Dr. Bilal Shanti, MD

Dr. Bilal Shanti, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
Dr. Bilal Shanti, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Phoenix, AZ. He specializes in pain medicine, interventional pain medicine, and more.Read his story

5051 E Thomas Rd

Phoenix, AZ 85018

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Top Care Areas


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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 70% of peers
Low Back Pain
more than 69% of peers
Back Pain
more than 62% of peers

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Dr. Shanti's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shanti "Aggressively trained and highly experienced to fight your pain and restore your function. Nobody should live in pain. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shanti "Allow me to fight your pain and restore your function. I believe that every modality should be tried to restore your functionality and promote your productivity at its most. I treat every patient the way I want to be treated."


  • Pain Medicine
  • Addiction Medicine Anesthesiology
  • Anesthesiology
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine (Anesthesiology)
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

Dr. Shanti does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Joint Disease in the Shoulder
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Muscle Strain
  • Hand Pain
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Pain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kidney Disease
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Occupational Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Pinched Nerve in Neck
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Muscle Strain
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tension Headache
  • Traumatic Spine Disease
  • Wrist Disorders


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  • Acupuncture
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Injection
  • Disc Injection
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Pain Management
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon and Bursa Injection
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Facet Joint Injection

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • North East Ohio Univ Coll Of Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Baylor College Of Medicine & Affiliated Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Harvard Medical School (Massachusetts General Hospital / Brigham and Women's Hospital)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Helms Medical Institute
    Other Education | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Shanti has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shanti's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shanti to family and friends
based on 58 total reviews (39 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (58)

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Dr. Shanti's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Shanti Says:

We appreciate all of the positive comments and your trust in our care. We are truly committed to restoring your functionality and fighting your pain!!

Patient Comments (39)

I completely respect Dr. Shanti and trust him. He is kind, understanding, and completely honest with you. In turn he request your honest with him. Thank you Dr Shanti for your help and oversght of my other medical issues and helpful where there might be a conflict of meds. Thank you for...more
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The fear of pain keeps unprofessional Dr's like this in business. He needs to learn to control his mouth the profanity was just way to much. I also cannot take pills and he told me he wouldn't prescribe liquid medication. I couldn't take the pills kept chocking on them and ended up going to the...more
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I would and have recommended Dr Shanti to friends and family for many years. His is one of the kindest and most professional Doctors I’ve ever used . He has treated my chronic back pain and my mothers neck pain with care. I consider Dr Shanti family.
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He had his staff procure all patients SS number. Even lie to me and say it was the law. Needless to say I did not see him with his staff holding that over my head. Only Medicare need to show this. I work in the field.
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Such a great experience I had with Dr .Shanti. I so appreciated the attention, personal connection, and genuine wellness care I received and continue to receive. If you’ve haven’t seen this doctor, you’re missing out!! He truly has changed my life and I can’t give him enough credit and thanks. I...more
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