Dr. Peter Abaci is the co-founder of the Bay Area Pain and Wellness Center, a Prospira PainCare Center of Excellence. Dr. Abaci is board certified in anesthesia and pain management by the American Board of Anesthesiology. Dr. Abaci received his undergraduate education at UC San Diego, where he graduated magna cum laude and attended medical school at the University of Southern California. During his last year of residency, he served as chief resident and participated in a senior elective in pain management. He completed his fellowship training in pain management at UC San Francisco. In private practice since 1996, he serves as the medical director of the nationally recognized Bay Area Pain and Wellness Center, with locations throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, which he co-founded with Dr. John Massey. A widely respected expert on chronic pain management and a highly successful chronic pain sufferer, he is the author of Take Charge of Your Chronic Pain: The Latest Research, Cutting-Edge Tools, and Alternative Treatments for Feeling Better.
Board Certified in Anesthesiology
Board Certified in Pain Management
Pain Center Affiliation
Bay Area Pain & Wellness Center - Los Gatos
Dr. Peter Abaci practices pain management and functional restoration services at The Bay Area Pain and Wellness Center - Los Gatos, a Prospira PainCare Center of Excellence.
The Bay Area Pain and Wellness Center offers a full complement of pain therapies, from highly specialized interventional treatments, to the most sophisticated interdisciplinary pathways.
Patients, physicians, therapists, case managers, attorneys and insurance companies all recognize The Bay Area Pain & Wellness Center as the preeminent center for pain management in Northern California. The Bay Area Pain & Wellness Center is committed to innovation, and sets new standards in the clinical practice of integrated, interdisciplinary care of complex pain problems as well as continue to provide safe and effective therapeutic interventional options.
Dr. Abaci sees patients living in Los Gatos, California in Santa Clara County, as well as the nearby communities of Cupertino, Gilroy, Los Altos, Milpitas, Morgan Hill, Mountain View, Palo Alto, Redwood City, San Jose, Santa Clara, Saratoga, Sunnyvale and the greater San Francisco Bay Area.
Bachelor of Science - University of California, San Diego (UCSD), La Jolla, California
Doctor of Medicine - University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, California
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center - Santa Clara, California
University of Southern California (USC) - Chief Resident, Pain Management
Stanford Pain Management - Volunteer Clinical Faculty, Deptartment of Anesthesia
Pain Expert for WebMD
Editor for PainReliefRevolution.com
Contributor for Huffington Post
American Pain Society, International Association for the Study of Pain
Santa Clara County Medical Association
University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) - Pain Management
Prospira PainCare accepts insurance plans and self-payments. We currently have contracts with most insurance carriers that offer HMOs and PPOs, such as Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield. Please contact the Prospira clinic directly to verify whether your insurance carrier is accepted by Prospira PainCare. Medical insurance may cover all or part of your medical fees; it's your responsibility to make sure your balance is paid in full.