Clinical/Research Interests

Interventional pain management, pain policy, pain education, simulation.


Assistant Professor, Pain Medicine
Director, Pain Fellowship Program


Pain Medicine


Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
4860 Y St., Suite 2700
Sacramento, CA 95817


(916) 734-7246


Stanford University School of Medicine   
Stanford, CA 94305
M.D. 2006 

University of California, Davis 
Davis, CA 95616
B.S., Genetics (High Honors)


Santa Clara Valley Medical Center   
San Jose, CA
Transitional Internship 


UC Davis Medical Center
Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine


UC Davis Medical Center
Division of Pain Medicine
Sacramento, CA 95817
Pain Management

Professional Memberships:

International Spine Intervention Society
American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
American Academy of Pain Medicine
American Society of Anesthesiologists
California Society of Anesthesiologists
American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine
Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesia, California Medical Association (2002-2006), American Medical Association (2002-2006)

Select Recent publications:

Singh, Naileshni and Scott Fishman. Methadone for Chronic Pain. American Academy of Pain Medicine textbook, (in press).

Singh, Naileshni. Patient Education and Self Advocacy: Questions and Responses on Pain Management: Postherpetic Neuralgia. Journal of Pain & Palliative Care Pharmacotherapy. 2011;25:187–189.

Singh, Naileshni. Patient Education and Self Advocacy: Questions and Responses on Pain Management: Behcet’s Disease.  Journal of Pain & Palliative Care Pharmacotherapy. 2011;25:283–285. 

Wilsey, Barth, Scott Fishman, Carlos Casamalhuapa, Naileshni Singh. Computerized Progress Notes for Chronic Pain Patients Receiving Opioids; the Prescription Opioid Documentation System (PODS).  Pain Medicine 2010, 11(11), 1707-1717.

Rubio, Valerie, Tor B Stuge, Naileshni Singh, Michael R Betts, Jeffrey S Weber, Mario Roederer & Peter P Lee. Ex vivo identification, isolation, and analysis of tumor-cytolytic T cells. Nature Medicine 2003, Nov. 9(11), 1377-82.

Stanford Medical School Clinical Journal: A Patient Interview, (2002)
Cloelia, Women’s Classical Caucus Newsletter: Diversity in the Classroom: Teaching Women in Antiquity-Diversity in Classics (Spring 2002)

The Voice: Undergraduate Medical Journal: Hospice: Care for the Terminally Ill and Their Families (Spring 2001)
McNair Scholars Journal: Hormonal Regulation of Vascular Gene Expression: An In Situ Hybridization Analysis (May 2001)