California Pain Medicine Center
Research & Development
Joshua P. Prager, M.D. M.S.
Kern & Associates Physical Therapy (Becky Kern)
Marilyn S. Jacobs, Ph.D. ABPP
Sanjog Pangarkar, M.D.
Caroline Grierson, R.N. B.S.N
Evvy Shapero, MA
Joann Ov, MSN
California Pain Medicine Center is a medical institution founded by Dr. Joshua Prager in 1997 to treat chronic, intractable pain. CPMC is located at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. CPMC also serves as the umbrella organization for Center for Rehabilitation of Pain Syndromes and other multidisciplinary institutions that together work to treat chronic pain.
Joshua Prager MD – medical director Sanjog Pangarkar, MD medical director, pain clinic Greater Los Angeles Veteran's Administration
Marilyn Jacobs PhD – pain psychologist
Caroline Grierson RN BSN –
neurofeedback specialist Evvy Shapero MS –
neurofeedback specialist Joann Ov-Saavedra NP –
nurse practitioner Virginia Frank PT – physical therapist
UCLA Pain Fellow
Center for Rehabilitation of Pain Syndromes [ edit ]
Center for Rehabilitation of Pain Syndromes (CRPS) is a medical center founded by Joshua Prager in 1999 to manage chronic pain syndromes, especially complex regional pain syndrome. The center is located within the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and is under the auspicies of the California Pain Medicine Center.