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Greater Los Angeles-based Sports Neurologist and Pain Management Physician
Ilan J. Danan, MD
Proudly providing care to Los Angeles and Orange County

Ilan J. Danan, MD is a board-certified Neurologist with sub-specialty training and interests in Sports Neurology and Interventional Pain Medicine. He serves patients throuhgout Los Angeles as well as Orange County, with office locations in Culver City, Marina Del Rey, Pasadena, and Anaheim. He has been recognized by Los Angeles Magazine as a Top Doctor in the fields of both Neurology and Pain Medicine in 2021 and 2022 and Pasadena Magazine in 2022.

Dr. Danan is one of only a few hundred adult neurologists in the nation to carry double-board certified in both Neurology and Brain Injury Medicine. He shows a clear passion for his profession and takes pride in ensuring that his patients are cared for. As a neurologist, his practice focuses on the nervous system -- this includes the brain, spinal cord, along with the peripheral nerves. His unique sub-specialty training involves the treatment of spine and musculoskeletal pain through image guided and minimally invasive techniques. See the "Services" tab above to learn more about the procedures offered.

Outside of the office, Dr. Danan also looks to dedicate time on the sidelines, providing physician care and consultation at all levels, with a continued commitment to provide the same high-quality care to his entire patient base.

Dr. Danan's training and education has enabled him to serve as an expert medical witness. His thorough record reviews, thoughtful examinations, and detailed written reports provide attorneys with expert medical opinions, oftentimes allowing for claim settlements without the need for arbitration or a trial.

What We Treat

As a Sports Neurologist and Pain Management specialist, Dr. Danan specializes in the treatment of musculoskeletal pain as well as head injury, more specifically, concussion.

Patients come to him with conditions such as sports concussions, headaches & migraines, and varied forms of musculoskeletal pain including neck and back pain, joint and muscle pain, numbness and tingling, to name a few.


How We Treat It

Each patient's treatment plan involves the options that are most effective for their injury or condition.

The range of treatment options introduced oftentimes begins with varied forms of conservative treatments including physical therapy, chiropractic care, and/or acupuncture. Additionally, medication management and image-guided injections are also discussed as viable means of medical care.

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