Dr. Marlowe is a board-certified medical doctor who specializes in physical medicine and rehabilitation andreceived his medical degree in Arkansas. Dr. Marlowe went on to the completed a surgical internship in Oregon, and then a residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation in Philadelphia. Returning to California in 1999, he began his full-time medical practice. Dr. Evan S. Marlowe is a sports medicine, physical medicine and rehabilitation (physiatry) and preventive medicine medical provider in Santa Ana, California.
Dr. Esposito is a Spine Fellowship trained Orthopaedic Surgeon, specializing in injuries to the shoulders, knees, elbows and low backs. He has been practicing in the Orange County area as an orthopedic surgeon since 1982, providing continued excellent medical care to all patient's.
Dr. Michael Rudolph is an emergency and addiction medicine doctor and see internal medicine patients in Santa Ana, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including College Medical Center and Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons and has been in practice for more than 20 years.
Dr. Scott Small is double board certified in Anesthesiology and Interventional Pain Management. He attended medical school in southern California at Western University of Health Sciences where he graduated with honors in 2007. He then went on to complete his residency in anesthesiology at the University of Connecticut and graduated in 2011. He worked as an anesthesiologist in Orange County for two years where he specialized in ultrasound guided regional anesthesia and post-operative pain management. In 2013 he decided to pursue a fellowship in chronic pain management at the University of Texas in San Antonio. Since that time, he has practiced pain management in Orange County. Dr. Small focuses on a multimodal approach to pain management that combines therapeutic exercise, medication management, and interventions to restore function and improve patient's lives. He is an expert in advanced pain management techniques including ultrasound guided nerve blocks, stem cell therapy, and spinal cord stimulation.
Eric M. Cachia has been a practicing Acupuncturist for 17 years in Workers' compensation and Personal injury. He holds 4 degrees and has attended law school. He is licensed in California and holds Doctor of Acupuncture licenses in Florida and Rhode Island as well. He has certifications in Acupuncture Orthopedics, Acupuncture injection therapy and as a Medical Laser Safety Officer. He has taught an Acupuncture certification program for Medical Doctors at the University of Miami Miller school of Medicine and currently serves as an expert witness for the State of California.
Dr. Hernandez is Board Certified in Physical Therapy, receiving her doctorate of physical therapy education from Azusa Pacific University. She is a certified Clinical Instructor and a certified strength and conditioning specialist. Dr. Hernandez provides outpatient physical therapy services and teaches wellness classes aimed at improving quality of life and active pain management tools for those with chronic pain. She loves working with chronic pain patients including but not limited to low back pain, CRPS/RSD, arthritis, degenerative disc disease, and fibromyalgia. She enjoys teaching her patients that there is a life to be lived beyond their pain.
Dr. Hunter is a chiropractor and qualified medical examiner. Dr. Hunter received her bachelor of science degree from UC Riverside. She then went on to receive her Doctor of Chiropractic from the Southern California University of Health Sciences where she focused on sports medicine. Following graduation she spent several years as adjunct faculty teaching physical and orthopedic exam skills as well as chiropractic manipulative technique. Dr. Hunter currently practices in Santa Ana where she specializes in personal injury and worker’s compensation.
Mark Nguyen is a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in chronic pain and cognitive processing deficit treatment. He earned two doctorate degrees in Educational Leadership and Clinical Psychology from the University of Southern California (USC) and the Chicago School of Professional Psychology. Dr. Nguyen spent his first 15 years working in public education and was an Associate Professor for the School Psychology program at National University in San Diego before joining the IPM team. As a psychologist, Dr. Nguyen helps bring a multidisciplinary approach to patients’ pain management, drawing from different disciplines including Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Reality Therapy and Applied Behavior Analysis.
Dr. Martinez is a Doctor of Chiropractic, who specializes in sports medicine. He received his Chiropractic degree from the Pasadena College of Chiropractic, California, in 1985. Dr. Martinezhas been in full-time practice since February of 1986. Dr. Martinezis board qualified as a sports medicine specialist and is currently pursuing QME certification.
Dr. Don is a Board Certified in Physical Therapist, receiving his physical therapy education from Loma Linda University. His post Graduate education included Master of Physical Therapy in 2006 and Doctor of Physical Therapy in 2008. He is a certified Clinical Instructor. Dr. Don provides inpatient and outpatient physical therapy. He currently is the director of the physical therapy department and the head physical therapist of the functional restoration program at the Santa Ana clinic.
Yehuda GertelPsy.D, Q.M.E earned his Masters and Doctorate in Clinical Psychology at CSPP- LA becoming dually licensed in California and Wisconsin. Currently serving as Director of Behavioral Services at the IPM/Orange Functional Restoration, for over 15 years Dr. Gertel has successfully treated thousands of complex issues including depression, impulse control and anxiety disorders and the psychological effects of chronic pain.