Dr. John Villanueva, MD

Dr. John Villanueva, MD

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Dr. John Villanueva, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Burbank, CA and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from University Of Mn Med Sch in 2007 and specializes in pain medicine, headache management, and more.

2121 W Magnolia Blvd Ste B

Burbank, CA 91506

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

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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Experience Check

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Dr. Villanueva's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Fibromyalgia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Villanueva treats Fibromyalgia more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Villanueva treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Villanueva treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Villanueva treats this condition more than 79% 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
Trigger Point Injection
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Villanueva performs Trigger Point Injection more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Villanueva performs this procedure more than 75% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection

Dr. Villanueva's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
Cervical Facet Joint Injection
Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pain Management
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Degenerative Disc Disease
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Injection
Epidural Steroid Injections
Facet Block
Facet Joint Injection
Facet Joint Pain
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Impar Block
Hand Conditions
Headache
Herniated Disc
Hip Pointer Injuries
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Injection
Knee Disorders
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
Lumbar Sympathetic Block
Migraine
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Neck Pain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Blocks
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Pain Management
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rhizotomy
Sacroiliac Joint Injection
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Pain
Spasticity
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
Trigger Point Injection

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Villanueva, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Burbank, CA and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from University Of Mn Med Sch in 2007 and specializes in pain medicine, headache management, and more.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Acute Pain Medicine
  • Headache Management
  • Interventional Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

  • 2012
    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2012
  • 2011
    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2011
  • 2008
    Hennepin County Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    2008
  • 2007
    University Of Mn Med Sch
    Medical School
    2007
  • Cornell University
    Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Filipino
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • English

Awards

Dr. Villanueva's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Villanueva

4.4

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Dr. Villanueva is amazing! He's so smart and so good at his job.... But also very kind and down to earth! I'm so happy he's my Doctor and you will be too!
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We just left his office. So much to say but I will summarize in one word: Amazed! My husband and I are amazed at the entire' s office professionalism. Dr Villanueva took time to listen, to examine, and to give his advise. He was not rushed, he took his time. It is so refreshing to meet a young...Read More
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I have had chronic back pain for years, and have sought various other treatments with some success: massage, acupressure, chiropractic, Pilates, exercise, and pain meds. But Dr. Villanueva spent quite awhile with me, went over my MRI results, answered my questions, explained options, and showed me...Read More
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Dr. Villanueva is everything you'd want in a doctor. He's easy to talk to, listens well, and will prescribe the treatment and tests you actually need. He really works with the patient. I found him very knowledgeable about neck and back injuries from car accidents. Dr. Villanueva also is great about...Read More
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Locations

John Villanueva MD Inc. Pain and Spine

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Anthem Blue Cross
Power Select HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
CaliforniaCare HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Pathway X Direct Access PPO
Pathway X Tiered Direct Access
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Health Net
Blue & Gold HMO
Community Care Network HMO
Covered California - Bronze PPO
Employer Group HMO
Health Net PPO
Individual and Family PPO
WholeCare Network HMO
Premera Blue Cross
Heritage Signature
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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