Medhat Mikhael, M.D.

Hoag Neurosciences Institute

  • Program Director
  • Pain Medicine Program
Phone 949-764-6066 Fax


Dr. Mikhael is board-certified in both anesthesiology and pain medicine. Dr. Mikhael received his medical degree from the University of Mansoura in Egypt after which he completed residency in emergency medicine, then went further and finished training in trauma surgery where he obtained his master degree in general and trauma surgery.

Dr. Mikhael then completed residency in anesthesiology at Harbor-ULCA Medical Center and completed fellowship training in pain medicine at UC Irvine. He then joined a private practice where he practices presently for the last 12 years.

As Program Director of the Pain Medicine Program, within Hoag Neurosciences Institute at Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian, Dr. Mikhael leads a group of physicians, mid-level practitioners and a nurse practitioner to deliver pain management services to in-patients at Hoag. Continuity of care is also available to these patients through an outpatient practice.

Dr. Mikhael has a specific int erest in complicated aspects of chronic pain including neuropathic and cancer pain and he is an active member of cancer committees at Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian, Long Beach Memorial Hospital, and Orange Coast Memorial Hospital.