Ed Balbas, M.D.

Dr. Balbas graduated 1996 with his Doctor of Medicine degree from the Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, Manila, Philippines. In 2005, he completed his residency in the department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at East Carolina University, Brody School of Medicine in Greenville, NC. That same year, he participated in a 1-year fellowship training with a board-certified PM&R, EMG, and Pain Specialist with emphasis on spine care, chronic pain, general musculoskeletal, sports injuries, EMG-NCS, and fluoroscopically guided spinal procedures – his fellowship is as a Physiatrist Association of Spine, Sports and Occupational Rehabilitation (PASSOR) accredited. Dr. Balbas has been a provider with LAGS Medical Centers since 2015, and is board-certified as a Diplomate, American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation as well as the American Board of Pain Medicine.