George Chang Chien D.O.
Dr. George Chang Chien specializes in musculoskeletal medicine and comprehensive pain management. He was trained in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at theRehabilitation Institute of Chicago, the #1 Ranked Rehabilitation Hospital in the United States since 1991.
After completion of his Physiatry training, he completed fellowship training in comprehensive pain medicine at the prestigious Cleveland Clinic Anesthesiology Institute. One of the top graduates of his class at Western University of Health Sciences, he was elected President of Sigma Sigma Phi, the Osteopathic medical school honor and service society. Dr. Chang Chien has authored over 90 manuscripts on the diagnosis and treatment of pain and musculoskeletal conditions. He has active research in regenerative medicine applications for chronic pain.
His professional ultrasound teaching experience in musculoskeletal and interventional pain management includes Course Director at the Cleveland Clinic Pain Medicine Annual Ultrasound Course, Course Director for the Ultrasound for Regenerative Medicine for the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP) workshop, Apex Biologix, Dannemiller, and the Society for Pain Practice Management (SPPM).
Dr. Chang Chien specializes in regenerative medicine with expertise in platelete rich plasma (PRP), bone marrow aspiration for stem cells (BMAC), and adipose derived stem cells (ADSC). He is also an expert in comprehensive pain management, non-surgical orthopedics, and functional restoration.
He is currently the Director of Pain Management at Ventura County Medical Center, Director of Center Regenerative Medicine at Southern California University, and serves alongside Sudhir Diwan MD, as the Regenerative Medicine Section Co-Editor for Pain Physician Journal.