Arlingron, Texas (PressExposure) June 29, 2013 -- Minimally Invasive SpineCARE® recently hired Dr. Christopher S. Chun - a fellowship-trained, interventional pain specialist - to lead its newest clinic, which opened May 24, 2013, in Arlington, Texas. The clinic, located in suite 224 of the USMD Hospital, 801 West Interstate 20, is the 14th location for the nationally acclaimed, fully comprehensive spine center.
"We are truly honored to have such a prominent, interventional pain specialist join our organization," says Dr. Douglas Won, founder and director of Minimally Invasive SpineCARE. "We recruited Dr. Chun to head our new Arlington location because he has great expertise in the field of complex pain management and a compassionate approach to treating patients - qualities we deeply value."
Before joining Minimally Invasive SpineCARE, Dr. Chun led the Huguley Center for Pain Management in Burleson, Texas, which he founded in 2009. He is board certified in both anesthesiology and pain management and has more than 15 years of experience in the medical field. He is an authority on interventional pain procedures that address a wide variety of spinal disorders. In addition, Dr. Chun serves as a resource for and consultant to physicians across the country, training them on cutting-edge pain procedures.
"As a doctor, I've always believed that patients come first, and that treatment should be individualized for each unique patient. I'm excited about joining Minimally Invasive SpineCARE because that's how they practice as well. Quality patient care and efficiency are top priorities for Minimally Invasive SpineCARE," said Dr. Chun. "The new Arlington location will allow us to help patients living in Arlington and Mansfield who need that kind of care. It's an underserved area for pain management."
Dr. Chun has roots in several areas of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. He spent his formative years in Plano and Garland, Texas; as a doctor, he has cared for patients in Tarrant, Johnson and Dallas counties, concentrating in Fort Worth, Burleson and Dallas. He is fellowship-trained in interventional and multidisciplinary pain management through Loma Linda University School of Medicine and Medical Center in California, where he also completed his residency, internship and Doctorate of Medicine.
He is a member of the International Spine Intervention Society, North American Spine Society, American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, Texas Pain Society, Texas Medical Association and Dallas County Medical Society.
Minimally Invasive SpineCARE is a nationally acclaimed, fully comprehensive spine center for surgical and non-surgical treatments. Headquartered in Irving, Texas, Minimally Invasive SpineCARE has 14 clinics in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. Services include pain mapping and other diagnostic services, adult stem cell therapy, surgical procedures, non-surgical treatments, and chiropractic and physical therapy. For more information, visit http://www.SpineCareDFW.com, or call 1-888-600-6474. Connect with Minimally Invasive SpineCARE on Facebook ([https://www.facebook.com/SpineCareDFW]), Twitter (https://twitter.com/#!/spinecaredfw) or YouTube ([http://www.youtube.com/spinecaredfw]).
Minimally Invasive SpineCARE® locations:
1851 Medical Center Drive, Decatur, TX 76234
1001 Robbie Mince Way, Desoto, TX 75115
9330 Poppy Drive, Ste. 500, Dallas, TX 75218
8750 North Central Expressway, Ste. 1750, Dallas, TX 75231
800 Eighth Avenue, Ste. 440, Fort Worth, TX 76104
4400 Heritage Trace Parkway, Ste. 208, Fort Worth, TX 76244
8501 Wade Boulevard, Ste. 270, Frisco, TX 75034
5224 South State Highway 360, Ste. 230, Grand Prairie, TX 75052
4301 North MacArthur Boulevard, Ste. 101, Irving, TX 75038
6850 TPC Drive, Ste. 116, McKinney, TX 75070
4716 Alliance Boulevard, Pavilion 2, Ste. 218, Plano, TX 75093
1600 Republic Parkway, Ste. 100, Mesquite, TX 75150
801 West Interstate 20, Ste. 224, Arlington, TX 76017
649 North East Alsbury Boulevard, Burleson, TX 76028