Michael Leong

Pain specialist, Anesthesiologist

Assistant Professor of Anesthesia at the Stanford University Medical Center
4.4 out of 5
161 Patient Ratings
8 Patient Comments

Pain Management Center

  • 450 Broadway Street
  • Redwood City, CA 94063
  • Phone: 650-723-6238
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Cancer Center

  • 875 Blake Wilbur Drive
  • Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-498-6000
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Anesthesia Preoperative Evaluation Clinic

  • 300 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford, CA 94305
  • Phone: 650-723-6412
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Professional Education

Internship: George Washington University (1994) DC

Board Certification: Pain Medicine, American Board of Anesthesiology (2000)

Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine (1998) CA

Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine (1997) CA

Residency: UC Davis Medical Center (1994) CA

Medical Education: Georgetown University Hospital (1993) DC

Board Certification: Anesthesia, American Board of Anesthesiology (1999)

Administrative Appointments

Clinic Chief, Pain Management Center (2010 - Present)

Patient Ratings and Comments

4.6

Friendliness

4.3

Recommended to others

4.4

Explanations

4.4

Listens

4.4

Includes you in decisions

4.6

Clear Communication

4.4

Confidence in your doctor

4.3

Wait times

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Not resolution based practice. Looking for treatment with drugs mostly and little other alternatives.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Outstanding.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

My provider always took the time to answer my questions.

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Intrathecal Ziconotide for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: Seven Case Reports
Kapural, L., Lokey, K., Leong, M. S., Fiekowsky, S., Stanton-Hicks, M., & Webster, L. R. (2009). Intrathecal Ziconotide for Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: Seven Case Reports. PAIN PRACTICE, 9(4), 296-303.

A novel needle-free powder lidocaine delivery system for rapid local analgesia
Zempsky, W. T., Robbins, B., Richards, P. T., Leong, M. S., & Schechter, N. L. (2008). A novel needle-free powder lidocaine delivery system for rapid local analgesia. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, 152(3), 405-411.

Dose-finding, safety, and tolerability study of botulinum toxin type B for the treatment of hyperfunctional glabellar lines
Carruthers, A., Carruthers, J., Flynn, T. C., & Leong, M. S. (2007). Dose-finding, safety, and tolerability study of botulinum toxin type B for the treatment of hyperfunctional glabellar lines. DERMATOLOGIC SURGERY, 33, S60-S68.

A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of intrathecal ziconotide in adults with severe chronic pain
Rauck, R. L., Wallace, M. S., Leong, M. S., MineHart, M., Webster, L. R., & Kartzinel, R. (2006). A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of intrathecal ziconotide in adults with severe chronic pain. JOURNAL OF PAIN AND SYMPTOM MANAGEMENT, 31(5), 393-406.

Pump battery assessment: Cold, old, or dead!
Leong, M. S., & Carpentier, B. W. (2001). Pump battery assessment: Cold, old, or dead!. NEUROMODULATION, 4(3), 117-119.

4.4 out of 5
161 Patient Ratings
8 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Excellent.

SHC Patient, Nov 2014

Not resolution based practice. Looking for treatment with drugs mostly and little other alternatives.

SHC Patient, Oct 2014

Outstanding.

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

My provider always took the time to answer my questions.

SHC Patient, Aug 2014

Always tries to rush out, does not take my recommendations.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Made me feel comfortable, welcome to ease, very professional & appeared concerned.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Excellent caring knowledgeable.

SHC Patient, Jan 2014

Very positive experience with Dr. Leong.