Andre Atoian, MD, D.ABA, DABAM possess a unique background in anesthesia, pain, and addiction medicine. Dr. Atoian specializes in ultrasound-guided interventional procedures, opioid-free pain management, ketamine-based therapies for mood disorders, and has created a compassionate, comprehensive anesthesia-assisted opioid detoxification and pain management program for patients suffering from complex chronic pain. Dr. Atoian also offers naltrexone implants and injections, IV vitamins, IV hydration therapies, hormone-replacement, PRP, and NAD+ treatments to support his patients on their path to wellness.
Dr. Atoian understands that depression, pain, and addiction are all different sides of the same coin, but that at the center of it all is a person, not a condition. He takes an integrative approach to whole-person care, and custom-tailors a treatment plan to ensure his patients have the long-term support they need to overcome pain, addiction, and mood disorders.
Dr. Atoian is board certified in both Anesthesiology and Addiction Medicine. He completed medical school at the Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and residency training in Anesthesiology at the Keck School of Medicine at USC. Dr. Atoian pursued additional training at USC-Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center in anesthesia-assisted opioid detoxification to better provide compassionate care for those suffering at the end of life.
Prior to his medical studies, Dr. Atoian studied neuropsychopharmacology at the prestigious College of Creative Studies at UCSB, where he received a National Science Foundation grant for his innovative research in identifying novel pain medicines and their link to depression.
With over a decade of experience and thousands of patients successfully treated, Dr. Atoian’s unique background in psychopharmacology, anesthesiology, pain, and addiction medicine gives him the skills and knowledge to safely and compassionately empower his patients take back control of their lives.
Dr. Vahe Robert Panossian, M.D., is a top-ranked orthopedist providing skilled, compassionate care for patients in Pasadena, CA. At Huntington Orthopedics, Dr. Panossian offers a full array of treatment options for adult and pediatric injuries and diseases, including treatments for ankle pain, osteoporosis, tennis elbow, shoulder dislocation, simple and complex fractures, cartilage damage and knee injuries including ACL injuries and meniscal tears. As a board-certified orthopedist, he has significant experience in state-of-the-art treatment techniques including PRP treatment and minimally-invasive arthroscopic surgery techniques for joint replacement, cartilage transplants, meniscal transplants and more. In addition, the practice offers physical therapy services to help patients heal following injuries, diseases, and surgery.
After earning his undergraduate degree at UCLA, Dr. Panossian completed his medical degree at Baylor College of Medicine and UCLA School of Medicine, followed by an internship and residency at LAC+USC Medical Center and fellowships in sports medicine and shoulder and elbow surgery at USC University Hospital. He maintains active memberships in several medical associations, including the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the Arthroscopy Association of North America, the Western Orthopedic Association and the California Orthopedic Association. Dr. Panossian is dedicated to providing patients with custom care solutions based on an in-depth analysis and understanding of their medical needs and their treatment goals.
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"Personable, knowledgable surgeon with a soft touch...Tells you how it is and gives you a realistic goal."
"...We have been in touch with him off and on since the surgery and every time he has been caring, compassionate, and encouraging."
"He has always been upfront and knowledgeable about my knee injuries, giving me the best advice as to how to treat the issues."
"It has been five months since my shoulder surgery and with Dr. Panossian's guidance and a lot of physical therapy I am back to boot camps and outdoor adventures!"
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