Dr. James Petros, MD

Dr. James Petros, MD

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Pain Medicine  ·  
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42 y/o
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Dr. James Petros, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Los Gatos, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He specializes in pain medicine, physical medicine & rehabilitation, and more.

Allied Pain & Spine Institute

14777 Los Gatos Blvd Ste 202

Los Gatos, CA 95032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 92% of peers
Low Back Pain
high
more than 90% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Petros'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
  • Internal Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

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

27  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain

3  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.

Education

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • U C S F Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • California Pacific Medical Center - Pacific Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Stanford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Petros has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Petros' Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Petros to family and friends
23 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Petros' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I fired my previous PM Doctor. I knew right away I liked him. He went over my chart right before entering the exam room. The he did what I believe to be the hallmark of a great doctor! Rather than telling me what he was going to change or the direction he was going to taking my treatment, he...more
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Dr. Petros I feel is the only doctor out there that could help me with my condition. For years I had bounced around from one doctor or one specialists to another..finally I took the advice of a professional peer that had been extremely satisfied with Allied Pain & Spine Institute....and now I am...more
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Frustrating experience. Front office staff is unpleasant, unresponsive and Condescending and at times very rude. Mistakes are always blamed on tge patient not the staffs miscommunication and mishandling of paperwork. Dr petros is not particularly hands on at gfetting staff to coodinate tests...more
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