Dr. Michael Sebahar, MD

Dr. Michael Sebahar, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Michael Sebahar, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Carlsbad, CA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in pain medicine.

6221 Metropolitan St Ste 201

Carlsbad, CA 92009

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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more than 95% of peers
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more than 94% of peers
very high
more than 92% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

26  Conditions Treated

6  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.


  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • In University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Vincent Hospital Hlthcare Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sebahar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sebahar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sebahar to family and friends
28 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

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Dr. Sebahar'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 (5)

Dr. Sebahar has been so patient with me (I literally ask 300 questions everytime I go in) since I first started coming to Coastal Pain. I got into a bad car accident and have been receiving injections for the pain. I don't think I'll ever be "fully healed" but I will say Dr. Sebahar has helped me...more
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I would never refer anyone here. I was treated as if I was some sort of street junkie the minute I walked in the door. Dr. Sebahar does not believe in Fibromyalgia so don't bother if you have that. If you must go here, choose a different doctor. I am a professional., who has chronic pain. I do...more
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I have been struggling with trigiminal neuralgia for six months. I have been to dentists for x rays, an oral surgeon for evaluation, an eye specialist for evaluation, a neurologist, acupuncturist, had two MRIs, CT scans, and x rays of my head and neck. The pain in the right side of my face was...more
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After the first 2-3 visits where Dr. Sebahar seemed very caring and professional, he totally changed, became all about money, performing all type of injections not sure whether they were needed or not since there was no improvement to my condition. Spent over $3,000 & still very disappointed. Now I...more
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Dr. Sebahar recently administered a PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) injection in my right knee. I chose the PRP injection over having knee surgery for a torn tendon and a meniscus tear. After the injection, I put ice on the knee for a couple of days. After one month, my knee is 95% improved. Dr....more
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