ajay patel md



"I went into the medical profession because I hope to make a genuine difference in peoples lives. I believe in building meaningful long-term relationships with my patients and helping relieve peoples pain so they can live a more active and enjoyable life"

-ajay Patel md


About me

Dr Ajay Patel is double board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Pain Management. He completed his residency training at Stanford University and his pain management fellowship at USC Keck medical Center. 

Dr. Patel is focused on providing care for all pain related issues including neck and low back pain, peripheral neuropathy, fibromyalgia, failed back syndrome, musculoskeletal disorders, cancer related pain, herniated disks, and arthritis.  In addition to managing a variety of pain related conditions with medication, Dr Patel also implements a variety of interventional procedures including nerve blocks and spine injections, and joint injections. 

Dr Patel’s philosophy on pain management is to aid in reducing patients pain and help in improving peoples quality of life through a multidisciplinary team approach. 

Services Provided

Cervical Epidural Injections

Trigger Point Injections

Lumbar Epidural injections

Suprascapular Nerve Blocks

Lumbar Facet Joint Injections

Medial Branch Blocks

Occipital Nerve Blocks

Caudal Epidural Injections

Ganglion Impar Injections


Cervical Facet Joint Injections

Hip Joint Injections

Sacroiliac Joint injections

Lumbar Sympathetic Nerve Block

conditions treated

Back Pain

Neck Pain

Arthritis Related Pain

Joint Pain

Nerve Pain

Cancer Pain


Discogenic Pain


Limb Pain



Leg Pain

Arm Pain

Post Laminectomy Syndrome

Failed Back Syndrome

Occipital Neuralgia

Degenerative Disc Disease

Zoster Related Pain

Myofascial Pain Syndrome

Facial Pain

Patient Information

Blue Shield PPO

Blue Cross PPO

Aetna PPO

Cigna PPO



Multiple HMO insurance's


We accept a variety of insurances, including blue shield blue cross. please call our office for questions regarding insurance and benefits


Office Location

11525 Brookshire Ave,                                                   Suite 402
Downey, CA 90241    


Phone: (562) 869-3585                                                    Fax: (562) 869-3590


Office Hours:                                                          Monday-Friday: 8am-5pm
(closed for lunch 12-1pm)