Bahman Shamloo, MD

Attending Physician

Bahman Shamloo, MD is an attending physician at the Samuel Oschin Cancer Center and the Pain Center at Cedars Sinai.  He is board certified in anesthesiology.

At the Pain Center, Dr. Shamloo evaluates and treats patients with the variety of chronic pain and musculoskeletal conditions. At the Cancer Center, he sees and evaluates patients with cancer-related and refractory pain disorders and treats them with minimally invasive approaches whenever possible.

Dr. Shamloo’s primary clinical interests include Interventional cancer pain management, neuromodulation (implantation of nerve/spinal cord stimulators) and ultrasound-guided procedures for acute or chronic pain management.

His research is focused on opioid potential and side effects and the potential of stem cells for chronic pain relief.  He has been published in many peer-reviewed journals, including the American Journal of Critical Care, Otology and Neurotology and Laryngoscope.

Dr. Shamloo previously served as assistant professor of anesthesiology at University of Southern California.  He is a member of several professional societies including the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, the International Spine Intervention Society, the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, the American Pain Society, American Board of Anesthesiology and the California Society of Anesthesiologists.

Dr. Shamloo earned his medical degree from Tehran Azad Medical University in Iran. He completed his internship in internal medicine, his anesthesia residency at Cedars Sinai and his pain fellowships at University of Washington and Cedars Sinai.

Dr. Shamloo is proficient in Farsi.