Jacob E. Abraham, M.D.
Founder - Advanced Interventional Pain Mgmt
Dr. Abraham completed his training in Anesthesiology and Pain Management at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville,TN. He grew up in Georgia where he obtained a BS in Microbiology at the University of Georgia. He obtained his medical degree(MD) at the Medical College of Georgia. Dr. Abraham moved to Arkansas in the mid 1990's and has been practicing pain management in the Hot Springs area since around 1996.
Dr. Abraham's focus of practice is minimally invasive, nonsurgical procedures under x-ray guidance to reduce patient's chronic spine related pain. Some of the common procedures include epidural steroids, sacroiliac joint injections,facet joint injections,radiofrequency facet nerve ablations, genicular nerve ablations for chronic knee pain and spinal cord stimulators.
Dr. Abraham is a member of the Arkansas Medical Society, American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, American Academy of Pain Medicine and the International Spine Intervention Society. He is Board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology and the American Board of Pain Medicine
Mo I. Khan, M.D.
Mohammed I. Khan, MD joins us from HealthCare Express Pain Management in Texarkana, Texas where he served for the past three years as Medical Director. Prior to this Dr. Khan served as Medical Director at Pinnacle Pain Center in Washington State. He was raised in Dallas, Texas and is a Dallas Cowboys fan. He received his doctorate of medicine from Texas Tech University where he received several awards. The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center was where he completed his Interventional Pain Management Fellowship in addition to serving as the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Administrative Chief Resident. Dr. Khan is double board-certified in Physical and Rehabilitative Medicine and Pain Management. His special interests in medicine include interventional pain management as well as multimodal treatments for acute and chronic pain conditions. In his free time Dr. Khan enjoys golfing, being outdoors and spending time with baby daughter, Saffa and his wife Dr. Asma S. Khan who has recently joined CHI St. Vincent’s Family medicine group.
Sharon England, MSN, FNP, APRN, BC
Ms. England grew up in Arkansas where she became an EMT-A. She then moved to Louisiana where she obtained her RN training at LSU at Alexandria. She completed her training as a Family Nurse Practitioner at Loyola University New Orleans in New Orleans, LA. She moved back to Arkansas in 2005 just prior to Katrina.
Ms. England's background encompasses more than 38 years in patient care within a variety of different settings (Home Health Management, Physical Rehabilitation, Women's Health, Hematology / Oncology, Med / Surg, Internal Medicine & Pediatrics). She has been working with Dr. Abraham for the past 9 years and is intimately aware of patient related activities / treatments within the pain management setting.
She is a member of the American Nurses Credentialing Center and was awarded in Louisiana as one of the Great 100 Nurses in 2003.
Chris A. Jarvis, APRN-BC/MSC
Chris is a native Arkansan who grew up in and graduated from Kirby High School in Kirby, Arkansas. He served almost four years in the U.S. Air Force after high school serving in Germany, Turkey, and the United Arab Emirates. In 1995, he began working for the Little Rock Police Department. While at LRPD he completed the paramedic program at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. He also served an additional three years in the Arkansas Air National Guard. Chris attended nursing school at Baptist Health College of Nursing. He spent several years working as a Registered Nurse and nursing supervisor in the Emergency Departments at Southwest Regional Medical Center, UAMS, and Saline Memorial Hospital. He completed the Adult/Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program at Walden University and is board certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Chris holds the following degrees:
- Associate of Science in Emergency Medical Sciences from UAMS
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing from UALR
- Masters of Science in Nursing from Walden University
- Currently completing the Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from UAMS
In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his children. He also volunteered for over 20 years as a Fire Fighter/Paramedic and currently serves with the Turtle Creek Fire Department in Saline County.
Gina K. Bryant, APRN, AGNP-C
Gina K. Bryant received her Bachelors Of Science Degree in Nursing at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, Arkansas. She received her Master’s Degree in Nursing Science at Walden University in Minneapolis, MN and graduated as an Adult- Gerontology Nurse Practitioner.
Gina is board certified by the American Association of Nurse practitioners. Memberships include American Association of Nurse Practitioners, Alpha Sigma Alpha Sorority, Arkansas Nurse Practitioner Association, and Sigma Theta Tau National Honor Society of Nursing.
She grew up in Texarkana, Arkansas and is a native to the Ark-La-Tex area. She has been providing patient care for the past 23 years within a variety of different settings in the Texarkana and Shreveport-Bossier areas.
Gina has one child. She enjoys working out/weight lifting, flower gardening, and spending time with her family.
Paul Rebsamen, MHA, MBA, CPC
Paul joins Advanced Interventional Pain Management as Practice Administrator after a 17-year career with UAMS where he held numerous leadership positions, working on behalf of patients, in the areas of Physician Billing and Patient Access. He graduated from Hendrix College with a Bachelor of Arts in Business and Economics, with emphasis in Economics. Paul obtained a Master of Health Administration, with honors, from the Fay Boozman College of Public Health at UAMS. He also obtained a Master of Business Administration from the UALR College of Business. Paul is a Certified Professional Coder and he is a member of the American Academy of Professional Coders and the Medical Group Management Association.
Paul is a native Arkansan who enjoys spending time with his family, playing tennis, and cheering on the Razorbacks.