Meet Our Staff

Thomas L. Yearwood, MD, PhD

Thomas L. Yearwood, MD, PhDEducation: BS, MS, PhD, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA

Medical School: LSU School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA

Internship & Surgical Residency: University of Washington, Affiliated Hospitals, Seattle, WA

Anesthesiology Residency: University of Texas Medical Branch,
Galveston, TX

Academic Appointments:
Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology
University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL

Certification and Licensure:
State of Alabama
State of Mississippi
State of Louisiana
American Board of Anesthesiology
American Board of Pain Medicine

Hunt Hapworth, MD

IMG 7307Education: BA, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Medical School: University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA

Internship:
Transitional Medicine, Georgetown University, Washington, DC
Inova Fairfax Hospital, Falls Church, VA

Anesthesiology Residency: UAB, Birmingham, AL

Fellowship: Pain Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Certification and Licensure:
State of Alabama
State of Mississippi
State of Virginia
American Board of Anesthesiology
American Board of Pain Medicine

Matthew Barfield, DO

Matthew Barfield, DO Education: BS, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX

Medical School: University of North Texas Health Sciences Center, Fort Worth

Internship: Plaza Medical Center, Fort Worth, TX

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Residency: Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Certification and Licensure:
State of Alabama
State of Mississippi
State of Texas
American Board of Pain Medicine
American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Joshua E. Tucker, DO

Joshua Tucker, DO Education: BS, MS, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO

Medical School: DO, Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, East Lansing, MI

Preliminary Medicine/Neurology: University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Residency: University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI

Certification and Licensure: Osteopathic Medical License

Jake Epker, PhD (consultant)

Jake Epker, PhD (consultant) Education: BA, Amherst College Amherst, MA

Medical School: MS, PhD, University of Texas Southwestern, Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Internship: University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Fellowship: Health Psychology, Chronic Pain, Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

Certification and Licensure:
State of Alabama
State of Mississippi

Baylissa Bridges, MHS, PA-C

Baylissa Bridges, MHS, PA-C Education:
BS, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
MHS, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL

Certification and Licensure:
State of Alabama
State of Mississippi

Allison Garstecki, PA-C, MHS

EducationAllison Garstecki, PA-C, MHS
B.S., Biology, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 
Master of Health Sciences, Physician Assistant Studies, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL

Certification & Licensures
States of Alabama and Mississippi

Kimberly Fortier, MHS, PA-C

Kimberly Fortier, MHS, PA-C Education:BS, Athletic Training
University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL

Master of Health Science, Physician Assistant Studies
University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL

Certification and Licensure: State of Mississippi

Kristy Barrentine, CANP

kristy barrentineEducation:
M.S., Nursing, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL
Concentration: Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

B.S., Nursing, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL

Board Certification
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, American Nurses Credentialing Center

Licensure

  • Acute Care Nurse Practitioner: Mississippi State Board of Nursing
  • Registered Nurse: Alabama State Board of Nursing

Rhonda Rogers, MSPT, CMPE

RhondaRogersPractice Administrator 

Rhonda Rogers has earned extensive healthcare practice and administration experience over the last twenty-five years.

This includes her role as Practice Administrator of Pain Consultants ASC, LLC and Comprehensive Pain and Rehabilitation.

Education:
M.S., University of Mobile
Mobile, AL

B.S., Physical Therapy
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL

Pre-Physical Therapy
Auburn University
Auburn, AL

Certification:
Certified Medical Practice Executive