Jacob E. Abraham, M.D.
Founder - Advanced Interventional Pain Mgmt
Dr. Abraham completed his training in Anesthesiology and Pain Management at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville,TN. He grew up in Georgia where he obtained a BS in Microbiology at the University of Georgia. He obtained his medical degree (MD) at the Medical College of Georgia. Dr. Abraham moved to Arkansas in the mid-1990's and has been practicing pain management in the Hot Springs area since 1996.
Dr. Abraham's focus of practice is minimally invasive, nonsurgical procedures under x-ray guidance to reduce patient's chronic spine related pain. Some of the common procedures include epidural steroids, sacroiliac joint injections, facet joint injections, radiofrequency facet nerve ablations, genicular nerve ablations for chronic knee pain and spinal cord stimulators.
Dr. Abraham is a member of the Arkansas Medical Society, American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, American Academy of Pain Medicine and the International Spine Intervention Society. He is Board-certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology and the American Board of Pain Medicine.
Mo Khan, M.D.
Mohammed I. Khan, MD joins us from HealthCare Express Pain Management in Texarkana, Texas where he served for the past three years as Medical Director. Prior to this Dr. Khan served as Medical Director at Pinnacle Pain Center in Washington State. He was raised in Dallas, Texas and is a Dallas Cowboys fan. He received his doctorate of medicine from Texas Tech University where he received several awards. At the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center he completed his Interventional Pain Management Fellowship in addition to serving as the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Administrative Chief Resident. Dr. Khan is double Board-certified in Physical and Rehabilitative Medicine and Pain Management. His special interests in medicine include interventional pain management as well as multimodal treatments for acute and chronic pain conditions. In his free time Dr. Khan enjoys golfing, being outdoors and spending time with baby daughter, Saffa, and his wife Dr. Asma S. Khan who has recently joined CHI St. Vincent’s Family medicine group.
Sharon England, MSN, FNP, APRN, BC
Ms. England grew up in Arkansas where she became an EMT-A. She then moved to Louisiana where she obtained her RN training at LSU at Alexandria. She completed her training as a Family Nurse Practitioner at Loyola University New Orleans in New Orleans, LA. She moved back to Arkansas in 2005 just prior to Katrina.
Ms. England's background encompasses more than 38 years in patient care within a variety of different settings (Home Health Management, Physical Rehabilitation, Women's Health, Hematology / Oncology, Med / Surg, Internal Medicine & Pediatrics). She has been working with Dr. Abraham for the past 9 years and is intimately aware of patient related activities / treatments within the pain management setting.
She is a member of the American Nurses Credentialing Center and was awarded in Louisiana as one of the Great 100 Nurses in 2003.
Chris A. Jarvis, APRN-BC/MSC
Chris is a native Arkansan who grew up in and graduated from Kirby High School in Kirby, Arkansas. He served almost four years in the U.S. Air Force after high school serving in Germany, Turkey, and the United Arab Emirates. In 1995, he began working for the Little Rock Police Department. While at LRPD he completed the paramedic program at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. He also served an additional three years in the Arkansas Air National Guard. Chris attended nursing school at Baptist Health College of Nursing. He spent several years working as a Registered Nurse and nursing supervisor in the Emergency Departments at Southwest Regional Medical Center, UAMS, and Saline Memorial Hospital. He completed the Adult/Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program at Walden University and is board certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Chris holds the following degrees:
- Associate of Science in Emergency Medical Sciences from UAMS
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing from UALR
- Masters of Science in Nursing from Walden University
- Currently completing the Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from UAMS
In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his children. He also volunteered for over 20 years as a Fire Fighter/Paramedic and currently serves with the Turtle Creek Fire Department in Saline County.
"A transparent relationship with the patient has always been important to me. The patients who experience great success from their treatment with us and can now do things they haven't been able to do in years, that's what makes our specialty so amazing! It's all about improving their quality of life." Kayla Hulsey, Practice Manager
Kayla began her career in the medical field ten years ago when she enlisted as an active duty Medic in the United States Army. She later completed an Associate of Applied Science and an Associate of Arts with emphasis in business fundamentals. Prior to pain management, she worked in psychiatry, addiction medicine, and emergency.
Kayla is a single mom to Jackson and Memphis and enjoys spending time with them during her free time. Her other interests include sports, traveling, working out, and hitting the lake during the summer.
Samantha Parton, BSN RN
Samantha Parton joined Advanced Interventional Pain in December of 2017 as the Clinical Director of the Ambulatory Surgery Center.
She graduated with her Associate’s degree in 2014 from National Park Community College and her Bachelor’s degree in 2017 from Arkansas Tech University.
Prior to Advanced Interventional Pain, she worked in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit as a Registered Nurse. She was able to develop her nursing skills as well as leadership abilities. During her time there, she was nominated for a Daisy Award for extraordinary patient care. She has a passion for caring for people.
While managing the surgery center is her primary job function by day, she also enjoys watching her son play soccer and spending time with her family. Samantha resides in Hot Springs with her loving husband Derick, son Daniel and 2 cats.