Our Practice

About Our Practice


Who We Are

The Advanced Pain Institute (API) was founded in 1990 by I. Michael MineHart, M.D. to meet the needs of a growing segment of patients seeking relief from severe pain. Dr. MineHart is a board-certified anesthesiologist specializing in interventional pain management for the treatment of chronic pain. Dr. MineHart’s goal is to develop and provide the most effective therapy plan for the treatment of pain. His extensive training in advanced pain management combined with state-of-the-art techniques has enabled him to successfully diagnose and treat patients suffering from a variety of conditions.

Compassionate Care

Dr. MineHart’s specialty training includes a three-year residency in anesthesia at Ohio State University and a fellowship at Los Angeles County – University of Southern California Medical Center. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Pain Management and a member of the American Neuromodulation Society, California Medical Association, International Neuromodulation Society, International Spinal Injection Society, North American Cervicogenic Headache Society and North American Spine Society.

API Offers

The latest techniques and innovative procedures to help patients improve their quality of life while managing recurring challenges associated with pain.

Patients experience quick and sustaining relief while referring physicians are reassured of better outcomes for their patients.

  • Dr. MineHart is available 24/7 for his patients.
  • Dr. MineHart provides personal attention and ample time for patient’s unique conditions

Expert Credentials

  • Dr. MineHart conducts lectures and seminars worldwide on his solutions to relieving pain for patients.
  • Dr. MineHart has 30 years of experience and commitment to enhancing the health of loyal patients with compassion in a comfortable environment.
  • Dr. MineHart has extensive clinical trial experience and has been widely published.

Conscientious Service

Our focus at the Advanced Pain Institute is custom care to promote an improved quality of life. Our patients are treated as welcomed guests and receive a unique level of personal attention. Our treatments often help a patient delay or avoid a costly and risky surgery. From the warm greeting extended by our front office staff to the detail and attention given by Dr. MineHart, each patient is treated with conscientious expert care.

Benefits & Convenience

  • World-renowned, board-certified pain specialist
  • State-of-the-art facility
  • Quick & friendly appointment scheduling
  • Reports and updates as requested
  • Most insurance plans accepted
  • Easy facility access
  • Transportation to procedures as needed
  • Patient privacy
  • Convenient accessible parking
Meet Our Specialist

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Doctor Isaac Minehart

Doctor Minehart is a Board Certified Anestesiologist and Pain Management physician specializing in interventional pain medicine for the treatment of acute and chronic pain conditions, as well as cancer pain.

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Contact Us

*New Patients Welcome!

Call Us Today:
Arcadia: (626) 445-2371
Encino: (818) 784-3125


638 W Duarte Rd Suite 18,
Arcadia, CA 91007

16250 Ventura Blvd #165,
Encino, CA 91436