Dr. Michael Shabtai, MD

Dr. Michael Shabtai, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Shabtai, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Northridge, CA. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

17075 Devonshire St Ste 107

Northridge, CA 91325

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Elbow Bursitis
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more than 76% of peers
Migraine
normal
more than 72% of peers
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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more than 59% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Impairment
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Back Sprain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Classic Migraine
  • Cluster Headache
  • Common Migraine
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Diseases Affecting Musculoskeletal System
  • Degenerative Joint Disease in the Shoulder
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Genetic Predisposition to Migraine With or Without Aura
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Migraine
  • Mild Headache
  • Myofascial Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain
  • Neuritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Recurrent Headache
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Severe Headache
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tension Headache

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Procedures

  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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

  • SUNY At Stony Brook
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • St. George's University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • St. Barnabas Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Kingsbrook Jewish Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shabtai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Persian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shabtai's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shabtai to family and friends
3.7
based on 12 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Shabtai's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Shabtai accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
    Choice POS
    Choice PPO
    Golden Choice PPO
    Managed Choice PPO
    Open Choice PPO
    Traditional Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Care Security PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Preferred PPO
    Blue Traditional PPO
    Community Blue PPO
    Federal Employee Program
    Prudent Buyer PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Choice Fund PPO
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna Network
    Cigna PPO
    Commercial PPO
    Open Access
    Open Access Plus PPO
    Select Network PPO
  • Health Net
    Advantage Platinum PPO
    Health Net PPO
  • Health Net of California
    Large Group PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Choice PPO
    Freedom PPO
    Humana PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Basic PPO
    Choice Plus POS
    Choice Plus PPO
    Golden Rule PPO
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    PacifiCare California
    PacifiCare California PPO
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare PPO
  • WellPoint

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