Meet Dr. Stephanie Jones

jonesNEWDr. Stephanie Jones is a diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology with a subspecialty certification in Pain Management. She completed her post-doctorate Fellowship in Pain Medicine from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio and has been in private practice since 1997.

Dr. Jones completed her undergraduate work from Angelo State University graduating Magna Cum Laude. A frequent lecturer, Dr. Jones believes in educating the public and other physicians about the need for pain management. She is a member of several professional organizations including the American Academy of Pain Medicine, the American Society of Regional Anesthesia, Texas Medical Association, and the Bexar County Medical Society.

Her interests are cancer pain, back and neck pain, Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (i.e. Complex Regional Pain Syndrome), and female pelvic pain. Her experience with spinal cord stimulators and intrathecal pumps for chronic pain patients is extensive. She also has extensive experience using botulinum toxin (e.g. Botox, Myobloc) for pain. Dr. Jones approaches every patient with persistent hope and believes everyone has the right to live as pain free as possible.

Besides work she enjoys spending time with three children. She can also be found playing volleyball, doing Bikram yoga, and working out.

Meet Chrys Longoria, FNP

Chrys LongoriaPrior to joining Dr. Stephanie Jones, Nurse Practitioner* Chrys Longoria worked for the Education Department for the Methodist Healthcare System teaching Labor & Delivery and Women’s Health, Nursing Orientation and was Part-time Faculty at the University of Texas Health Science Center for Nursing students.

She has over 15 years of nursing experience. She received her Master of Science Degree in Pediatrics in 1998. In addition, she received her Family Nurse Practitioner degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio in 2006 and has been working for Dr. Jones ever since. She is certified as an FNP by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Chrys is happily married and has 3 children.

*A nurse practitioner (NP) is a registered nurse (RN) who has completed advanced education (a minimum of a master's degree) and training in the diagnosis and management of common medical conditions, including chronic illnesses. Nurse practitioners provide high-quality specialty health care services similar to those of a physician.  An NP conducts physical exams, diagnoses and treats illnesses, orders and interprets tests, counsels on preventive health care, assists in surgery, and writes prescriptions.  Working closely with Dr. Jones, FNP Longoria will provide you top quality health care.