Stephen H. Barkow, MD, DABPM
, is dual Board Certified in Pain Management
and Board Certified in both Anesthesiology and Emergency Medicine
. He is the Medical Director of Orange County Pain Management and a practicing physician for over 20 years.
Dr. Barkow completed his internship in Internal Medicine as well as an Emergency Medicine Residency at Harbor/UCLA Medical Center. He then completed his Anesthesiology Residency at UCLA Westwood in Los Angeles. His interest in Interventional Pain Management led him to complete a Pain Management Medicine Fellowship at the University of California, Irvine Medical Center.
Dr. Barkow is currently a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of California, Irvine. He is also an Advanced Instructor for the International Spine Intervention Society. Dr. Barkow received the "Physician of Excellence" award in 2009, 2014, and 2015 from the Orange County Medical Association.
frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="1">Video Interview with Stephen Barkow - What is Pain?
- Dr. Barkow provides expert witness services to attorneys representing both Plaintiff and Defendant. His services include Independent Medical Examinations, medical record review, written reports, depositions, and court testimony when necessary.
Areas of Expertise
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- Interventional Pain Procedures
- Chronic Pain
- Medication Management
- Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
- Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (CRPS/RSD)
- Spine Pain
- Neck and Back Injuries
- Joint Injuries
- Nerve Injuries
- Soft Tissue Injuries
- Causation of Injuries
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