Dr. Faisal Lalani is an Interventional Pain Management Specialist with expertise in treating back pain and abdominal pain. He is currently faculty at Cedar Sinai Medical Center where he teaches fellows as well as residents interventional pain medicine.  Dr. Lalani is board certified in anesthesiology.   After completing his anesthesiology residency at University of Southern California, Dr. Lalani went on to complete a pain management fellowship at Cedar Sinai Medical Center. He was fortunate to train under one of the most prominent specialists in pain management, Dr. Howard Rosner.  In certain cases, Dr. Lalani is known for achieving dramatic improvement in pain management without major surgery. Dr.Lalani prides himself on being a compassionate, caring physician with an excellent bedside manner. He is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists and the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine.

Professional Training

Per Diem Staff: Anesthesiologist / Pain Medicine Attending Cedars Sinai Medical Center

Fellowship: Interventional Pain Medicine / Anesthesiology Cedars Sinai Medical Center

Residency: Department of Anesthesiology, University of Southern California

Residency: Department of Medicine, Maricopa Medical Center


Doctorate of Medicine: Ross University School of Medicine

Bachelor of Economics: The University of California at Santa Barbara 1995-1999

Professional Licensure and Certification

  • Medical Board of California
  • Basic Life Support
  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support
  • American Board Anesthesiology

Professional Experience

  • Per Diem Anesthesiologist Cedars Sinai Medical Center
  • Per Diem Physician, Maricopa Medical Center
  • Per Diem work as a Hospitalist 2008

Professional Affiliations

  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • California Society of Anesthesiologists
  • American Medical Association