Dr. Beny Charchian is a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation physician (also known as a Physiatrist), with sub-specialty training in Interventional Spine and Pain Management techniques using Fluoroscopy (live X-Ray). He is part of an elite group of physicians serving the greater Los Angeles area who are double boarded and certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in both his primary specialty and the subspecialty of Pain Medicine. He specializes in non-surgical approaches to treating a wide array of spine and joint disorders, including the treatment of acute and chronic low back pain, neck pain, failed back surgery syndrome, herniated discs, degenerative disc disease, sciatica, spinal stenosis, whiplash syndrome, muscle spasms, and arthritis of the knee, hip, shoulder, and hand.
Dr. Charchian is a leading expert in the field of Regenerative Medicine including Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP), Bone Marrow Concentrate Therapy (BMC), Prolotherapy, and Neural Prolotherapy – serving as an author, researcher, lecturer, and instructor.
Following completion of a Masters Degree in Applied Physiology at the Finch University of Health Sciences and a Medical Degree at the Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science/The Chicago Medical School, Dr. Charchian returned to his alma mater to complete residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at UCLA. His academic achievement and leadership skills earned him the title of Chief Resident in his final year. He then pursued advanced training in pain management and non-surgical spine techniques including epidural injections, facet joint injections, spinal cord stimulator, and radiofrequency ablation at the prestigious ACGME-accredited UCLA PM&R Pain Medicine Fellowship.
With an established role in academic medicine and the advancement of medical care through the education of future generations, Dr. Charchian has served as a clinical instructor to medical students at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the Western University of Health Sciences and Adjunct Clinical Professor at Touro University. He has also served as a contributing author and editor for textbooks and peer-reviewed medical publications.