Clifford A. Bernstein, MD

Board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology, American Board of Pain Medicine and American Society of Addiction Medicine, Dr. Bernstein possesses an in-depth knowledge and thorough understanding of pain management and opiate dependence. Dr. Bernstein is nationally recognized for his pioneering work in the fields of addiction medicine and neurostimulation. Dr. Bernstein is currently involved extensively in several research projects in these areas.

He is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor of Anesthesia at the University of California, Irvine. He earned his Doctorate of Medicine from Rutgers University School of Medicine. His post doctorate training was at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia. Dr. Bernstein is a member of the International Spinal Injection Society, American Association of Interventional Pain Practitioners, and the International Association for the Study of Pain, among many other professional societies. He served on the Board of Directors at Tustin Hospital and Medical Center and is the Quality Director at Newport Coast Medical Center.

Dr. Bernstein currently operates a busy chronic pain management practice in Newport Beach, California. Dr. Bernstein stresses the judicious use of opiate medications and frequently utilizes neuromodulating devices to ease patient's pain. Dr. Bernstein is a pioneer in the fields of Anesthesia Assisted Opiate Detoxification and Spinal Cord Stimulation. He is a leading practitioner of the Waismann Method and Medical Director of Anesthesia Assisted Medical Opiate Detoxification Inc.

Clinic Information:
Coast Pain Management
450 Newport Center Drive, Suite 650
Newport Beach, CA 92660
(949) 644-5800

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