Dr. Raheel Bengali, MD

Dr. Raheel Bengali, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 33
Dr. Raheel Bengali, MD is a pain medicine specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med in 2010 and specializes in pain medicine, headache management, and more.Read his story

110 Stone Oak Loop Ste 103

San Antonio, TX 78258

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 98% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Bengali's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bengali "Dr. Bengali is a Harvard trained and double board certified interventional pain management specialist and anesthesiologist. Dr. Bengali was born in Miami, FL and was valedictorian of his high-school class. He has a bachelor's of science degree in biomedical engineering from the University of Miami, where he designed and created his own medical simulation software. He then graduated from the University of Miami Medical School with prestigious membership in the national medical honor society, Alpha Omega Alpha. He completed anesthesia residency at Harvard's Massachusetts General Hospital, ranked the #1 hospital in the country by US News and World Report and the #1 anesthesia program in the country. He also completed fellowship at Harvard's Brigham and Women's Hospital, considered one of the most competitive interventional pain medicine programs in the country and ranked as the #1 top pain medicine fellowship by the American Association of Pain Medicine and American Pain Society. While at Harvard, Dr. Bengali became an internationally recognized expert in anesthesiology and pain medicine, served on the Massachusetts Medical Society Ethics and Grievances Committee, published many journal articles and text books, and presented at national conferences including the American Heart Association, American Society of Anesthesiologists, and American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. He is an editor for many academic journals focusing on anesthesia and pain medicine. He was an instructor in anesthesia and pain medicine at Harvard Medical School, and he also completed healthcare courses at Harvard Business School, winning a first place award and scholarship on Value Based Healthcare Delivery. Dr. Bengali treats pain using advanced multimodal therapy for a variety of pain issues, including but not limited to: spine/back, extremity, joint, headache, botox, spinal cord and peripheral nerve stimulation, intrathecal therapies, cancer, palliative care, complex regional pain, and neuropathic pain. While at Harvard, Dr. Bengali worked with the top specialists in the world for many pain syndromes, including migraine headaches, pelvic pain, and spine pain. In his spare time, Dr. Bengali enjoys traveling, playing basketball, and spending time with his family."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bengali "Harvard trained, world class care, evidence based pain medicine, compassion and dedication to all my patients"

6  Specialties

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

2  Board Certifications

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

59  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Basilar Migraine
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Classic Migraine
  • Common Migraine
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Facioplegic Migraine
  • Familial Hemiplegic Migraine
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Headache-Free Migraine
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lumbar Sprain
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Oculomotor Migraine
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Spondylosis Cervical Without Myelopathy
  • Tension Headache
  • Thoracic Disc Disorders
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Visual Migraine


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53  Procedures

  • Botox® for Cervical Dystonia
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Botox® for Upper Limb Spasticity
  • Botox® Injection
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Cervical Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Intercostal Nerve Block
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Interventional Pain Management Injection
  • Interventional Spine Procedure
  • Joint Drainage
  • Low Back Procedure
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Lumbar Transforaminal Injection
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Block
  • Non-Surgical Pain Management
  • Pain Management
  • Pain Medication Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Radiofrequency Denervation
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spine and Back Procedures
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Facet Joint Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • University of Miami
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2009
  • Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bengali has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bengali's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bengali to family and friends
141 total reviews (49 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (141)

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Dr. Bengali'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 (49)

Dr, Bengali is an excellent and caring doctor. I first visited him at his office with terrible pains on the side on my torso, back and chest. I couldn't even describe the pain it was so bad. Dr. Bengali was so patient and listened to my long-winded complaints. However, after several epidural...more
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After a car accident Dr. Bengali completely eliminated my pain with some injections. My family and I are so thankful to him!
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Dr. Bengali is an excellent doctor who has really helped me get back to work and life. He does a great job of listening and knows a lot. Can’t thank him enough.
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Waste of time. Find someone else. I was 17 min early for my appt and there were three people ahead of me. That’s crazy. I thought it was odd that they request the copay BEFORE the appt. So I asked how long it would be until I was seen. It wasn’t until I asked that the completely useless...more
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I highly recommend you do NOT see this so called "doctor" he will take your money and wont even help you! Make you waste 2-3 hours of your day just waiting to be seen i would give zero stars if i could!
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