Joseph A Narloch MD

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  • Primary Specialty:
    • Pain Management/Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Secondary Specialty:
    • Neck & Spine
  • Gender: Male
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"I place a strong emphasis on patient education in order to achieve a successful result. I will provide you with education materials, (e.g., articles, pamphlets, and videos) that give you added appreciation of your condition and treatment options."

Dr. Narloch has more than 15 years of experience in treating patients. He began practicing physical medicine in 1992 after earning his medical degree from the University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine. He then performed his internship and residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at Loma Linda University Medical Center. After his appointment as Chief Resident, he went on to become an assistant clinical professor at the Loma Linda University Pain Clinic for five years. In his spare time, he is a baseball coach and enjoys organic farming.

As a Physiatrist, Dr. Narloch focuses on restoring function, meeting patients’ individual needs through comprehensive evaluation and treatment designed to help them achieve an active, pain-free lifestyle. Ultimately, his goal is to help you avoid surgery and restore your quality of life. Dr. Narloch wants to help people understand the nature of their pain as well as the realistic expectation about what can be done to manage the problem. He takes a team approach to caring for his patients and believes thorough testing is an important aspect in providing quality care.

  • Board Certification

    • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


    • Subspecialty Board Certification in Pain Management


    • American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine


  • Residency

    • Chief Resident, Physical Medicine and Rehab

      Loma Linda University Medical Center,

    • Physical Medicine and Rehab

      Loma Linda University Medical Center,

  • Internship

    • Physical Medicine and Rehab

      Loma Linda University Medical Center,

  • Medical School

    • MD

      UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA

  • College

    • BS Biomedical Sciences

      University of California, Riverside, Los Angeles, CA

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  • Walnut Creek - Sequoia

    2405 Shadelands Drive
    Walnut Creek, CA 94598


Real Patients.
Real Success Stories.

  • “He resolved a long-standing pain issue in two minutes, an issue that many others overlooked.”

    - Sandie R.
  • “He listens to what I’m saying and his recommendations make me feel assured he has my best interest at heart.”

    - Gail Ann
  • “Dr. Narloch’s expertise was essential in aiding a quick diagnosis to my spinal condition, helping prevent me from becoming permanently disabled.”

    - Jim R.
  • “He asked questions that elicited my condition and listened to what I said. He answered all of my questions and thoroughly explained my course of treatment.”

    - Pat A.
  • “This will make a huge difference in my life.”

    - Susan
  • “His communication of his diagnosis was straightforward and appreciated.”

    - Dan W.