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 Dr. Rojas

Dr Rojas

Dr. Rojas is a fully trained trained Orthopaedic Hand Surgeon before becoming a Board Certified Anesthesiologist and Interventional Pain Management Physician. This mixed training provides her exceptional knowledge of and special insights into musculoskeletal, and other pain issues. She speaks fluent English and Spanish.

Dr. Rojas believes better outcomes are obtained when the patient is an active participant in their own journey of recovery and improvement. She works closely with the patient and consults their Primary Care Physicians, and other specialists to define the best individual course of treatment for each patient. She practices medicine with kindness and good bedside manner, listening to and examining each patient with respect. She treats each patient as a whole, and closely considers each individual’s indications and symptoms. Dr. Rojas frequently reviews images with the patient while clearly explaining possible causes of pain.

Meet Dr. Jennifer Erian

Jennifer ErianDr. Jennifer Erian is a diplomat of the American Board of Anesthesiology and completed her subspecialty training in Pain Medicine at one of the top cancer institutions in the nation, MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. Here she developed a passion for chronic pain and more specifically, cancer-associated pain.

She grew up in Northern Kentucky and then earned a Bachelors Degree in Biology at the University of South Carolina graduating Summa Cum Laude. After receiving her Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, she completed her residency training in Anesthesiology at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.

Dr. Erian holds a vast armamentarium of skills for the treatment of chronic pain. She has a special interest in cancer pain, neuromodulation, and regenerative medicine. Dr. Erian has a deep commitment to keeping abreast of the latest research and therapies within the field of pain medicine to best serve her patients.  She believes in treating the patient as a whole using a multimodal approach to improve quality of life and promoting wellness.

Dr. Erian is a member of several professional organizations including the North American Neuromodulation Society, Texas Pain Society, American Society of Anesthesiologist, Texas Society of Anesthesiologist, Texas Medical Association and the Bexar County Medical Society.

In her free time, Dr. Erian enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter, and French bulldog; running, spin classes, traveling, baking and listening to Texas country music.

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.