Dr. Raheel Bengali is an award-winning, double board-certified, Harvard-trained pain management physician and anesthesiologist.
Dr. Bengali was born in Miami, FL and was valedictorian of his high-school class. He has a bachelor’s of science degree in biomedical engineering from the University of Miami, where he designed and created his own medical simulation software.
He then graduated from the University of Miami Medical School with prestigious membership in the national medical honor society, Alpha Omega Alpha. He completed anesthesia residency at Harvard’s Massachusetts General Hospital, ranked the #1 hospital in the country by US News and World Report and the #1 anesthesia program in the country.
He also completed fellowship at Harvard’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital, considered one of the most competitive interventional pain medicine programs in the country and ranked as the #1 top pain medicine fellowship by the American Association of Pain Medicine and American Pain Society.
While at Harvard, Dr. Bengali became an internationally recognized expert in anesthesiology and pain medicine, served on the Massachusetts Medical Society Ethics and Grievances Committee, published many journal articles and text books, and presented at national conferences including the American Heart Association, American Society of Anesthesiologists, and American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine.
He is an editor for many academic journals focusing on anesthesia and pain medicine. He was an instructor in anesthesia and pain medicine at Harvard Medical School, and he also completed healthcare courses at Harvard Business School, winning a first place award and scholarship on Value Based Healthcare Delivery.
Dr. Bengali treats pain using advanced multimodal therapy for a variety of pain issues, including but not limited to: spine/back, extremity, joint, headache, botox, spinal cord and peripheral nerve stimulation, intrathecal therapies, cancer, palliative care, complex regional pain, and neuropathic pain.
While at Harvard, Dr. Bengali worked with the top specialists in the world for many pain syndromes, including migraine headaches, pelvic pain, and spine pain.
In his spare time, Dr. Bengali enjoys traveling, playing basketball, and spending time with his family.