Dr. Derek Kwan, MD

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Dr. Kwan

Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center

4647 Zion Ave San Diego, CA 92120

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Dr. Derek Kwan, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in San Diego, CA. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kwan to book an appointment.

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Care Philosophy

Health care leader whose mission is to keep you healthy. Under-one-roof convenience, 24-hour advice nurse, and online access to manage your health - anytime.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

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Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Derek Kwan, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Kwan frequently treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement), Low Back Pain, and Osteoarthritis of Spine. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Kwan treats.

Where is Dr. Derek Kwan, MD's office located?

Dr. Kwan's office is located at 4647 Zion Ave, San Diego, CA 92120. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kwan's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kwan treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 52% of his peers

Dr. Kwan treats this condition more than 52% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
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Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kwan treats Low Back Pain more than 24% of his peers

Dr. Kwan treats this condition more than 24% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Spine
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kwan treats Osteoarthritis of Spine more than 19% of his peers

Dr. Kwan treats this condition more than 19% of his peers

Dr. Kwan's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Steroid Injection

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(800) 290-5000

Dr. Kwan accepts the following insurance:

Kaiser Permanente

Locations

Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center

Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center4647 Zion Ave San Diego, CA 92120
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Compare with other Pain Medicine Specialists

Compare Dr. Kwan with our nearby Pain Medicine Specialists at Palomar Health.

Make an appointment at Palomar Health today at (442) 274-0585.

These providers are on the medical staff of Palomar Health.