Board Certified in Psychiatry/Neurology and in Pain Medicine; Fellow of the American Academy of Pain Medicine. Medical Director, NeuroPain Clinic, Knoxville, and Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville. My focus is on personalized and individualized pain medicine care of patients with back and neck pain, neuropathic limb pain, joint pain syndromes and co-morbid psychiatric problems involving pain induced depressive and anxiety spectrum disorders. My work in these areas has been featured on the cover of the journal of Clinical Psychiatry and Kaplan And Saddock's Synopsis of Psychiatry. I am recipient of the Lauflin Fellowship, and the Ronald Reagan Medal of Honor, the latter for my consulting work with the United States Congress.