Dr. Vimal Lala, DO

Dr. Vimal Lala, DO

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Dr. Vimal Lala, DO is a pain medicine specialist in West Hills, CA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of New England College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2002 and specializes in pain medicine, pain medicine anesthesiology, and more.

7230 Medical Center Dr Ste 500

West Hills, CA 91307

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Lala's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lala "Dr. Lala is an interventional spine and pain medicine specialist serving patients by utilizing a multidisciplinary approach to treat pain. He received formal fellowship training at the University of California, Los Angeles, which is the premier pain medicine program in the country."

3  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

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

59  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Discography
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Intradiscal Electrothermic Therapy (IDET)
  • Lumbar Discography
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Percutaneous Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid 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.

Education

  • University Of California, Riverside
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of New England College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Pacific Hospital Of Long Beach
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of California, Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lala has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lala's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lala to family and friends
38 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (34)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Lala's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Lala has treated my degenerating and bulging discs since 2011. His expertise has helped me avoid additional back surgeries. I've referred my spouse and several other friends to him and I've been able to function pain-free for long periods of time. I don't hesitate to recommend him for his...more
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I have found Dr. Lala and his staff to be extremely caring and efficient. Dr. Lala is an outstanding doctor and has never rushed my appointments with him. He has always taken the time to patiently listen and thoroughly answers any questions that I have. I credit him with greatly improving my...more
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Dr Lala is by far the best pain management doctor I have seen. He takes his time, is NOT a drug pusher, and has a genuine concern for his patients. Awesome...just a natural good feeling with this doctor.
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