Dr. Kamyar Assil, MD

Dr. Kamyar Assil, MD

Pain MedicineMaleAge 59

Pain Medicine

Dr. Kamyar Assil, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Thousand Oaks, CA. He is affiliated with Los Robles Regional Medical Center. His office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Office Hours

137 E Thousand Oaks Blvd Thousand Oaks, CA 91360

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8 am
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5 pm

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8 am
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5 pm

Wed

8 am
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5 pm

Thu

8 am
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5 pm

Fri

8 am
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5 pm

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closed
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Locations

Ventura Orthopedics Medical Group

Ventura Orthopedics - Thousand Oaks137 E Thousand Oaks Blvd Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Highly Recommended Hospital Patients recommend this hospital to family and friends. See hospitals

Dr. Assil's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Assil

4.5

Based on 74 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Caring doc
Dr Assil is a caring and compassionate doc. He takes time to understand my issues and fully explains recommend procedures.
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SAA – Mar 29, 2022
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Dr. Assil is kind, patient & caring. He answers all of our questions regarding managing back pain. We highly recommend him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jan 19, 2022
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Professional, prompt service and modern facilities. Appreciate the dialogue and well-explained treatment options.
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ESJ – Dec 07, 2021
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Professional and friendly atmopsphere all around. Doctor gives detailed explanations.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Nov 17, 2021
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Very professional and friendly staff.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Rick F. – Sep 25, 2021
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Dr Assil has maintained personal contact and concern over several years.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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Sep 05, 2021
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The doctor was kind and gave me a lot of information regarding my condition. He felt he could help me and I believe He will.
What went well
  • Staff friendliness
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Randi Gorbis – Apr 24, 2021
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I saw him for a C2-C3 facet join issue. He takes great care in explaining what the problem is and how he'd treat it. I'd definitely recommend him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Monica – Mar 09, 2021
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He found the problem , fixed the problem, no more problem. He let me know every step he was taking and why he was taking them . Thanx doc, I am ready to rock and roll!!!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Paul B – Jan 29, 2021
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I have been served by Dr. Assil for several years and, frankly, wouldn’t recommend anyone BUT him!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
2 people found this helpful
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Teri Reisser – Jan 23, 2021
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Dr. Assil is great ! I got treated for spinal stenosis and cortisone shots . Pain has been relieved . He explained the treatment very well
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Sheela prabhakar – Dec 12, 2020
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Dr. Assil has been helping me manage & decrease chronic pain. He is extremely knowledgeable and performs procedures that decrease my pain so that I have a better quality of life. He is always caring and is authentic in how he communicates. I have recommended Dr. Assil to many friends who have pain issues.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
1 person found this helpful
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Pam – Aug 28, 2020
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I had a great visit with DrAssil, like him very much.
What went well
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
2 people found this helpful
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Sparky – Jul 11, 2020
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He was very personable abundantly the back office staff very friendly. Wait to get an appointment was too long and time in the waiting room was longer than I felt it should have been.
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Apr 22, 2020
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I have a very old neck injury combined with a long career in law enforcement. Dr. Assil took time to examine and connect symptoms in my arm to my neck and created a path to health I have looked for for years. Great office staff and prompt, caring assistants make it the whole package.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
3 people found this helpful
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Carter Sue – Jan 29, 2020
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I have extreme lower back/buttock pain and to make matters worse I recently fell. So I drove from LA to visit Assil at Los Robles and I presented spine mri,ct, and x-rays from 7-8 months back. The facility said they could take x-rays there on spot as well. I requested to get x-rays taken because I am covered for this but most importantly so I could compare with previous images to see if there was any damages from when I fell. Common sense, right? Assil said this would not be necessary and within a few minutes he diagnosed me with sciatica. He seemed busy and eager to see his next appointments and the whole process was rushed. His cure was to get a steroid injection at a different location a month later, which is a long wait when you're in pain. I was given a script for pain pills for a month. I went to a different doctor and presented new imaging that Assil refused to give. It turns out I had a fractured tailbone. Although the staff was friendly I did not feel the same from him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
4 people found this helpful
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Former Patient – Jan 23, 2020
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I was in soooo much pain from my sciatica. Dr Assil recommended an epidural. I can’t tell you how awesome I feel after the procedure! My only regret is that I didn't do this sooner! Yes sometimes you might wait a while before the doctor comes into the room, but it is definitely worth the wait.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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Glenda in Simi Valley, CA – Oct 20, 2019
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Very happy with my treatment great place I would recommend
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Gregg h – Oct 17, 2019
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First of all, Dr. Assil is the greatest. During my initial visit, he listened so attentively (something not readily found these days). He explained everything to me. His staff took all my time and lifestyle restraints into consideration and arranged the procedure that he recommended. I have tremendous respect and faith in his work. In addition, his office staff and the nursing staff at the Saxon Surgery Center are great at their jobs, made me feel very comfortable, and couldn't have been more helpful.
What went well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Katherine Yarborough – Aug 14, 2019
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Ever since I’ve been going to Dr.Assil for my migraine headaches I’ve found that my headaches aren’t as bad as before , before going to him no other Dr’s (neurologist) had found a solution or a answer to why my headache were so bad I came to dr Assil and as soon as I started getting my treatments through my nose I found that my headaches where not frequent like the past couple of years now there lightly coming and going and I’m at ease with this treatment I’m comfortable and aren’t in pain as much I highly recommend it to people who have severe migraine headaches he is so gentle and patient with you and your decisions.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Maricela Sanchez in Simi Valley , CA – Jun 14, 2019
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Assil's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Assil treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Assil treats this condition more than 100% 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
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Assil treats Low Back Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Assil treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Assil treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Assil treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Assil's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

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(805) 475-7312

Dr. Assil accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
Select PPO (Select Network)-CA PPO
Select-CA PPO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
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CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

About Me

Care Philosophy

Kam Assil, MD focuses on targeting the source of pain and works closely with other medical specialists and physical therapy to treat everything from severe...Read more

Biography

Kam Assil, MD is an expert in pain management and has been a practicing physician for more than two decades. His interest in pain management developed...Read more

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Education

St Luke's - Roosevelt Hospital Center | University Hospital - SUNY Health
Fellowship Hospital
University of Colorado Health and Sciences Center
Residency Hospital
Los Angeles County - University of California Medical Center
Internship Hospital
University of Southern California - Keck School of Medicine
Medical School
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Languages

  • English
  • Arabic

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Kamyar Assil, MD?

Call (805) 475-7312 to make an appointment as a new patient. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. Kamyar Assil, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Assil has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Kamyar Assil, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Kamyar Assil, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Assil's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Kamyar Assil, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Kamyar Assil, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Assil frequently treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement), Low Back Pain, and Intervertebral Disc Disease. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Assil treats.

Where is Dr. Kamyar Assil, MD's office located?

Dr. Assil's office is located at 137 E Thousand Oaks Blvd, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Kamyar Assil, MD speak?

Dr. Assil speaks Arabic and English. View profile to see all.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Assil is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Los Robles Regional Medical Center

Thousand Oaks, CA

75% Patients that would definitely recommend, 5% higher than the national average

12 Awards Received