Lisa R. Kroopf, MD

  • Pain Medicine

Lisa R. Kroopf MD

Specialty:

  • Pain Medicine,
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation,

Primary Office:

611 ABBOTT ST STE 101
SALINAS, CA 93901
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Secondary Office:

611 ABBOTT ST STE 101
SALINAS, CA 93901
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Phone:

(831) 757-3041

Fax


(831) 757-4612

Accepting new patients.

Lisa R. Kroopf, MD, an Interventional Pain and Spine Physician, joined the Salinas Valley Medical Clinic, Orthopedics, Podiatry Spine & Sports Medicine in 2017. She specializes in relieving both chronic and acute pain through a wide range of minimally-invasive surgical and non-surgical techniques She completed her Residency training in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation as well as her Fellowship in Pain Medicine at Loma Linda University Medical Center in Loma Linda, CA. She earned her medical degree from the Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara, School of Medicine in Guadalajara, Mexico and a Bachelor of Arts degree from University of California at Santa Barbara.

Dr. Kroopf is an Interventional Pain Specialist. Her medical training is deeply rooted in a comprehensive, multidisciplinary (bio-psycho-social) approach, with focus on advanced interventional pain treatments, coupled with patient education and adjuvant therapies to optimally improve the well-being of her patients. She is dedicated to delivering pain care in a patient-centered manner, and her primary goals include the following: improving patients' quality of life and physical function, decreasing reliance on pain medications, and facilitating return to work and daily activities.

Dr. Kroopf has the privilege of serving on the Board of Directors for the California Society of Interventional Pain Physicians. She is an active member of the following medical societies: American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, American Board of Pain Medicine, North American Neuromodulation Society, Women in Neuromodulation, and The Spine Intervention Society.

She is a native Californian and currently resides in Salinas with her husband and two children. Dr. Kroopf is fluent in Spanish. In her leisure time, she enjoys travel, yoga and snowboarding.

  • Education

    Doctor of Medicine degree from Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara, School of Medicine in Guadalajara, Mexico
    Bachelor of Arts degree from University of California at Santa Barbara, CA.
    Fellowship: Pain Medicine fellowship at Loma Linda University Medical Center in Loma Linda, CA.
    Residency: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation residency program at Loma Linda University Medical Center in Loma Linda, CA.
    Board Certification: American Board of Pain Medicine and American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

  • Languages

    English, Spanish

  • Areas of Interest

    Orthopedic Podiatry

    Sports Medicine

    Cervical, thoracic, lumbar spine injections

    Facet nerve blocks

    Peripheral nerve blocks

    Botox for chronic migraines

    Spasticity and cervical dystonia

    Minimally invasive techniques for lumbar spinal stenosis

  • Secondary Office

    Accepting New Patients
    Yes

    611 ABBOTT ST STE 101
    SALINAS, CA 93901

  • About the Physician

    Date Appointed
    2008