Project Description

Juan Egas, MD
Juan Egas, MDInterventional Pain
Phone: 813-333-9113
Email:Dregas@neuspineinstitute.com
Servicing our Brandon & Trinity Offices

Dr. Juan Egas is an interventional pain physician at NeuSpine Institute. He is board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology in both Anesthesia and Interventional Pain Management. He completed his medical school at the Catholic University of Guayaquil in Ecuador, where he graduated with honors. After finishing Medical school, he decided to follow his father’s footsteps and specialize in the field of Anesthesiology (his father is an anesthesiologist with more than 20 years of experience). Once he became more involved with the US healthcare system, he started exploring other components within the scope of practice of anesthesiology. He decided to train in Pain Medicine not only because he became very compassionate about treating chronic pain patients, but also he is very passionate about improving his patients’ overall function and the quality of their lives.

Dr. Egas trained in the US with world leaders in the field of Anesthesiology and Pain Management. He completed his anesthesia residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital and his pain management fellowship at Stanford Hospital and Clinics. During his years of training, Dr. Egas excelled in his clinical training, learning the most up to date techniques with the use of cutting edge technology.

Prior to his arrival, he practiced in both the state of California and the state of West Virginia excelling in inpatient care at both places. His focus on how to treat pain is providing a multidisciplinary approach, heavily focused on improving his patients’ quality of life and functional restoration. He has an in-depth knowledge of complex pharmacology, physical rehabilitation, routine and advanced procedures for the treatment of your pain. He continues to advance his practice of medicine by maintaining up-to-date information with the most current and cutting-edge techniques in pain management to treat the most difficult cases of refractory pain.

Dr. Egas brings to NeuSpine Institute experience, knowledge, compassion, and reliability to treat your pain. Dr. Egas specializes in fluoroscopic (Xray) and ultrasound-guided injections. Dr. Egas has been an author of peer-reviewed articles, abstracts, and book chapters. During his free time, he enjoys practicing yoga daily, jogging, hiking and biking.

Kamal Patel, MD
Kamal Patel, MDInterventional Pain
Phone: 813-333-9113
Email:Drpatel@neuspineinstitute.com
Servicing our Wesley Chapel Office

Dr. Kamal Patel is a fellowship-trained interventional and non-interventional pain specialist at NeuSpine Institute.

Dr. Patel has spent years helping patients resolve their acute and chronic spine and joint pain.

Dr. Patel earned his bachelor’s degree with honors in Biomedical Engineering from the George Washington University School of Engineering and Applied Science. During his tenure, Dr. Patel invented a digital goniometer that is used to measure extension and flexion of a joint within 0.7 degrees of accuracy.

After earning his degree, Dr. Patel attended the George Washington University Medical School and earned his MD. During his medical school years, Dr. Patel worked at the Neuroendocrine Unit at the Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School to publish multiple papers and conducted research on athletes in the Boston area.

After medical school, Dr. Patel trained at the Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia for 3 years as an Emergency Medicine Resident. Around this time, Dr. Patel found an opportunity to move to Tampa, Florida for an Occupational Medicine Residency position at the University of South Florida. Within two years, Dr. Patel became the chief resident of the Occupational Medicine Residency and graduated with a Master of Science in Public Health from USF.

Dr. Patel also completed a fellowship in interventional and non-interventional pain at the Deuk Spine Institute in Melbourne, FL. At this position, Dr. Patel completed over 2700 procedures including kyphoplasties, spinal cord stimulator placements, and other minimally invasive procedures. Through his education and experience, he brings a unique and progressive approach to Pain Management and NeuSpine Institute. He looks forward to bringing these innovative techniques to his patients in Dade City and Wesley Chapel.

Thank you for taking the time to learn about myself. I look forward to taking care of you or a loved one. Please do not hesitate to call our office to set up a consultation.

Richa Sutaria, MD
Richa Sutaria, MDInterventional Pain
Phone: 813-333-2060
Email:DrSutaria@NeuSpineInstitute.com
Servicing our Zephyrhills Office

Dr. Richa Sutaria completed fellowship training in Pain Medicine at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, OH. She also completed residency training in Anesthesiology at the University of Florida where she served as chief resident. Dr. Sutaria is passionate about relieving pain to improve the quality of life for her patients.

Dr. Sutaria has authored several book chapters, case reports, and has presented at numerous national conferences. She is an active and contributing member of several leading national pain organizations including North American Neuromodulation Society (NANS), American Society of Regional Anesthesia (ASRA), and American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP).

As a physician at NeuSpine Institute, Dr. Sutaria practices a comprehensive and personalized approach tailored to each individual patient. She continues to advance her practice by remaining up-to-date on the most cutting-edge techniques in pain management with a focus on neck pain, low back pain, joint pain, neuropathic pain, complex regional pain syndrome, and compression fractures. She has a special interest in neuromodulation such as spinal cord stimulators and dorsal root ganglion stimulation, as well as vertebral augmentation. She looks forward to bringing these innovative techniques to her patients in Wesley Chapel and Zephyrhills.

James Weinberg, MD
James Weinberg, MD Interventional Pain
Phone: 813-333-1186
Email:DrWeinberg@NeuSpineInstitute.com
Servicing our Lakeland & Brandon Offices

Dr. Weinberg is a fellowship trained interventional pain physician at NeuSpine Institute.

He completed both residency in anesthesiology as well as a pain medicine fellowship at the preeminent University of Michigan, working with world renowned physicians.  Dr. Weinberg also completed two years of neurosurgical training at the University of Vermont; bringing with him a broad spectrum of knowledge and clinical skills to best address his patient’s concerns.

Dr. Weinberg earned his bachelor’s degree with honors from Cornell University. Following this he assisted in clinical research focusing on the neurobiology of late life depression and schizophrenia at Cornell Medical School and Yale University respectively. He received a Masters of Science from New York Medical College, where he completed the highly competitive Accelerated Interdisciplinary Basic Medical Sciences Program. He then earned his Doctor of Medicine degree at the University of South Carolina.

Dr. Weinberg has published numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals and has presented at several national conferences in the fields of neurosurgery and anesthesiology. Dr. Weinberg has received multiple accolades including election to Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Medical Honor Society and receiving the coveted Dean’s Special Recognition award for academic distinction from the University of South Carolina.

Growing up in a medical family Dr. Weinberg learned the importance of clinical care that encompasses both the ideals of humanism and clinical excellence.

In addition to treating acute and chronic pain, Dr. Weinberg, has a special interest in peripheral and central neuromodulation, vertebral augmentation, and ultrasound guided interventions. He looks forward to bringing comprehensive and personalized care to you and your loved ones.