Teamwork is essential!

Unity is strength. When there is teamwork and collaboration with each member of a team, we can bridge the gap between medicine and true overall healing. Allow us to be your support and together we will accomplish great things.

Irina Melnik, MD

Sports Medicine Specialist

Dr. Melnik completed her internship in General Surgery and residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at Stanford University Hospital, and fellowship training in interventional spine and pain in Honolulu, HI. Dr. Melnik specializes in interventional spinal procedures, pain management, musculoskeletal rehabilitation, electrodiagnosis/EMG, treatment of sports and work related injuries as well as regenerative and complementary medicine.

Dr. Melnik has conductive collaborative research projects with and presented educational lectures to Stanford’s PM &R residents and Spine fellows.

She has been a guest on several regional radio programs in California and Hawaii on the subject of interventional and regenerative treatment of back pain.

She has co-authored several research articles and book chapters, including the latest submitted 2nd edition of “Decision Making in Spinal Care”, D. Anderson, A. Vaccaro, and a chapter on ‘Intradiscal Thermal Therapies’ in “Evidence-Based Management of Low Back Pain”, S. Dagenais, S. Haldeman, 2012.

Irina Melnik, MD