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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Albert Lai, MD

Specialty
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
    (Board Certified)
Additional Language Spoken
English
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • St. Joseph Heritage Medical Group
  • St. Joseph Hospital Affiliated Physicians
  • St. Jude Affiliated Physician
  • St. Jude Affiliated Physicians
Address
Centers of Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine - Placentia
1041 East Yorba Linda Boulevard
Suite 210
Placentia, CA 92870
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
Centers of Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine - Placentia
1041 East Yorba Linda Boulevard
Suite 210
Placentia, CA 92870
Get Directions
Phone
(714) 223-7000
Fax
(714) 223-7001
Hours
(714) 223-7000

Secondary Office

Address
Centers of Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine - Orange
1010 West La Veta Avenue
Suite 615
Orange, CA 92868
Phone
(714) 223-7000
Fax
(714) 223-7001

More Information

Website
www.sjo.org
  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
      (Board Certified)
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      St. George University School of Medicine
    • Internship
      University of Texas Medical Branch
    • Residency
      Tufts New England Medical Center
  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography
    A southern Californian native, Dr. Lai completed his medical training at Tufts University where he subsequently served as a clinical instructor. He is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Lai also holds board certifications in Pain Medicine and Independent Medical Examiners. He is serving as the managing partner at the offices of Desert Pain & Rehabilitation Associates based in Rancho Mirage for the past 8 years and is the medical director of Centers of Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine in Placentia, California.

    Dr. Lai’s primary goal is to achieve maximal restoration of physical, psychological, social and vocational function through comprehensive rehabilitation. Dr. Lai’s professional interests include interventional pain management, neuro-musculoskeletal disorders, electro-diagnostics, and last but not least industrial and occupational rehabilitation. His approach to caring is based on improvements in quality of life through improvements in function. Dr. Lai understands that physicians today must have superb clinical expertise, plus an understanding of business advocacy systems to help patients access the insurance, medical care, and the support required when facing an injury in order to help people improve their quality of life.