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
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Lala's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lala treats Degenerative Disc Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lala treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lala treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lala treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lala treats Herniated Disc more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lala treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Lala's conditions and procedures:

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Bone Pain
Brain Disorders
Cancer Pain
Cancer Pain Management
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Degenerative Disc Disease
Diabetic Neuropathy
Discography
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Facet Joint Injection
Facial Pain
Fibromyalgia
Fracture
Ganglion Impar Block
Headache
Heel Spur
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intradiscal Electrothermic Therapy (IDET)
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Knee Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Discography
Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
Migraine
Myelopathy
Neck Pain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Pain
Occipital Nerve Block
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Pain
Percutaneous Herniated Disc Surgery
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
Phantom Limb Pain
Pinched Nerve in Back
Plantar Fasciitis
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Radiofrequency Ablation
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Sacroiliac Joint Injection
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shingles
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Steroid Injection
Tension Headache
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Upper Back Pain
Vertebral Compression Fractures
Whiplash

About Me

Care Philosophy

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.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Lala's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lala

4.7

Based on 38 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
2.6315789473684212%
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1 Star
5.2631578947368425%
(2)

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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...Read 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...Read 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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