About Us

allied pain officeUnder the medical directorship of Dr. Petros, Allied Pain & Spine Institute has gained a proven track record in the proficient diagnosis and tailored treatment of problems associated with the spine and the entire musculoskeletal system.

At Allied Pain & Spine Institute, we deliver the most cutting-edge and evidence-based pain solutions available today.

We provide comprehensive consultation and multi-faceted care for acute and chronic pain conditions arising from virtually any part of the human physical body.

We offer compassionate and experienced management for a wide range of injuries including spinal, orthopedic, degenerative, industrial, repetitive strain, sport, and automobile/whiplash.

We employ electromyography and nerve conduction studies (EMG/NCS), medication optimization, customized rehabilitation, spinal diagnostic and therapeutic interventional procedures, and various peripheral injections (for joint, nerve, and soft tissue) to achieve superior patient outcomes.

Emphasis is always on improving quality of life.


Dr. James Petros and his team at Allied Pain & Spine Institute provide treatment for a wide array of pain conditions. Below is a general overview of commonly treated conditions. For specific information on your individual pain case, please contact us directly at one of our Bay Area Pain Clinics.

  • Low back pain
  • Mid back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Herniated disk
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Lumbar radiculopathy (sciatica)
  • Facet syndrome
  • Sacroiliac dysfunction
  • Whiplash syndrome
  • Failed back surgery syndrome
  • TMJ syndrome
  • Diabetic neuropathy
  • Spinal cord injury and spasticity
  • Complex regional pain syndrome / RSD
  • Chronic pain syndrome
  • Shoulder/elbow/hand tendonitis
  • Hip/knee/foot pain
  • Myofascial/muscle pain
  • Cancer pain
  • Work-related injuries
  • Repetitive strain injuries
  • Sports injuries
  • Carpal/cubital/radial/tarsal tunnel syndrome
  • Peripheral nerve entrapment (neuropathy)
  • Neuropathic (nerve) pain
  • Shingles/post-herpetic neuralgia
  • Arthritis
  • Post-surgical pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headaches (including migraines)