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Matthew T Crooks, MD - Pinnacle Pain and Spine

Matthew Crooks, MD, is a double board-certified, fellowship-trained interventional pain specialist at Pinnacle Pain and Spine in Scottsdale, Chandler, and Fountain Hills, Arizona.

Dr. Crooks has had the distinct honor of training with leading experts in pain medicine at two of the nation’s top hospitals, with extensive training in acute and chronic pain management. He completed a residency in anesthesiology at Johns Hopkins Hospital, and while there, he had the honor of being selected Chief Resident of the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine for 2008-2009. He is currently Clinical Faculty at Mayo Clinic Arizona, Department of Anesthesia, Division of Pain Medicine.

Delivering the highest quality patient care has been the primary focus of Dr. Crooks throughout his career in medicine. He believes that the best attribute a physician can have is the ability to listen to their patient and to understand the importance of the doctor-patient relationship. This relationship is essential in managing chronic pain, restoring function, and getting back to life.

Dr. Crooks has been practicing interventional pain medicine in Arizona since 2010 and has been voted a “Top Doc” in Pain Management by Phoenix physicians in Phoenix Magazine. His clinical interests include spinal injections, radiofrequency ablation, and neuromodulation by spinal cord stimulator. He is well versed in interventional and multimodal pain management and is passionate about improving the lives of his patients by limiting the impact of chronic pain. 

James Kellershabrokh, D.O.

Dr. KellerShabrokh’s expertise focuses on the treatment of musculoskeletal conditions including spine, joint, muscle and nerve injuries. The goal of his treatment plan is to maximize function to enable a richer more active lifestyle. Treatment centers around rehabilitative care, non-operative minimally invasive procedures and ultimately prevention of recurrence. Specializing in Ultrasound and Electrodiagnostic medicine.

Qualifications & Experience
• Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine
• Board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation
• American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
• American Osteopathic College of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
• American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine


Dr. KellerShabrokh loves to spend time outdoors, whether in his vegetable garden, hiking, mountain biking, snowboarding or just sitting under the stars enjoying the rejuvenating company of his wife and children. He occasionally finds himself engaged in a home remodeling project, car repairs, or even tailoring a newly purchased dress shirt. He also enjoys cooking and frequently invites family and friends to his home to share in the culinary exploits that he and his wife creates.


Wendi Lundquist, D.O. - Active Life Physical Medicine & Pain Center

Dr. Lundquist is the Medical Director and founder of Active Life Physical Medicine & Pain Center, Innovative Surgery Center, and Regena Spa. She is dual board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation along with Pain Management and a diplomat with the American Board of Pain Medicine. She completed her training at Loyola University in Chicago, Illinois in July of 2005. During her time there, she served as Chief Resident and was involved in several research projects. Prior to, she completed medical school at Midwestern University at the Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine campus in Glendale, Arizona and internship at Doctors Hospital in Massillon, Ohio. She also has a Bachelor of Science in Biology and minor in Chemistry from the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque. She has a special interest in sports medicine, pain and spine. With 17 years experience, she has great enthusiasm towards regenerative medicine.

Maziar Massrour, M.D. - Apex Pain Specialists

Maziar Massrour, MD, is board certified in pain management and anesthesiology. At Apex Pain Specialists in Chandler, Arizona, Dr. Massrour provides advanced interventional pain management treatments tailored to meet each patient’s needs to maximize results.

After graduating magna cum laude with his Bachelor of Science in molecular and cellular biology from Arizona State University (ASU) in Tucson, Dr. Massrour remained at ASU to complete his Doctor of Medicine.

He continued his medical training in Arizona, completing his internship in internal medicine at Banner University Medical Center Phoenix in Phoenix. Dr. Massrour then relocated to Baltimore, Maryland, for his residency training in anesthesiology and fellowship training in pain management at the University of Maryland. 

Dr. Massrour has more than 20 years of medical experience and prides himself on providing high-quality care, seeing each of his patients at every visit. Taking an integrative and comprehensive approach to care, Dr. Massrour is among the best pain doctors in Arizona.

Naveen Reddy, M.D. - Apex Pain Specialists

Naveen Reddy, MD, is a board-certified anesthesiologist and pain medicine physician at Apex Pain Specialists in Chandler, Arizona. Dr. Reddy takes an integrative and comprehensive approach to care, tailoring treatment plans to meet individual needs. 

After earning his Bachelor of Science in chemistry — graduating magna cum laude — from the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia, Dr. Reddy went to the University of Virginia (UVA) in Charlottesville, Virginia, to complete his Doctor of Medicine.

Dr. Reddy completed his general surgery internship at the Ohio State University (OSU) Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio, before completing his residency training in anesthesiology at the University of Illinois in Chicago. He remained at the University of Illinois to complete his fellowship training in Pain Management.

Dr. Reddy has provided expert pain management care for over 25 years. Dedicated to his profession, Dr. Reddy is diligent about staying current on the latest treatments for acute and chronic pain and is one of the best pain doctors in Arizona.

Michael Wolff, M.D. - Southwest Spine & Sports

Stuart Rammell, D.O. - Pinnacle Pain and Spine

Stuart Rammell, DO, is a double board-certified, fellowship-trained interventional pain management specialist at Pinnacle Pain and Spine in Chandler, Arizona. Dr. Rammell returned to Arizona to join Pinnacle Pain and Spine after completing fellowship and residency training in interventional pain medicine and anesthesiology at Loma Linda University in Southern California, where he was selected to serve as chief resident in his final year. He graduated from medical school at the Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine at Midwestern University in Glendale, Arizona, at the top of his class. Prior to his medical training, Dr. Rammell studied at Brigham Young University, where he completed a Bachelor of Science.   

Dr. Rammell’s goal for his patients is to reduce pain, improve function, and increase their quality of life. He is passionate about providing excellent care to his patients using appropriate diagnostic workup and treatment options. He is well trained in both medical management and interventional pain procedures, including spine and peripheral injections, radiofrequency ablation procedures for both the spine and peripheral joints, spinal cord stimulation, dorsal root ganglion (DRG) stimulation, peripheral nerve stimulation, and other minimally invasive spine procedures including sacroiliac joint fixation, indirect lumbar decompression for spinal stenosis, and intervertebral disc treatments. He has a great interest in and is extremely excited by the recent progression and innovation in the field of neuromodulation for the treatment of chronic pain. 

Bruce Fishman, MD, MPH, FICS

Dr. Fishman provides regenerative orthopedic care, in Encino California. He has provided orthopedic care and treatment to the community in Los Angeles for over 25 years.

 A graduate of the Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit. Dr. Fishman graduated with honors and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Medical Society. He is also a graduate of the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, where he earned his Master of Public Health degree. He received his orthopedic surgical training at the Henry Ford Hospital Medical Center in Detroit .

 Dr.Fishman is a Diplomate of the American Board of Clinical Orthopedic Surgery and a fellow of the American Academy of Neurological and Orthopedic Surgeons. He is also a Diplomate of the American Board of Preventive Medicine, a fellow of the International College of Surgeons, and a fellow  of the American Academy of Disability Evaluating Physicians.

 Dr.Fishman is a member of several medical societies, including the California Orthopedic Association, the International Spinal Injection Society, the American College of Sports Medicine,and the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine and Surgery .

Timothy H. Jones, MD - Regenerative Mind Body

Born in Auckland, New Zealand, Dr. Timothy Jones graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara, with a B.A. in Exercise Physiology. He then completed his Medical Degree at Ross University, School of Medicine. During residency, he undertook advanced training in family medicine with an emphasis Emergency Medicine. Dr. Jones attended residency at Kern Medical Center and Western Pennsylvania Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA.

After finishing his formal medical training, Dr. Jones spent 20 years as a full-time emergency physician. Over the past 5 years, Dr. Jones has specialized in Regenerative Medicine.

Lawrence Miller, MD. - Beverly Hills, CA

Maxim Moradian, M.D. - Interventional Spine Care & Orthopedic Regenerative Experts

Dr. Moradian is triple-board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R), Sports Medicine and Pain Management. Dr. Moradian’s clinical practice is devoted to the comprehensive care of spine, joint, muscle, tendon, ligament, and peripheral nerve disorders. He is proficient in performing advanced, minimally-invasive procedures under fluoroscopic and/or ultrasound guidance in the entire spine. Dr. Moradian performs electrodiagnostic testing (EMG/NCS) for the accurate diagnosis of muscle and/or nerve disorders. He has a special interest in regenerative medicine, sports concussions, neuromuscular ultrasound, medical education, and clinical research. His true passion is to treat his patients like his family and friends.

Theodore Workman, M.D. - Redding Pain Medicine

Dr. Theodore (Thad) Workman is Board Certified in Pain Medicine, Anesthesiology and Addiction Medicine. He was admitted to Medical School out of High School. The Inteflex (Integrated Premedical-Medical) Program at the University of Michigan led to an early start in medicine. He completed an Anesthesiology residency at the University of Arizona. Subsequent faculty appointments included teaching advanced techniques for the management of pain as  Assistant Professor at The University of Arizona College of Medicine and later, The University of California, Davis, School of Medicine. During over 30 years of spinal diagnostics and interventional nonsurgical treatments, he developed a keen interest in the application of Biologic therapies and Regenerative Medicine to pain treatment. This led to additional training in Cell therapies, including platelet rich plasma (PRP) and autologous stem cells from bone marrow and adipose tissue and he has found the image guided (ultrasound and x-ray) application of these therapies for musculoskeletal and spinal pain very rewarding. Dr Workman believes that Discseel® Procedure represents an advance that will likely replace many current therapies for pain related to the spinal discs, with real world evidence supporting its use even after multiple invasive treatment failures. He has extensive experience in Neuromodulation including Spinal Cord (SCS) and Dorsal Root Ganglion (DRG) Stimulation, and minimally invasive spine interventions including MILD (minimally invasive lumbar decompression) and Vertiflex. Other specialized interests include Health Optimization and Anti-aging Medicine to improve outcomes for cell therapies.


Haley Burke, M.D. - Colorado Rehabilitation & Occupational Medicine

Dr. Burke is board-certified in both Interventional Pain Management and Neurology and has completed an accredited Pain Fellowship with the Department of Anesthesiology at MD Anderson Cancer Center, one of the nation’s most prestigious hospitals. Dr. Burke completed her residency in Neurology at the University of Colorado, where she received the department’s ‘Excellence in Teaching’ award during her year as Chief Resident. Her Doctor of Medicine degree was completed at the University of Texas Health Science Center, where she was elected to the ‘Gold Humanism Honor Society.’

Bruce Rudin, M.D. - First State Spine

Dr. Bruce Rudin has over 20 years of experience in managing adults with degenerative or injured spines. As the first fellowship-trained spinal surgeon in the state of Delaware, Dr. Rudin has helped develop spinal surgery and spinal surgical techniques, both regionally and nationally.

He is a nationally-recognized speaker, helping to educate spinal surgeons on the current surgical and non-surgical management techniques for cervical and lumbar spinal conditions. Dr. Rudin also designs and develops implants that will be used in the future for spinal surgery. Based on the quality care provided and the excellent outcomes obtained, Dr. Rudin has served as a clinical investigator for the largest spinal implant companies in the world and for the Food and Drug Administration in developing and assessing the safety of new spinal implants.

He was the lead doctor participating in writing the current law in Delaware for Workers Compensation as well as the Treatment Guidelines for the care of the injured spine.

He has also been named one of Delaware’s Top Doc’s more than 10 times, including 2019 Top Doctor in Orthopedics of the Spine!

Qualifications & Experience

  • Medical Education, 1987
    • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Fellowship
    • Adult spinal surgery, New England Baptist Hospital
  • Health Care Advisory Panel
    • Governor appointment – chairman or co-chairman for the past 5 years
  • Medical Societies
    • National Medical Honor Society, Alpha Omega Alpha
    • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
    • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Desmond Hussey, M.D. - NASA Neuroscience and Spine Associates. P.L

Dr. Hussey earned his undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College, and proceeded to earn his Medical Degree from The University of Miami School of Medicine. He then attended Northwestern University Internal Medicine Program, followed by a Neurology Residency Program at Emory University. Dr. Hussey continued his specialty training at John Hopkins University pain clinic. A member of The Spinal Injection Society and The American Academy of Neurology and Psychiatry.

Seth Kaufman, D.O. - South Florida Interventional Orthopedics and Spine

Double board-certified physiatrist Seth Kaufman, DO, offers nonsurgical specialized physical medicine and rehabilitation at South Florida Interventional Orthopedics and Spine in Davenport and Miami, Florida.

Dr. Kaufman uses tried-and-tested techniques alongside cutting-edge treatments to treat the full range of musculoskeletal disorders and injuries, including back, neck, shoulder, hip, and knee pain, herniated discs, spinal stenosis, arthritis, and sciatica.

Dr. Kaufman earned his undergraduate degree from Brandeis University in Waltham, Massachusetts, graduating with distinction. He received his medical degree from the New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYIT-COM) in Old Westbury, New York.

After finishing medical school, Dr. Kaufman completed two internships. One was a traditional rotating internship. The other was an internship in general surgery at Cooperman Barnabas Medical Center (CBMC) in Livingston, New Jersey.

Dr. Kaufman completed his physical medicine and rehabilitation residency at Boston Medical Center (BMC) in Boston, Massachusetts. The medical center is attached to Boston University Medical Campus.

While in Boston, Dr. Kaufman did a considerable amount of training at Harvard Medical School’s Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital. He excelled during his time there, receiving the highest letters of recommendation from faculty and staff. 

Dr. Kaufman pursued his interventional spine and pain fellowship in Annapolis, Maryland, and worked for several years with renowned neurosurgeons from Johns Hopkins University (JHU) in Baltimore, Maryland. Under their guidance, Dr. Kaufman learned the latest pain management and interventional techniques.

At South Florida Interventional Orthopedics and Spine, Dr. Kaufman welcomes patients who need nonsurgical treatments to relieve their pain and restore their mobility.

Richard E. Kinard, MD - The Orthopaedic Institute


Dr. Kinard is a board-certified diagnostic radiologist specializing in diagnostic and therapeutic spinal and joint injections, kyphoplasty, scrotoplasty and vertebroplasty.

Dr. Kinard became a radiologist because he enjoys the challenge of making a diagnosis. His willingness to go the extra mile to help his patients sets him apart. His entire team does everything they can to put patients first.

Residency Training: David Grant USAF Medical Center – Travis Air Force Base, C.A.

Board Certification: Diagnostic Radiology – American Board of Radiology

Professional Associations:
– American College of Radiology
– Radiologic Society of North America
– North American Spine Society
– International Spinal Intervention Society

Jerry Mastaw, M.D. - Interventional Pain Management Physician

Kevin Pauza, M.D.


  • Disc Biologics
  • Interventional Spine


  • Fellowship: Interventional Spine, University of Pennsylvania
  • Residency: PM&R, University of Pennsylvania
  • Internship: Surgery & Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Medical Doctorate: Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
  • Bachelor of Arts: Biology, Lehigh University
  • Bachelor of Arts: Psychology, Lehigh University


  • Texas State Medical and Surgical License
  • New York State Medical and Surgical License
  • Florida State Medical and Surgical License


  • Lehigh University Four-year Academic Scholarship
  • Magna Cum Laude, Lehigh University
  • Lehigh University President’s Award
  • Lehigh University Tower Society
  • Distinguished Alumnus, Penn State University (selected from 500,000 Penn State alumni)
  • North American Spine Society, Outstanding Paper of the Year, 2003
  • President-Elect, International Spine Intervention Society
  • Founding Partner, Texas Spine and Joint Hospital
  • Commencement Speaker: Penn State University College of Medicine
  • Advisory Board, AMA
    Keynote Speaker, Harvard Pain Center Commencement
  • Founding Chairman, Standards Committee, International Spine Intervention Society
  • Chairman, Spine Committee, Amercian Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Appointed Spine Advisor, Japanese Prime Minister
  • Appointed Spine Advisor, Allied Royal Families


  • Founding Partner & Principal, Texas Spine & Joint Hospital

Dr. David Rosenfeld, M.D.

David Rosenfeld, MD, is an established anesthesiologist at Alliance Spine & Pain, serving patients at their Carrollton, Covington, and Peachtree City, Georgia offices. He has over 25 years of expertise and innovation in pain management and is recognized as a pioneer in Georgia for interventional pain procedures.

Passionate about pursuing health care, Dr. Rosenfeld received his medical degree from the University of Wisconsin in Madison. He later completed an internship in General Surgery at LSU Medical Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. Dr. Rosenfeld then completed his residency in anesthesiology at Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation in New Orleans, Louisiana, where he later completed advanced fellowship training in interventional pain medicine.

Contributing to his vast experience, Dr. Rosenfeld served as the former chief of anesthesiology and the director of the Center for Pain Management at Oktibbeha County Hospital in Starkville, Mississippi. He was previously in private practice in New Orleans, Louisiana, and served on the faculty at Tulane University Medical Center.

Mark Reecer, M.D. - Fort Wayne Physical Medicine

Dr. Mark Reecer is board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Pain Management. He has over 20 years of work comp experience, and he routinely provides Independent Medical Examinations (IMEs) for the Indiana Workers’ Compensation Board. Dr. Reecer has lectured extensively and has authored multiple publications that promote his specialty and the use of treatment modalities to eliminate pain, improve function and avoid surgery.

Omar El Abd, M.D. - Newton Wellesley Interventional Spine

Omar El Abd, MD is one of the leading physicians in the Boston area specializing in diagnosis and management of painful and complex painful spinal conditions. Dr. El Abd uses the latest techniques; his goal is the prompt management and the early restoration of functionality and mobility.

Dr. El Abd is a nationally renowned Interventional Spine Physiatrist. He is specialized in the diagnosis and conservative treatment of painful spine conditions.

Dr. El Abd is chosen yearly in the Boston Top Doctors since 2015 by Castle Connolly and since 2017 in Boston Magazine.

Albert Einstein PMR residency , NY 2002

University of Pennsylvania fellowship in Interventional Spine, 2003

Instructor and Assistant Professor Harvard Medical school 2003-2014

Thierry Bonnabesse, M.D. - Champlain Spine and Pain Management

Dmitriy Dvoskin, M.D. - Interventional Pain Management . Anesthesiology

Dr. Dmitriy Dvoskin completed his undergraduate education at Cornell University and earned his medical degree at St. George’s University School of Medicine in 2012. Pain relief specialist Dr. Dmitriy Dvoskin is part of our best-rated team of pain doctors in Brooklyn, Queens, and Manhattan, NYC. 

He subsequently did his residency at SUNY Upstate Medical Center in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. After he moved to Atlanta, GA to complete his fellowship in Interventional Pain Medicine at Emory University. 

Dr. Dvoskin is Dual Board Certified in Pain Management and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. He is a member of the North American Spine Society, International Spine Intervention Society, Society of General Internal Medicine, and American Medical Association. 

Dr. Dvoskin is currently completing a dual MBA/MS in Healthcare at Cornell University. Dr. Dvoskin is a Brooklyn native who enjoys entrepreneurship, traveling, reading, and fencing.

Boleslav Kosharskyy, M.D. - Interventional Pain Management . Anesthesiology

Dr. Kosharskyy is one of the top pain management doctors in New York. 

He’s board-certified in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine, and Palliative Care. He is an Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Rehabilitation Medicine at Albert Einstein Medical College. He’s also the Associate Medical Director of Pain Medicine and Director of Anesthesia for the Joint Replacement Center at Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein Medical College.

As a leading NYC Pain management doctor, Kosharskyy specializes in interventional, minimally invasive treatments and relishes working within the multidisciplinary approach employed at Pain Management NYC.

He is an active member of the American Society of Anesthesiology (ASA), the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA), and the New York State Society of Anesthesiologists (NYSSA)

  • University of Berlin Medical School.
    Degree: M.D.
  • Upstate Medical University, NY.
    Fellow, Department of Pain Management
  • Boston University Medical Center – Boston, MA.
    Resident, Department of Anesthesiology
  • Upstate Medical University Syracuse, NY.
    Intern, Department of Surgery
  • Charite Hospital, Berlin, Germany
    Intern Department of Urology
    Harvard School of Medicine, Boston, MA
    Research Fellow, Laboratories of Photomedicine
  • Albert Einstein Medical College, NY.
    Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Rehabilitation Medicine.
  • Physician and Surgeon Licensed by the New York and New Jersey Medical Board
  • Board Certified by American Board of Anesthesiology
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • Board Certified by American Board of Independent Medical Examiners
  • Fellow of Interventional Pain Practice
  • American Society of Anesthesiology (ASA), 2003-present.
  • NY State Society of Anesthesiology (NYSSA), 2003-present.
  • American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA), 2005-2016.
  • American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP), 2007-2008.
  • Eastern Pain Association 2015-present.

Gregory Lutz, M.D. - Regenerative Sportscare Institute

Dr. Gregory Lutz is the Founder and Medical Director of the Regenerative SportsCare Institute (RSI). In addition, he currently serves as Physiatrist-In-Chief Emeritus at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) and a Professor of Clinical Rehabilitation Medicine at Weill Medical College of Cornell University. Dr. Lutz is one of the world’s leading experts in the field of regenerative interventional orthopedic medicine, appearing annually on Castle Connolly’s and New York Magazine’s “Top Doctors” lists.

Matthias H. Wiederholz, M.D. - Performance Pain and Sports Medicine

Founding Partner, Triple Board Certified – Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation; Sports Medicine; Anti-Aging, Regenerative & Functional Medicine

Dr. Matthias H. Wiederholz is cofounder of Performance Spine & Sports Medicine, LLC. He is a fellowship-trained interventional pain physician whose clinical interests include: Interventional Pain Management, Sports Medicine, Musculoskeletal Medicine, Minimally-Invasive Spine Surgery, Non-Surgical Orthopedics, and Anti-Aging / Functional Medicine.

He received his specialty training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas where he served as chief resident. He completed fellowship training in Interventional Pain Management in Marietta, Georgia. He is board-certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine. He also received advanced fellowship training through the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine and is board-certified in Anti-Aging, Regenerative & Functional Medicine.

Dr. Wiederholz performs a myriad of interventional pain procedures including, but not limited to the following: epidural steroid injections, facet joint injections, radiofrequency ablation, sacroiliac joint injections, discography, percutaneous disc decompression, epidural lysis of adhesions spinal cord stimulator implants, and minimally-invasive discectomies. Endoscopic spine surgery is a very unique and valuable tool in his armamentarium and makes Dr. Wiederholz one of the most specialized physicians in the field of Pain Medicine.

Dr. Wiederholz uses musculoskeletal ultrasound in the diagnosis of musculoskeletal injuries. He incorporates ultrasound for precise injection therapy including cortisone injections, prolotherapy, and PRP (platelet rich plasma). This technology is also utilized to perform the Tenex procedure, a percutaneous procedure for treating chronic tendon pain (tennis elbow, rotator cuff, plantar fasciitis, etc).

Dr. Wiederholz is the fellowship director for the sports and spine fellowship at Performance Spine & Sports Medicine. Dr. Wiederholz holds an affiliation with Capital Health System and JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute.

Being advanced fellowship trained in Anti-Aging, Regenerative & Functional Medicine means that Dr. Wiederholz has the most advanced training in Anti-Aging Medicine available. He is a leading expert in Bio-Identical Hormone Restoration and helps patients achieve wellness through nutrition, lifestyle, and hormone therapies.

Ronald M. Lieberman, D.O. - Interventional Pain Management . Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Dr. Lieberman is a graduate of the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic in 1988 and graduated from Temple Hospital’s nationally renowned program in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He specializes in diagnostic and therapeutic spinal injections as well as in advanced interventions, with more than 20 years of experience in non-operative spine care in the diagnosis and treatment of an array of painful spine disorders. His early training in disc access procedures was in the late 1990’s under the tutelage of Dr. Kevin Pauza, the inventor of Discseel since which time hundreds of disc access procedures have successfully been performed for patients individually suffering from chronic low back pain as well as for spine surgeons who have consulted him for a pre-operative disc space staging procedure.

For years he was on teaching faculty for the world renowned Spine Intervention Society as well as teaching for the North American Spine Society. He is also the author of the book “Back Pain How to treat” which is available on Amazon.com. Dr. Lieberman is dedicated to treating patients suffering from chronic low back pain in those patients who do not desire surgery or who continue to suffer from back pain despite having had spine surgery.

He is an ardent outdoor advocate and amateur golf enthusiast who is sensitive to the needs of his patients.

Brian J. Shiple, D.O., CAQSM, RMSK - The Center for Sports Medicine and Wellness

Dr. Shiple is a recognized leader of Ultrasound-guided Orthobiologics, including Bone Marrow Concentrate, Adipose Fat Grafts, PRP, and prolotherapy injection work in the Philadelphia area and nationally. He has been in private practice for more than 12 years and spent 13 years as the division chief of Sports Medicine for Crozer-Keystone Health System, where he also directed and founded the Sports Medicine Fellowship program in 1995.

He has been using autologous stem cell injections to treat advanced arthritis and sports injuries since 2010 and is a founding board member of the International Cellular Medicine Society. He believes the future of the specialty is to use advanced regenerative orthobiologic cell-based treatments with minimally invasive techniques in a new specialty called Interventional Regenerative Orthopedic Medicine (IROM).

Dr. Shiple’s Credentials

  • Undergraduate Education 1985, Cum Laude
    • University of Connecticut, Danbury, CT
  • Medical Education 1989
    • New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury, NY 
  • Osteopathic Internship 1990
    • Metropolitan Hospital, Springfield Division Springfield, PA
  • Residency 1993
    • Family Medicine, Medical Center of Delaware, Wilmington, DE
  • Fellowship 1994
    • Sports Medicine, Penn State University, Hershey and Harrisburg, PA
  • Board Certifications
    • Family Medicine, Fellow, American Board of Family Medicine 2014
    • Sports Medicine, American Board of Family Medicine 2014 
  • Academic Appointments
    • Assistant Clinical Professor of Family and Community Medicine,  Temple University School of Medicine
  • Medical Societies
    • American Academy of Orthopedic Medicine (AAOM) – President
    • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM)
    • American Osteopathic Academy of Sports Medicine (AOASM)
    • Spine Intervention Society (SIS)
    • International Cellular Medicine Society (ICMS)
    • American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)

Boris Terebuh, M.D. - Regenerative Spine & Joint Center

Boris Terebuh, MD specializes in providing personalized nonsurgical solutions for spine problems that interfere with the function patients desire and the independence they deserve. Dr. Terebuh completed his Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation residency training at The Ohio State University in 1997 and has been in solo practice in Ohio since 2001 because he is committed to providing accessible, individualized and attentive care to his patients. His regenerative approach to solving spine problems enhances the body’s natural ability to heal itself. His guiding principle is integrity – doing what is right for patients in a conscientious manner with the motivation of helping them become fully functional, independent and satisfied. Dr. Terebuh is a very unique Medical Doctor because he has earned seven Board Certifications in the field of musculoskeletal medicine and nonsurgical spine care. Boris Terebuh, MD is delighted to be a Discseel® provider because this revolutionary new technology aligns perfectly with his preferred regenerative treatment approach and patient care philosophy. Dr. Terebuh is also grateful to Discseel® developer, Kevin Pauza, MD, for all the years of diligent and meticulous research to create this innovative, paradigm-shifting intervention, which will certainly spare countless individuals the prospect of avoidable spine surgical procedures.

Shane Stidham, M.D. - Interventional Pain Management

Shane Stidham, MD completed specialized training in Interventional Pain Management techniques after completing his Anesthesiology residency at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. Dr. Stidham completed his Bachelor of Science degree at Southern Methodist University and received his MD at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. He joined Norman Interventional Pain Management in 2006 and performs a wide array of procedures including, Discseel, epidural steroid injections, radiofrequency ablation, and spinal cord stimulators at the clinic located in Norman, OK.
Dr. Stidham was appointed and is currently serving on the Oklahoma Health Care Workforce Training Commission.

Brandon Tolman, D.O. - Nashville Spine Institute

Narciso Gonzalez III, MD - Pain & Spine Physicians of San Antonio

Dr. Gonzalez specializes in advanced fluoroscopic and ultrasound guided procedural interventions to treat all types of pain syndromes. From bursal injections to kyphoplasty for vertebral compression fractures he is skilled in most advanced pain procedures.

Dr. Gonzalez believes in taking a multi-modal approach for all patients. He will never turn down the opportunity to treat a patient even with the most long-standing difficult to treat pain syndromes. He understands the value of using an individualized comprehensive multi-modal approach for each patient.

  • 2010-2011 Pain Medicine Fellowship UT Health Science Center – San Antonio UT Pain Consultants, Audie Murphy VA
  • 2006-2010 Anesthesiology Residency UT Health Science Center – San Antonio University Hospital, Audie Murphy VA Santa Rosa Children’s Hospital
  • 2002-2006 Medical Degree UT Health Science Center – San Antonio
  • 1998-2002 B.A Biology University of Texas at San Antonio
  • Board Certified in Pain Medicine – 2011
  • Board Certified in Anesthesiology – 2010

Dr. Robert Groysman, M.D.

Robert Groysman, MD, is a specialist in interventional pain management and anesthesiology providing exceptional services at Southwest Pain Management (SPM) in Irving, Texas, for patients experiencing acute and chronic pain. SPM focuses on long-term pain relief, improvement of function, and quality of life. Their goal is not just to treat pain, but to get their patients back to doing the things they love.

Dr. Groysman is a Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology and the American Board of Pain Medicine. He is also a proud member of the Texas Pain Society, American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, and Spine Intervention Society.


Our office is located in Irving, TX. We have been in this location for over three years. Our clinic is less than 15 minutes away from DFW airport and we have secured discounted rates at local hotels for patients traveling in for treatment.


Arrash Kirkland, M.D. - Holistic Pain Management

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