John R Gurskis, MD

John R Gurskis, MD
Pain Management 2865 Altlantic Avenue 226 Long Beach, CA 90806

John R Gurskis, MD

specializes on Anesthesiology and Pain Management of the following conditions but are not limited to:
-Migraine/Cluster/Tension Headaches
-Temporomandibular Joint Disorder
-Trigeminal Neuralgia
-Facial Pain
-Neck Pain
-Cervical Facet Arthropathy
-Cervical Myofascitis
-Cervical Spinal Stenosis
-Degenerative Disc Disease
-Cervical Disc Herniation
-Cervical Radiculopathy
-Cervical Post Laminectomy
-Shoulder Pain/ Sprain
-Adhesive Capsulitis
-Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
-Radicular Syndrome
-Elbow Pain
-Lateral Epicondylitis
-Phantom Limb Pain
-Neuropathy of Upper Limb or Lower Limb
-Thoracic: Spinal Stenosis, Back Pain, Disc Degeneration, Post Laminectomy
-Lumbargo Facet
-Lumbar: Spinal Stenosis, Back Pain, Disc Degeneration, Post Laminectomy, Disc Herniation, Radiculopathy
-Collapsed Vertebrae
-Sacroiliac Pain
-Pyriformis Syndrome
-Failed Back Syndrome: Cervical/Thoracic/Lumbar
-Spinal cord Injury
-Abdominal Pain
-Chronic Pancreatitis
-Crohn's Disease
-Interstital Cystitis
-Diabetic Neuropathy
-Myofascial pain
-Post herpetic Neuralgia
-Paralysis- Spastic
-Synovium Tendon Bursa
-Rectal Pain
-Intercostal Neuritis
-Drug Abuse
-CANCER: Colorectal/Pancreatic/Breast/Colon/Prostate/Lung/Etc.
Years In Practice 37
Primary Specialty


Gender Male
Education University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine
Training -Rush- Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago- Internship in Surgery
-University of California, Davis- Residency in Anesthesiology
-University of California, Los Angeles- Fellowship in Pain Management

-University of Southern California- Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering
-Loyola University, Los Angeles- Bachelor of Science in Biology
-California State University, Northridge
Affiliations -Long Beach Memorial Medical Center
-Miller Children's Hospital, Long Beach
-Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center, Fountain Valley
-Kindred Hospital, Westminster
Certification Board Certified
(ABMS-ABA) 1994- Present ---Pain Management
(ABMS-ABA) 1988- Present ---Anesthesiology
Payment Options CASH/ CHECK
Services all of the following but not limited to:
-----Lumbar/Caudal Steroid
-----Spinal Narcotic Injection
-----Epidural Blood Patch
-----Lumbar Facet Radiofrequency Thermocoagulation(Single/Additional)
-----Intercostal Radiofrequency Thermocoagulation
-----Epidural Lumbar Caudal
-----Epidural Cervical/ Thoracic
-----Other Peripheral Nerves
-----Lumbar Facet (Single/Additional)
-----Cervical Facet
-----Sacroiliac joint
-----Hip Joint Injection
-----Injection Joint Bursa
-----Trigger Point injection
-----Piriformis injection
-----Stellate Ganglion
-----Celiac Plexus
-----Bier Block
-----Occipital Nerve Block
-----Sciatic Nerve Block
-----Paravertebral nerve block (Cervical/Thoracic, Lumbar/Sacral)
-----Intercostal (Single/Multiple)
-----Spinal Cord Stimulator -Trial/Implant/Electrode Revise or Remove/ Battery Revise or Remove/Reprogram
-----Morphine Trial
-----Morphine Pump Implant/Removal/Refill/Reprogram
-----Dupen Catheter Implant
-----Intrathecal Catheter Implant
-----Discogram Cervical/Thoracic/Lumbar
-----IV infusion
-----Application of Trancutaneous Nerve Stimulator
Additional Services Pain management
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