Dr. James A Nassiri, MD, MA

Dr. James A Nassiri, MD, MA

Pain Medicine Specialist, Anesthesiologist

23 Years of Experience

Accepting patients


    Dr. Nassiris educational path began in his hometown at the University of Southern California, where he graduated with Honors, earning a degree in Exercise Science. From there, his journey took him to the East Coast, where he achieved a Masters Degree and Medical Doctorate from the Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Nassiri then returned to his beloved Los Angeles, expanding his medical knowledge with an internship in general surgery, with residency training in Anesthesiology, and is now double-board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Anesthesiology and the American Board of Pain Medicine. Using his extensive training, Dr. Nassiri treats both chronic pain conditions, as well as seeks to promote awareness of these extremely debilitating ailments. His primary focus is tailoring treatments to suit specific patient needs, working to improve their lives as effectively as possible. Due to his background, Dr. Nassiri is now a Senior Consultant at HealthHelp, and was recently promoted to Medical Director of the Pain and Musculoskeletal Program. Dr. Nassiri has been asked to review and provide his expert medical opinion in the legal field, working with attornies to assist with complex cases. Patients from throughout the Los Angeles area benefit from his expertise in treating arthritis, back, neck, knee, and shoulder pain, and sciatica with platelet rich plasma injections and other innovative pain management techniques. Dr. Nassiri sums up his commitment to patients thusly: "My primary focus is to listen to the patient's pain condition because healing begins with recognition."

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Pain Medicine Specialist


    Education & Training

    UCLA Medical Center (Internship)

    Harbor-UCLA Medical Center (Residency)

    Bachelors Degree - University of Southern California

    Doctorate - Boston University School of Medicine

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Anesthesiology




    Medical Procedures Performed


    Top Insurances

    • Aetna

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)

    • Bravo Health

    • Cigna

    • Medicare

    • UnitedHealthcare

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    Westside Pain Specialists

    435 N Bedford Dr

    Suite 216

    Beverly Hills, CA 90210

    (310) 273-2000

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is James Nassiri accepting new patients?

    Yes, James Nassiri is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does James Nassiri offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Nassiri's office at (310) 273-2000 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does James Nassiri offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Nassiri's office at (310) 273-2000 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does James Nassiri speak?

    James Nassiri speaks English, Farsi and Spanish.

    Which board certifications does James Nassiri have?

    James Nassiri is certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology.

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