Dr. Bradley Chesler, MD

Dr. Bradley Chesler, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Bradley Chesler, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Escondido, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Univ Of Mn Med Sch in 1985 and specializes in pain medicine, physical medicine & rehabilitation pain medicine, and more.

1955 Citracado Pkwy Ste 203

Escondido, CA 92029

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Sharp Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Chesler performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chronic Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 92% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Chesler's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

70  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain


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9  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Univ Of Mn Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of California, Irvine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Chesler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chesler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chesler to family and friends
22 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Chesler's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I have been with Dr Chesler for years, I've never been better treated by the whole office.
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Doctor has a fake bed side manner and does not actually care for his patients. He states he "will not diagnose" he pretends to care but ultimately has proven to profile his patients and does not care about his patients well being over his own. He is everything you hope to not experience in a...more
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He is a very good doctor, he tells you like it is, I went into his office very full. My wife and I we had to wait a little bit but we'll well worth it. He is a very busy Doctor never stops. He helped me out like no other Doctor has done before. He's number one in my book.
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Everything was fine until a week ago, in my last appointment, we decided to reduce one of my pain meds to half of the dose I was taking, with the contingent that I could call in and make an other visit, to restore the dosage if it seemed like the lower dosage wasn't working. Well I called in last...more
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I have been seeing doctors all my life. Born with brain didorder, very qualified to rate a doctors due to experiences :) I hate going to the Doctors. But I love seeing the whole office staff. After awhile they feel like family. May sound over the top, but its true. They really ? care.
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