Mondays 2:30pm - Mind-Body Connection

Dr. Michael Sinel MD
is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the UCLA Department of Medicine and maintains a private practice in Santa Monica , California. After completion of residency at New York Hospital/Cornell University Medical Center in New York City, he received board certification in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Sinel also studied at NYU Medical Center under John Sarno MD becoming an expert in stress-related back pain and has obtained certifications as a yoga therapist and mindfulness-based stress reduction instructor .

Having taught multiple workshops on Pain and the Mind-Body Connection at prestigious institutions including the Esalen Institute; he takes great pride in using alternative methods in patients to overcome the pain and loss of mobility from spinal disorders. As an expert on spinal disorders , Dr. Michael Sinel has authored 2 widely read books: “Back Pain Remedies for Dummies” and “Win the Battle Against Back Pain.”

You can learn more about Dr. Sinel's contributions, accomplishments, charity work, and board memberships on his website at


Suggested donation $10-$15

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