Dr. Lawrence Poree, MD

Dr. Lawrence Poree, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Lawrence Poree, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Aptos, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Stanford University in 1997 and specializes in pain medicine.

8057 Valencia St Ste A

Aptos, CA 95003

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

45  Conditions Treated


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8  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.


  • Stanford University
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Stanford University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ucsf Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Poree has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Poree's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Poree to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Poree's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I thought this doctor was smart and knowledgeable about the intrathical pump. What doctor doesn't know is how to take a patient off medicine and giving meds to help you through withdrawls. I had a horrific time after medicine was removed. All he said was, "have your primary care give you some...more
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Not properly sedated during an excruciatingly painful surgery I felt every cut, tug, wire pulled, scar tissue removed and every stitch. My arms were tied down. Partially sedated there was nothing I could do. I squeezed the tables my arms were strapped to, moaned/groaned every time he yanked, poked,...more
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