Pain Management Doctors, Chiropractors, and Advance Practice Partners
Pain Management Doctors
Patrick Hogan, D.O.
Patients will find that Dr. Hogan’s Peoria/Glendale practice has something to offer everyone because of his multi-disciplinary approach to pain care. AZ Pain Doctors offers comprehensive pain management care including interventional procedures, chiropractic care, acupuncture, medication management, and supportive durable medical equipment (custom lumbar support braces, knee braces….
Dr. Tristan Pico is fellowship trained in both Interventional Pain Management and Anesthesiology. While the excitement of the operating room was difficult to leave, he found he wanted more personal interaction with his patients. This, paired with his desire to treat pain led him to the field of pain management, which not only provides the opportunity to connect with his patients during their time of greatest difficulty, but also…
Dr. Neil Thakkar is Board-Certified in Anesthesiology and Interventional Pain Management. His desire to be a pain physician started prior to medical school, while caring for his mother, who was afflicted with pain. She suffered from acute post-surgical pain as well as chronic pain following neck surgery. He decided at that point that he wanted to dedicate his career to alleviating the pain of…
Dr. Dallas C. Smith, joined AZ Pain Doctors in 2016 to optimize patient lives. He is passionate about utilizing minimally invasive pain management procedures whenever possible to treat the source of acute and chronic pain.
Dr. Evan Franke developed a passion for pain medicine during residency after witnessing first-hand the difference a comprehensive approach to pain management can make in a patient’s life. Board-Certified in Anesthesiology and Board-Certified in Pain Medicine by the American Board of Anesthesiology, he is trained in all areas of pain medicine and has a special interest in neuromodulation techniques.
Dr. Austin Horrocks developed a passion for pain medicine during his medical school training at Midwestern University in Glendale, AZ. During his training, he worked with numerous pain physicians locally including Dr Hogan. At this time, he fell in love with the practice of pain medicine and with the people of Arizona.
Dr. Tiffany Moat-Hogan currently practices in the Glendale, Arizona office of AZ Pain Doctors. She is Board Certified to practice chiropractic care as well as physiologic therapeutics. During her studies, she became skilled at treating acute and chronic pain utilizing over 12 different chiropractic techniques, as well as learning acupuncture and auriculotherapy…
Dr. Kaitlin Bowen is Board Certified and licensed to practice chiropractic and physiotherapy in Arizona. She earned her Doctorate of Chiropractic, magna cum laude, from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, Iowa, where she also received a Diagnosis Certificate of Merit. During her time at Palmer she was honored to be able to travel to Brazil and treat many people who did not have access to chiropractic…
Dr. Daniel Baum is board certified in chiropractic care and physiologic therapeutics. He is a native of Arizona and a graduate of Arizona State University and the University of Western States School of Chiropractic.
Daryl is driven with a desire to help people, and this led him to a career in nursing. As a nurse, he learned the art of caring for, comforting, and nurturing those who are suffering. He has worked in various areas of nursing including…
Denise Gomez, MSN, FNP-C is a board-certified family nurse practitioner and our latest team member to the AZ Pain Doctors group. She is passionate about helping individuals find the best approach to pain management to improve quality of life.
Samantha Cazares, PA is a board-certified Physician Assistant that recently graduated with a Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies from A.T Still University. She has a passion for building relationships and getting to know her patients and believes that building trust is the first step in quality care.
Danielle Placencia-Tafoya, is a valley native who joined AZ Pain Doctors in 2019. She is a bilingual Nurse Practitioner, excited to help the practice grow into a multi-cultural clinic where we work to improve the quality of life in the patients.
Janet Orozco is a certified physician assistant with over 17 years of experience in surgical spine medicine and pain management. She specializes in providing treatment options for those who suffer from new onset or chronic pain.
Mary Steiner brings a background in Family Practice to pain management. This allows for a holistic approach to patient care. Listening is her top priority to develop an individualized plan that is unique for each patient.
Jim is dedicated to the care and treatment of his patients and is proud to be part of an excellent team of providers and staff. Working in pain management allows him to have a positive impact on his patients’ lives as he helps them achieve higher levels of functioning and a better overall quality of life.
Amanda started her nursing career in 2012 and strives to provide high quality care to her patients utilizing a multidisciplinary approach. She is drawn to pain management to help patients find a tolerable pain level while maintaining a quality of life. When not working, Amanda loves to spend time with her husband and 2 dogs. She enjoys hiking, running and spending time with family and friends.
Jenniffer is an Arizona native and has 5 years of experience as a Registered Nurse. Her experience includes Medical-Surgical, pain management and outpatient surgery. She received her bachelor’s degree from NAU and master’s degree from GCU. She enjoys spending time with her family, hiking, going to sporting events and traveling.