Dr. Alvaro Liceaga III, MD

Dr. Alvaro Liceaga III, MD

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Dr. Alvaro Liceaga III, MD is a pain medicine anesthesiology specialist in Fullerton, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1983 and specializes in pain medicine anesthesiology, pain medicine, and more.Read his story

295 Imperial Hwy

Fullerton, CA 92835

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  • Specializes in Pain Medicine Anesthesiology
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Liceaga III's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Liceaga III "Dr. Liceaga has lived and learned the art of medicine since 1983. He is experienced in what it takes to provide the patient with the best possible medical care. Dr. Liceaga graduated from the prestigious Rush Medical College in Chicago, completed a Residency in Anesthesiology, a Fellowship Pain Management and Board Certification in both Anesthesiology and Pain Management. He has very successful California practices in Los Angeles and Orange Counties, since 1987. The Regional Pain Treatment Medical Center, is a full service Interventional Pain Management Practice that includes Pain Management, Chiropractic, Physical Therapy and Acupuncture. He subsequently founded several outpatient surgical centers and is currently the founder and Medical Director of Alliance Surgery Center in Fullerton, CA."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Liceaga III "PAIN: Every year millions of people are affected by a painful condition. Unfortunately, many people have had to live with their pain and it was believed that it could never be relieved. Fortunately, there has been significant progress and advancement in the sciences of pain management and surgery. Pain Management Specialist physicians, like Dr. Liceaga, have dedicated their lives to the development and use of new treatment techniques. New pain control drugs and new techniques to interrupt the pathways of pain are now available. Through continued medical advancements patients no longer have to be told that they must live with pain. After a thorough evaluation, examination, and diagnostic endeavors, the diagnosis or possible differential diagnoses is made. A therapeutic program is started to treat it ! The pain center is certified with the assurance of the highest quality available, offering multiple services. The Regional Pain Treatment Medical Center is a full service Interventional Pain Management Practice that offers Pain Management, Chiropractic, Pain Psychology Acupuncture and Surgical Options."
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13  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology
  • Acupuncture
  • Acute Care Surgery
  • Acute Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Chiropractic
  • Chiropractic Spinal Decompression Therapy
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Massage Therapy
  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Therapy
  • Regenerative Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties**

290  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Ligament Rupture
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Arm Disorders
  • Arm Injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Arthritis-Related Enthesitis
  • Arthropathy of Spinal Facet Joint
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Impairment
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Back Sprain
  • Back Strain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Shoulder Blade
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Treatment-Related Pain
  • Car Accident Injuries
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cartilage Degeneration
  • Cartilage Tear
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Cervical Sprain
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Trauma
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Chronic Vulvar Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complex Spine Disorders
  • Compression Fracture
  • Concussion
  • Contusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Joint Disease in the Shoulder
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dislocated Joint
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Facial Pain
  • Fall
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Injury
  • Hand Ligament Rupture
  • Hand Muscle Strain
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Hand Pain
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Head Trauma
  • Headache
  • Heel Spur
  • Hernia
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Hip Dislocation
  • Hip Flexor Strain
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Hip Muscle Strain
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Socket Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intractable Pain Syndromes
  • Joint Clicking
  • Joint Disorders
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Joint Space Disease
  • Joint Stiffness
  • Joint Swelling
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Deformity
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Rupture
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Kyphosis
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Injury
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Back Muscle Strain
  • Lower Back Sprain
  • Lower Extremity Trauma
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lumbar Sprain
  • Lumbosacral Plexopathy
  • Meniscus Injuries
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Migraine
  • Muscle Contraction Headache
  • Muscle Cramp
  • Muscle Diseases
  • Muscle Pain
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Bone Trauma
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Neck Soft Tissue Trauma
  • Neck Sprain
  • Nerve Conduction Disorders
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Injury
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuritis
  • Neuropathy, Motor and Sensory
  • Occupational Injuries
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Pain Disorder
  • Pain in Extremities
  • Pain, Intractable
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Patella Tendon Tears
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Neuralgia
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Nerve Injuries
  • Physical Disability
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Pinched Nerve in Neck
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Pulled Muscles
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand and Wrist
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Ruptured Tendon
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Sensory Neuropathy With Spastic Paraplegia
  • Shingles
  • Shoulder Bursitis
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Muscle Strain
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Dislocation
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprain
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture
  • Stroke
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Thigh Injuries
  • Thigh Strain
  • Traumatic Arthropathy
  • Traumatic Hernia
  • Traumatic Injuries
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
  • Ulnar Nerve Entrapment at Wrist
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Vulvodynia
  • Weight Loss
  • Work-Related Injuries
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Injuries
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Sprain
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143  Procedures

  • Acupuncture
  • Adhesiolysis
  • Adult Scoliosis Correction
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Baclofen Pump Therapy
  • Behavior Modification
  • Bone and Joint Repair
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Botox® Injection
  • Bursa Injection
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cervical Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Decompression
  • Degenerative Disc surgery
  • Detoxification Evaluation
  • Disability Evaluation
  • Disc Arthroplasty
  • Disc Surgery
  • Discography
  • Distal Anesthesia
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Employment Physical Examination
  • Epidural Block
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Cortisone Injection
  • Epidural Endoscopy
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Facet Joint Nerve Ablation
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Herniated Disc Procedure
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Ilioinguinal and Iliohypogastric Block
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Implantable Peripheral Neurostimulator
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Injection Therapy
  • Intercostal Nerve Block
  • Interventional Catheterization
  • IV Sedation
  • IV Therapy
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Surgery
  • Joint X-Ray
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminotomy
  • Local Anesthesia
  • Low Back Procedure
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Discography
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Medical Branch Block
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Mini Knee Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Block
  • Neurological Testing
  • Neurolytic Nerve Block
  • Neurostimulation
  • Non-Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Opiate Pump Implantation
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Pain Management
  • Percutaneous Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
  • Physical Therapy
  • Piriformis Injection
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
  • Provocation Discography
  • Psychological Testing
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Radiofrequency Denervation
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Range of Motion Testing
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Injections
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Pump Implant
  • Spine Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Stem Cell Therapy
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Disc Surgery
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Facet Joint Injection
  • Thoracic Sympathectomy for Sweaty Palms
  • Transforaminal Epidural Block
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vertebroplasty
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations
  • X-Ray
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • De Paul University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Rush Presbyn/St Lukes Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Harbor UCLA Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Rush Pres-St.Lukes
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

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