Meredith Barad, MD

Headache and facial pain specialist, Pain management specialist

Clinical Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine Clinical Assistant Professor, Neurology & Neurological Sciences
4.6 out of 5
127 Patient Ratings
10 Patient Comments

Pain Management Center

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-6238
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Headache and Facial Pain Clinic

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-6469
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Headache and Facial Pain Clinic at the Pain Clinic in Redwood City

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-6469
Learn More About the Clinic » Getting Here » Make An Appointment

Neurogenetic Oncology Program

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-6469
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Professional Education

Board Certification, United Council for Neurologic Subspecialites, Headache (2012)

Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (2007) CA

Medical Education: Stanford University School of Medicine (2003) CA

Internship: Santa Clara Valley Medical Center (2004) CA

Board Certification: Pain Medicine, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (2009)

Board Certification: Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (2008)

Fellowship: Stanford Hospital and Clinics - Pain Mgmt (2008) CA

Administrative Appointments

Co- Director Orofacial Pain Program, Stanford Hospital and Clinics (2014 - Present)

Patient Ratings and Comments

4.7

Friendliness

4.5

Recommended to others

4.6

Explanations

4.6

Listens

4.6

Includes you in decisions

4.7

Clear Communication

4.6

Confidence in your doctor

4.3

Wait times

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

All very good.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Can't get anyone to review medical history before appt. (Not only Stanford!) Why not? Much confusion over getting written evals. sent to me.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Dr. Barad was exceptional. No complaints about her except the accessibility to see her.

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Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Health Care patient, you may have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Is Associated With Structural Abnormalities in Pain-Related Regions of the Human Brain
Barad, M. J., Ueno, T., Younger, J., Chatterjee, N., & Mackey, S. (2014). Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Is Associated With Structural Abnormalities in Pain-Related Regions of the Human Brain. JOURNAL OF PAIN, 15(2), 197-203.

Human Response to Unintended Intrathecal Injection of Botulinum Toxin
Carroll, I., Fischbein, N., Barad, M., & Mackey, S. (2011). Human Response to Unintended Intrathecal Injection of Botulinum Toxin. PAIN MEDICINE, 12(7), 1094-1097.

Serratus muscle stimulation effectively treats notalgia paresthetica caused by long thoracic nerve dysfunction: a case series.
Wang, C. K., Gowda, A., Barad, M., Mackey, S. C., & Carroll, I. R. (2009). Serratus muscle stimulation effectively treats notalgia paresthetica caused by long thoracic nerve dysfunction: a case series. Journal of brachial plexus and peripheral nerve injury, 4, 17-?.

4.6 out of 5
127 Patient Ratings
10 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

All very good.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Can't get anyone to review medical history before appt. (Not only Stanford!) Why not? Much confusion over getting written evals. sent to me.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Jun 2014

Dr. Barad was exceptional. No complaints about her except the accessibility to see her.

SHC Patient, May 2014

VERY polite, patient and understanding.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Much of the time with Barad involved discussions of experiences with & strategies with meds. Our interactions were intense.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Was good.

SHC Patient, Feb 2014

Overall good experience.

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

Dr. Barad always makes sure that both myself & care-provider understand treatment phone & medications.

SHC Patient, Dec 2013

I was very happy about this visit - all went well.