Dr. Sonny Rubin, MD

Dr. Sonny Rubin, MD

Interventional Pain Medicine  ·  
Dr. Sonny Rubin, MD is an interventional pain medicine specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from St. George's University School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in interventional pain medicine, pain medicine, and more.

455 Old Newport Blvd Ste 101

Newport Beach, CA 92663

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • MetLife
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Neck Pain
more than 47% of peers
more than 41% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 29% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

25  Conditions Treated

21  Procedures

  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Discography
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Pain Management
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

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.


  • University of Florida, Gainesville
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • St. George's University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Jersey Shore Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • La Co Harbor Ucla Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of S Ca/lac And Usc
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rubin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rubin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rubin to family and friends
25 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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  • 1

Dr. Rubin'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 (12)

Thank you Dr. Rubin for taking the time to listen and work with me towards relieving my symptoms without pain meds and offering your natural approach towards relieving my neck and arm pain. You are a true blessing!
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Throughout my career, I have been able to observe numerous pain management specialists administering injections, in a variety of settings. Dr. Rubin's technique and bedside manner are second to none. The results I have personally witnessed in his patients are impressive. Personally, Dr. Rubin...more
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I would like to say how professional and meticulous Dr Rubin is when it comes to the care of his patients and the procedures he performs on them. The communication and the way he listens to the questions and concerns that his patients do ask of him is outstanding. He literally tells you every...more
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I have encounter many specialties of physicians, and by far Dr. Rubin has definitely left a lasting impression. He was attentive to my needs, personable, and showed great compassion for his treatments. On the contrary, I didn’t feel like just another patient walking thru the door. His staff were...more
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I had two procedures/spine injections with Dr. Rubin of which I have been suffering from for many years up until I was referred to this wonderful man. I broke down crying because I have not lived without pain until undergoing my procedure. I cannot express enough gratitude towards Dr. Rubin for...more
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