Pain Management

Live Your Best Life With Better Pain Relief

Chronic pain has a way of severely diminishing a patient’s quality of life. Our pain management specialists follow a comprehensive approach to diagnosing, treating, and reducing pain so that patients feel better in the long run.

Some Reasons To See A Pain Specialist

  • Pain that has lasted for months
  • Pain that continues to worsen
  • Pain that is affecting your daily activities and mood

Basem Hamid, MD

Dr Basem Hamid is trained and board-certified in neurology and pain medicine. He comes from The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, where he served as an assistant professor and the director of the pain fellowship program at the department of pain medicine.


Dr. Umar Mahmood, DO

Dr. Umar Mahmood, D.O., is a fellowship trained in Interventional Pain Management. He completed his B.S. at The University of Texas, Austin before attending Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr Mahmood completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at New York University and an Interventional Spine and Rehabilitation Medicine fellowship at New England Baptist Hospital in Boston, MA, a teaching affiliate of Tufts University School of Medicine and Harvard Medical School.


Moustafa Ahmed, MD

Dr. Moustafa Ahmed, MD is a Pain Medicine Anesthesiology Specialist in Webster, TX. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Ahmed to book an appointment.


Mitchell Engle, MD, PhD

In a world of assembly line medical care, Dr. Engle is markedly different; he is passionate about his patients and helping them achieve wellness. Since every patient comes with a unique life story, he places particular emphasis on knowing and evaluating the whole patient. As such, he firmly believes that each patient must be individually assessed and given a unique treatment plan.Dr. Engle is double board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine.


Jeffery Lee

Dr Jeffery Lee is a native Houstonian, who is board certified in anesthesiology and pain medicine. After finishing his undergraduate education at Stanford University, he obtained his medical degree from the Baylor College of Medicine.


Teodoro Aves, MD

Dr. Aves was born in Manila, Philippines. He attended St. Louis University and shortly after graduated from Washington University – St. Louis Medical School. Dr. Aves went on to complete his residency in Anesthesiology at The University of Texas in 1993. After, he joined the faculty of The University of Texas and served as the assistant director, he also served as chief of Neuroanesthesiology at Memorial Hermann Hospital and later became a Pain Management Specialist and founded Upstanding Pain And Spine. Dr. Aves has been in private practice since 1996, providing care for patients in Pain Management and Anesthesia.


Shabrez Tariq, MD

Shabrez Tariq, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation pain medicine specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Jawahar Nehru Med Coll in 2000 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation pain medicine, pain medicine, and more.