Annu Navani, MD

Annu Navani, MD

Dr. Navani completed her Anesthesiology residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee and a fellowship in Pain Management from the University of California, Davis. Thereafter, she joined as a faculty at the Department of Anesthesiology at Stanford University School of Medicine. At Stanford, she served as Clinical Assistant Professor in the Division of Pain Medicine, where she provided care to acute, chronic and cancer pain patients. While at Stanford, Dr. Navani initiated and developed a Spine Care program in collaboration with the Department of Neurosurgery. This program manages spine patients in a structured medical setting with cutting-edge pharmacological and interventional technology. She is board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Management by American Board of Anesthesiology.

Dr. Navani is actively involved with several Pain and Medical societies, including the American Society of Anesthesiology, American Academy of Pain Medicine, American Pain Society, International Spine Intervention Society and International Association for the Study of Pain. She currently serves as the member of the board of directors at the California Society of Industrial Medicine and Surgery, a delegate to Califonia Medical Association EMOS and also as the member of the Editorial Board for the Journal of Cancer Pain. She is a founding member of California Consortium to Promote Stay at Work/Return to Work as well as the immediate Past President of The American Association of Physicians of Indian origin. She has authored several publications and has been an invited speaker at many regional and national Pain meetings. Dr. Navani was awarded the 2001 “Honorable Mention Award” from The New York State Society of Anesthesiologists for her work with use and development of ultrasound technology for interventional procedures. She is currently involved in monthly medical educational programs that focus on awareness of physicians, allied medical professionals and community towards common pain and health related problems.

Our mission is to deliver evidence-based cutting edge pain therapies in a professional and caring environment. We offer individualized care for our patients through a comprehensive multidisciplinary approach to relieve pain, improve function and maximize quality of life. We hope to be the answer you are looking for. We offer unparalleled service, are easily accessible, and work closely with local community health care providers.

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Medical Education & Training

Medical School: Medical College - Calcutta, India
Internship: Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, WI
Residency: Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, WI
Fellowship: University of California (Davis) - Sacramento, CA
Specialty Board Certifications: Pain Medicine, Anesthesia

Procedures and Conditions

Conditions : Low Back Pain, Sciatica, Neck and Mid Back Pain, Disc Bulge and Protrusion, Failed Back Surgery Syndrome, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, Peripheral Neuropathy, Cervical Dystonia, Myofascial Pain Syndrome, Post Herpetic Neuralgia and Shingle Pain, Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Cancer Pain, Abdominal Pain, Chest Pain, Spinal Cord Injury and Spasticity, Headaches, Sports Injuries, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Repetitive Strain Injury
Procedures: Medication Optimization
Injections and Interventions: Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injections, Cervical Epidural Steroid Injections, Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injections, Caudal Epidural Steroid Injections, Facet Joint Injections, Sacroiliac Joint Injections, Trigger Point Injections, Bursa Injections, Intrarticular Joint Injections, Piriformis Muscle Injections, Costochondral Joint Injections, Botulinum Toxin Injections, Stellate Ganglion Blocks, Lumbar Sympathetic Blocks, Ganglion Impar Blocks, Superior Hypogastric Block, Celiac plexus block, Medial Branch Blocks, Intercostal Nerve Blocks, Peripheral Nerve Blocks, Discography, Radiofrequency Neurotomy
Spinal Cord Stimulation, Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
Regenerative Injection Therapy, Prolotherapy, Platelet Rich Plasma
Acupuncture and Associated Treatments: Electroacupuncture, Cupping, Chinese Herbal Therapy, Gua Sha, Tuina & Myofascial Release, Seven Star Needle
Physical Rehabilitation (Individualized and Group)
Coping Strategies (Individualized and Group)

Accepted Insurance

Medicare and most commercial insurance

Gender

Female

Languages

English, Spanish

Annu Navani, MD

Specialties

Pain Management
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Pain Medicine
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Sub Specialty

Anesthesiology
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Annu Navani, MD

Office Locations

Comprehensive Pain Management Center
3425 S. Bascom Ave. Ste #200
Campbell, CA 95008
Phone: (408) 356-5292
Fax: (408) 356-5307
Hours: M-F 8:00 - 5:00