Know All About Our Medical Director: Dr. Georges F. El Khoury

The Joing Clinic is led by one of the most trusted names in pain management in California, Dr. Georges F. El Khoury. Through his leadership, our center has made great strides over the years, helping each patient regain control of their health and life. Let Dr. El Khoury assess and treats the root cause of your pain and discomfort.

About Georges F. El Khoury, M.D. Medical Director

The Joint Pain Clinic is headed by an experienced pain management doctor in California: Georges F. El Khoury, M.D. Here’s an overview of his storied career:


Education and Training

He got his Doctor of Medicine degree in Beirut, Lebanon’s St. Joseph University Medical Center. After this, he went to the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Ohio for a Fellowship in Cardiac Anesthesiology. Dr. El Khoury also received training from the University of Washington in Seattle for his Fellowship in Pain Management. He also has board certification in anesthesiology with added qualification in pain management from the American Board of Anesthesiology.

Residency and Medical Director Career

After finishing his training, he headed over to the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) for his residency in pain management, liver transplantation, and anesthesia. He also became the medical director for UCLA’s pain clinic. After a decade, he went on to become the medical director for the Long Beach Community Hospital’s pain treatment center for another ten years.

Dr. El Khoury is now the director of the Joint Pain Clinic, providing top-quality pain management services for patients in Long Beach and Los Angeles.