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Dr. James Petros

Physiatrist (Physical Medicine)

James Petros, MD, is a physical medicine and rehabilitation physician with Allied Pain Institute in Los Gatos, California. Dr. Petros has extensive skill regarding the proficient diagnosis and treatment of problems associated with the spine and the entire musculoskeletal system. He is able to provide comprehensive consultation and multi-faceted care for difficult-to-treat acute & chronic problems. In addition, Dr. Petros also sees patients at Stanford Hospital & Clinics, El Camino Hospital and Good Samaritan Hospital. He received his medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine in 2003 and completed a 7-year fellowship and residency in Internal Medicine and Physiatry with an Advanced Scholarship in Interventional Pain Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine. Dr. Petros is certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Pain Medicine. Additionally, he stays active in his field as a member of the International Spine Intervention Society.
Dr. James Petros
  • Los Gatos, CA
  • MD at Tulane University
  • Accepting new patients

Is there a medicine for chronic pain in older patients?

This kind of a case requires a thorough evaluation. Different cases require different treatment programs. For chronic pain issues, typically, multi modal/inter-disciplinary treatment READ MORE
This kind of a case requires a thorough evaluation. Different cases require different treatment programs. For chronic pain issues, typically, multi modal/inter-disciplinary treatment is most effective.