Kevin Barrette, MD


Dr. Kevin Barrette is a physiatrist and serves as the head of Interventional Pain Medicine at Scripps Medical Center in San Diego, CA.

Dr. Barrette advocates an integrated approach to delivering nonsurgical care for musculoskeletal issues. Specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal pain and sports injuries, he holds expertise in administering injection treatments and nerve ablations across all levels of the spine. 

Dr. Barrette is actively engaged in spinal research, contributing to ongoing projects concentrating on spinal pain originating from intervertebral discs and vertebral endplates. His focus lies in refining diagnostic protocols and injection techniques tailored to these challenging and painful conditions.

Select Professional Memberships 

  • International Pain and Spine Intervention Society (IPSIS)
  • North American Spine Society (NASS)
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R)

Board Certification

  • American Board of Pain Medicine
  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


  • MD – Boston University School of Medicine, MA
  • Internship – Internal Medicine – Kaiser Hospital, CA
  • Residency – Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation – Stanford University Hospitals & Clinics, CA
  • Fellowship – Interventional Spine and Musculoskeletal Medicine – Stanford University Hospitals & Clinics, CA

Clinic Information

Scripps Medical Center Jefferson
2205 Vista Way Ste 210
Oceanside, CA 92054

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