining the cause of your pain with advanced diagnostic tests.

– Utilizing innovative state-of-the-art medical and interventional pain treatments to ease or eliminate your pain.

– Educating you with skills that make coping with your pain more manageable and allowing you to regain control of your life.


We believe that by aligning our practice to this mission our patients will find success restoring function and renewing hope.


 

Here at Pacific Pain Physicians, our providers do spinal PRP and stem cell injections.

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Words from our patients

  • Google

    "I was sent here for severe sciatica due to a disc herniation. I received 2 epidurals about 2 weeks apart which almost completely eliminated my pain."

    Pat S.
  • Google

    "This group of providers are the best out there! I was referred to them for an epidural for my back and was given an injection. The physicians were very knowledgeable."

    Erika P.
  • Google

    "I started seeing them for severe back/neck pain after a motor vehicle accident. I have had a couple of epidural injections and they have helped tremendously."

    Christine D.
  • Google

    "My husband has suffered for years with back pain. They worked with him to find the most relief. We are happy with the treatment and would recommend this clinic."

    Debra T.
  • Yelp

    "I suffered from chronic pain due to injuries. I've started the rounds with injections and epidurals. For the first time in 10 years my back is almost pain free."

    Rona C.
  • facebook

    "I've had several injections through the years. Joint injections into the knee, trigger point injections...these are just a few treatments that are successful."

    Becky O.
  • Google

    "Pacific Pain Physicians gave me shots for my arthritic neck telling me what to expect and what they told me was right on. The second shot they gave has freed up my neck"

    Don T.
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