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Jonathan T. Droessler, MD

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Spine Center | 1131 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 100, Santa Monica, CA 90401


Dr. Droessler is an interventional spine care specialist and is board-certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. His journey in medicine led him to complete a residency in PM&R and a fellowship in interventional spine medicine at UCLA, an institution he proudly considers family.

He has a passion for enhancing the lives of individuals suffering from acute and chronic back pain as well as musculoskeletal conditions. He focuses on non-opioid, minimally invasive treatment options aimed at alleviating pain and restoring optimal function.

Dr. Droessler's commitment to patient-centered care and dedication to advancing the field of interventional spine medicine reflect his desire to make a meaningful difference in the lives of those he serves.

When not practicing medicine, Dr. Droessler enjoys spending time with his family, playing soccer and traveling. 





PM&R Spine Medicine Fellowship, UCLA School of Medicine, 2023


Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, UC Los Angeles School of Medicine, 2022


Internal Medicine Preliminary Program, UC Irvine School of Medicine, 2019


MD, Creighton University School of Medicine, 2018


Santa Monica

Spine Center

Interventional Spine and Musculoskeletal Medicine| Spinal Cord Injury Medicine| Spine Surgery +2 more specialties

UCLA Health Orthopaedic Surgery, Encino

West Los Angeles

Westwood Orthopaedic Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery| Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation| Foot and Ankle Orthopedic Surgery +5 more specialties

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center


  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Centivo
  • Cigna
  • First Health
  • Health Net of California
  • Interplan (part of HealthSmart)
  • L.A. Care
  • MultiPlan
  • UFCM Health System
  • Prime Health Services
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • UnitedHealthcare

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