Dr. Frank King, MD

Dr. Frank King, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Frank King, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Mission Viejo, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Baja California, Mexicali, Facultad De Medicina Mexicali in 1987 and specializes in pain medicine and physical medicine & rehabilitation.

26932 Oso Pkwy Ste 275

Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Neck Muscle Strain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. King'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. King "As a Physiatrist ( physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist) with a subspecialty in pain medicine and background in orthopedic surgery, I use a holistic, whole person approach to treat the individual person not the individual sign or symptom of disease."

2  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

2  Board Certifications

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

78  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Pain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spasticity
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain


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20  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.


  • Autonomous University of Baja California / School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Universidad Autonoma De Baja California, Mexicali, Facultad De Medicina Mexicali
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Penn Presbyterian Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Abington Mem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Temple University Hospital Pm&r
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Ga. Pain Physicians/Emory PM&R
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. King has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. King's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. King to family and friends
24 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. King's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Just met Dr.King....very easy to talk with...listened and has a quirky sense of humor that made me feel relaxed. Appreciated being treated like a person, not rushed out the door or judged. Would recommend him to others living with pain. Toni
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I've been seeing Dr King for about two years as he was referred to me by my back surgeon. Having had two back operations I'm now at the point (after multiple outside opinions) where any further operations would be too risky, thus, Dr King has been my last resort and I can't thank him (and his...more
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I was very reluctant to going back to pain management. Dr. King and his PA treated me so kindly. I have spinal stenosis and a PEEK DISC spacer and Cage. Have had severe pain ever since my surgery. Tried other PMs ... only to quit .. and get much worse. Very happy with treatment now... And most...more
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Not only an excellent doctor, but an exstrodanary person..??????
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Good people that truly care about your pain, your health and your treatment. I would strongly recommend Dr. Frank, a caring physician with a great personality!
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