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Ali El-Mohandes, M.D.

Vice President of Physician & Regional Development

Dr. Ali El-Mohandes is the Vice President of Physician & Regional Development of National Spine & Pain Centers, along with fellow NSPC physician Dr. Anish S. Patel. After obtaining his medical degree from Assiut University Medical School in Egypt, Dr. El-Mohandes completed both an Anesthesiology residency and a Pain Management fellowship at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA. Prior to NSPC, he served as Clinical Instructor of Anesthesiology at Shadyside Hospital, part of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center’s flagship medical entity.

“I am very results oriented,” Dr. El-Mohandes said. “I want to be the last stop in a patient’s journey to find a solution to their pain. It is so gratifying when the patient says ‘I’m feeling better; I can do more at work and with my family!’”

In addition to his long-standing career at National Spine & Pain Centers, Dr. El-Mohandes is a Diplomat of the American Board of Anesthesiology, Board Certified in Pain Medicine, and a member in good standing in the following professional organizations:

  • American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
  • International Spine Intervention Society
  • International Society of Interventional Physicians
  • American Academy of Pain Medicine
  • American Pain Society
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • American Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiology
  • American Society of Regional Anesthesia
  • International Anesthesia Research Society
  • Carrier Contract Advisory Committee – Medicare/Maryland Member

Dr. El-Mohandes believes in the honest and straightforward approach to patient care. He has gained the admiration and confidence of his patients because of his concern for their well-being and his refined clinical capabilities.

Dr. El-Mohandes is married and has three children. He enjoys family time, fishing, reading, sports, and traveling. He is a keen aquarist, and is also an IFR Pilot and CEO of two aircraft companies.

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