Meet The Team
Arthritis Relief Centers Houston
Clear Lake, Bellaire & Katy
PRAFUL C. SINGH, M.D.
Dr. Singh is a Board-Certified Anesthesiologist and is Fellowship Trained in Pain Management. Since his residency and Fellowship training, Dr. Singh has focused entirely on Pain Management, honing his skills as an expert in his field. He has been practicing medicine for more than 34 years.
ZEHRA HOODA, D.O.
INTERVENTIONAL PAIN MANAGEMENT
Dr. Hooda is a Board-Certified Neurologist and Fellowship trained in Interventional Pain Management. She completed her undergraduate studies at Emory University in Atlanta, GA, and went on to attend medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.
ANDREW STEPHEN LEVINE, M.D.
Andrew Stephen Levine, M.D. is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon and Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. Dr. Levine grew up in New York and attended undergraduate studies at Temple University in Philadelphia. After graduation, he was accepted to Chicago Medical School where he earned his Doctor of Medicine Degree.
HALEY JOHNSON, MSN, FNP-C
Haley is a Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston in 2013. While working as an RN at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, Haley earned her Master of Science in Nursing degree from The University of Texas at Arlington in 2020.
DARWIN SMITH, M.D.
Dr. Smith is a fellowship-trained Interventional Pain Physician and earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Houston and a Doctor of Medicine degree from the Ohio State University College of Medicine. He completed his residency training in anesthesiology at the University of Texas McGovern Medical School in Houston and a fellowship in interventional pain management at Emory University in Atlanta, GA.
DESTINY J. TREVINO, MSN, FNP-C
Mrs. Trevino is a Board-Certified Nurse Practitioner clinically trained in Family and Primary Care Practice from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.
ANGELA WAGGONER, MSN, FNP-C
Angela Waggoner is a bilingual Board-Certified Emergency Nurse Practitioner. With over 15 years of practicing emergency medicine, Angela has a vast array of knowledge including musculoskeletal pain and evaluation, neurology, cardiology, and family medicine.
Arthritis Relief Centers San Antonio & Austin
Austin, New Braunfels, Northside San Antonio, & Downtown San Antonio
LISA D. PERSYN, M.D.
Lisa Persyn is Board Certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Persyn earned a Bachelor of Science in Molecular Biology and Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, both with Honors from the University of Texas at Austin and her Doctor of Medicine degree from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.
STEVEN I. SLOAN, M.D.
INTERVENTIONAL PAIN MANAGEMENTDr. Steven I. Sloan, MD is Board Certified in both Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. He attended medical school at the University of Colorado and did his internship at the VA Medical Center in Boise, ID. Dr. Sloan completed both his residency and fellowship at The Cleveland Clinic in 2005. He has practiced in Albuquerque, NM; and Washington, DC where he was recognized by Consumers’ Checkbook as one of the “Top Doctors in the Washington area”.
DANIEL SHALEV, M.D.
INTERVENTIONAL PAIN MANAGEMENT
Dr. Shalev is a Board-Certified Anesthesiologist and Pain Management physician with more than 20 years of experience. Dr. Shalev has performed thousands of injection procedures for joint pain and arthritis.
MEREDITH REYNOLDS, MSN, ACNP-BC
Meredith is a Board-Certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioner with experience in neurology, emergency medicine, and occupational medicine. She graduated from Vanderbilt University School of Nursing in Nashville, TN with a Master of Science in Nursing in 2012.
BROOKE SWISHER, RN-NP
ADULT-GERIATRIC NURSE PRACTITIONER.
Brooke is a board certified Adult-Geriatric Nurse Practitioner. She received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing in 1998 from Prairie View A&M University College of Nursing in the Texas Medical Center. She received her Masters of Nursing in 2013 from Texas Woman’s University in the Texas Medical Center.