Dr. Kais Alsharif, MD, is double board certified in both Interventional Pain Management and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Genetics and Cell Biology at the University of Minnesota, where he remained to earn his medical degree with honors. He completed his general surgery internship at a competitive program at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. He completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of California, Irvine, where he served as Chief Resident. He excelled in electrodiagnostic medicine (electromyography, or EMG, and nerve conduction studies) and ranked in the top 99 percentile in the nation on his national neuromuscular and electrodiagnostic medicine examination. He went on to complete his fellowship training in Interventional Pain Management at the Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Care, at University of California, Irvine.