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Dr. Bahman Omrani

Pain Management
Sherman Oaks, CA
18 years experience male

Locations

Sylvan Medical Center

Sherman Oaks, CA

Address

4312 Woodman Avenue, suite 101, Sherman Oaks, CA
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My office hours

Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Insurances accepted

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About

Bio

Dr. Bahman Omrani graduated medical school in 2004. He attended Touro University, COM and later attended the University of California Irvine where he completed his internship and residency.

Specialties
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Pain Management

Addiction Medicine

Internal Medicine

Licenses

United States: California

Languages spoken

English

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Narcosis ?: Although very rare due to its ceiling effect, Suboxone (and other opiates) dosed inappropriately or used with alcohol or other sedatives may cause res... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Some good ones: Methadone can lead to sudden cardiac death at high doses, half life is not as predictable, can have many drug-drug interactions. Suboxone is consider... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Varies : For Methadone is varies greatly and many people keep going higher and higher if they stay on maintenance. For suboxone, the average maintenance dose ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Bacterial meningitis: Meningitis can cause damage to the brain by causing an increase in intracranial pressure (compresses the brain) or by other factors. In severe cases ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Molluscum : Electrocautery, chemical application, and laser are some options besides cryotherpay (freezing) for treatment of molluscum contagiosum. Treatment ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
DVT: The list of things which can cause redness and swelling in one leg is quite long and difficult to pinpoint without further information. The most worri... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Inability to pay: Some doctors in private practice allow for a small % of pro bono work. This is rare, not because they don't want to, but because they have a duty to t... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Male hypogonadism : Loss of libido, diminished muscle tone & fatigue may be signs of male hypogonadism (low testosterone) as well as other systemic medical conditions. Ma... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Yes : Hence the name heartburn. Other things can do this too. An upper endoscopy or other imaging studies would be helpful to verify gerd.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Depends: If the osteopath is in brain surgery, unlikely to be working with an herbalist. By after surgery the doctor may go to the herbalist for aroma therapy ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
A long list: Similar to the common cold, lower back pain is one of the most common medical complaints reported by humans globally. Many things can cause lower ba... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
....: Scientific research evaluating the association between miscarriage & trauma has predominantly been conducted in trauma centers, meaning the accidents... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Most will...: The problem may be complicated by a fistula (an abnormal communication between the anal canal and perianal skin). Discussing the possibility of a fis... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Abd pain w/ exercise: Abdominal pain with exercise may be due to exercise-related transient abdominal pain (etap), gerd, intesntial ischemia, angina equivalent & others con... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Rheumatoid arthritis: Can commonly cause pain in the small joints of the hands and fingers (inflammatory arthritis; synovitis). It can also cause "hard bumps" known as rhe... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
No bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) for virus: No. Only is there is a secondary infection. Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) is an anti-biotics and works against certain bacteria. Shin... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
What kind?: Depends on the type of polyp found, their size, family history and pathology result if biopsied. If benign, flat, small, nothing. May need earlier r... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Synergistic : The combination of two different centrally acting analgesic medication is meant to have a synergistic effect in order to better control pain. Adverse... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
No : Get to know how the medication makes you feel first. Continuing to workout will do more good than any anticipated harm. In fact, a productive exercis... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
You may : Not a good idea to just stop. Seizures are the main concern, but unlikely at this dose and depends are your predisposition. For chronic users, it is... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
No need for Jack 3d: There is no formal research looking at the interaction of Suboxone (buprenorphine) to jack3d micro (aconitum carmichaeli, aconitum japonicum, asarumhe... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Get tested: Some std's have symptoms such as burning with urination, penile or vaginal discharge, skin ulceration, and even more serious ones depending on what it... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Eat healthy: Depends what condition it is being taken for. Generally, a well balanced diet and regular exercise program averts the need for all of these. Interes... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Viral syndrome : If "tummy bug" was due to a virus which sounds like it was, the same bug is causing a viral syndrome manifesting as described. Or a new bug came alon... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Vestigeal organs: Vestigial organs are parts of the body that may have had a evolutionary benefit but no longer do. The coccyx (tailbone) is another one. Some conside... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Abd pain w diarrhea : This could be due to a number of things including ibs, infectious etiology or others. If it happens only at dinner time it maybe something the dinner ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Yes : Shingles can be seen on practically any part of the body, including the arm, legs, buttocks, hips, abdomen, chest, back, face, nose, eyes.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
APS : The antibodies seen antiphospholipid syndrome are as follows: igg and igm anticardiolipin antibodies; lupus anticoagulant; igg and igm anti-ß2-glycopr... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Esophagus : Chest pain with swallowing is most commonly due to conditions involving the esophagus. See your doctor for further recommendations.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Possible: Depends on the type of cancer.
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Lft sided discomfort: Discomfort on the left side of the torso may be due to an upper urinary tract infection. It can also be due to a list which can fill up a book chapter... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Hunger pains : This is a symptoms one would want to see their doctor for sooner than later. It can be a symptoms of stomach ulcer or other conditions affecting the ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Education : Individuals who educate themselves and gain a basic understanding of weight, bmi, metabolism, nutrition, caloric needs, classes of foods, etc. Tend t... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Define serious: Once the severity of the head injury is defined, a more educated answer may be provided. The brain is very plastic and may recover to a certain extent... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Aquatic PT: Is these cases aquatic physical therapy, injury prevention education, followed by a physician and therapist assisted exercise program may be the best... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
CTS : Cts wrist brace, proper ergonomic, minimizing overuse, nsaids, pt, +/- a medial nerve injection may help. Carpal tunnel release surgery is more often ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Glucopage: The chemical name for metformin is glucopage. Its the most ubiquitous diabetic medication also used for conditions such as pcos. In africans gluphage ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
STI Treatment : Most sti's caused by bacteria can be cured with antibiotics which can take anywhere from a few days to a few weeks depending on the type. There are no... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Serotonin Syndrome: Description above may have been another condition mimicking ss. Manifestation of ss range from benign to lethal, classically associated w/ simultaneo... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Food allergy : Food allergies can commonly cause a skin rash. Many things aside from food allergy can cause "tiny reddish dots". See your doctor if the problem is n... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Unlikely : Chronic coughing from asthma may place pressure on the lumbar spine; a auto-immune link is another possibility; food allergy/intolerance msg can cause... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Keratosis pillaris : Keratosis pillaris, usually a benign and asymptomatic skin condition, commonly presents as you have pointed out, often involving the upper arms, but ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Yes : Happens every second.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Prune juice : Dietary modification, water, prune juice and otc suppository are usually effective remedies for treatment of constipation is toddlers. Persistent cons... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Anemia NOS: Anemia can be due to a long list of conditions. The fact that it is chronic and not worsening is less worrisome. Capsule endoscopy to evaluate for eva... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
"Waist pain": Causes for pain in this region are many. In a 41-year-old male, kidney stone is a consideration. Consult a doctor for an exam.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Don't do it: Taking a vitamin or supplement for the sole purpose of darkening ones skin is not advised for various reasons. Bathing in the sun with high spf suntan... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Thumb injury: A detailed history & physical exam often allows a physician to make the correct diagnosis. Repetitive activity including twisting & torquing may cause... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
Period?: Yes, a period can come even during weight lifting. So can other things. When in doubt, see your doctor for proper evaluation.
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 18 years experience
LESI : Epidural injections may be effective for treatment of certain kinds of back pain and radiculopathy (sciatica); however, they are not without risks. Co... Read More
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It is my honor and pleasure to forward a high recommendation for my colleague Dr. Omrani. I've read and enjoyed responses to patients which demonstrate a fund of knowledge that extends well beyond his...Read More
Jul 22, 2013
Dr Omrani provides balanced, wise and sound input on Healthtap. His medical expertise & his compassion really come through. He is providing an excellent service to the public on Healthtap. I strongl...Read More
Aug 14, 2013
Dr Bahman Omrani is highly knowledgeable with extensive knowledge both in pain management as well as general medicine. His answers are very thorough and clear, I would highly recommend him to my pat...Read More
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I was hoping that the IV is wat caused the decreased in RBC. Loss has somewhat stabilized at 222 but i have had loose stool/diarreah for a while now. Lactose intolerant and didnt use Lactaid for a whi...Read More
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wow thanks so much Dr. Omrani! I know I sound crazy on here so much but im just trying to learn everything I can about POTS & my issues; being 27 and a nurse I feel I have the right to understand this...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I was hoping to find some OTC remedies to help with the pain I’m having with ACTIVE shingles, since Tylenol and NSAIDs have privided little if any relief and I’m waking ...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Touro University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine, CA
Graduated 2004MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA IRVINE MED CENTER
Completed 2007

Awards

Compassionate Doctor Award
Patients Choice Award
Top Pain Management Specialist, Healthap Fall 2014

Affiliations

American College of Physicians
University of California Irvine Medical Center
Association of Voluntary Clinical Faculty, University of California Irvine Medical Center

Publications

Healthtap.com/BahmanOmrani
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