• Fellowship-trained & board certified surgeons
  • More than 75 years combined experience
  • Advisors to international spine technology companies
  • Designers of groundbreaking spine surgery tools
Dr. Cristina Bartis

Dr. Cristina Bartis, M.D.

Interventional Pain Specialist

Dr. Cristina Bartis is a fellowship-trained interventional pain expert with a background in anesthesiology. She is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists and the American Society of Regional and Pain Medicine.

Dr. Justin H. Thompson

Dr. Justin H. Thompson, M.D.

Interventional Pain Specialist

Dr. Justin H. Thompson is a fellowship-trained interventional pain expert and member of the Dallas County Medical Society, the Texas Medical Association and the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

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Dr. Arrash Kirkland, M.D.

Interventional Pain Specialist

Dr. Arrash Kirkland, M.D., is a fellowship-trained interventional spine and pain management physician. With extensive experience in sports medicine, rehabilitation and both interventional and non-interventional pain care techniques.

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Dr. Kenneth Nguyen, D.O.

Interventional Pain Specialist

Dr. Kenneth Nguyen, D.O., is a fellowship-trained pain management physician. Board-certified in both Pain Management and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Dr. Douglas Won, MD

Dr. Douglas Won, M.D.

Spine Surgeon

Dr. Douglas Won is a dual fellowship-trained physician and Board-certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons.

Dr. Brian Blackburn, D.O.

Dr. Brian Blackburn, D.O.

Spine Surgeon

Dr. Brian Blackburn, D.O., is a spine and orthopedic surgeon with comprehensive knowledge of complex spinal disorders.

Samir Desai, PA-C, MHS

Samir Desai, PA-C, MHS

Spine Physician Assistant

Samir Desai, PA-C, MHS, is a spine physician assistant who has been with the Minimally Invasive SpineCARE® family since 2006.

Peter Rhee, PA-C, CNA

Spine Physician Assistant

Peter Rhee, PA-C, is a spine physician assistant and Certified Nursing Assistant.