Jayen Patel, MD
Dr. Patel is a graduate of Boston University, School of Medicine. He was awarded his MD after completing his pre-clinical education with the faculty of Boston University and clinical rotations at Boston Medical Center. In his final year there, he expanded his clinical activities to include medical missions in Kenya and Peru.
Dr. Patel continued his training at Mt Sinai School of Medicine in Manhattan, NY where he completed a year of General Surgery training. He furthered his specialization in Anesthesiology at New York University and is Board Certified in Anesthesiology through the American Board of Anesthesiology. Dr. Patel’s specific interests lie in Ultrasound guided nerve blocks, pain management, neuromodulation and headache treatments. He is one of very few physicians that performs neuromodulation implants for headaches and chronic migraines.
Dr. Patel started his professional career at Boston University where he earned a degree as Bachelor of Arts in Biology—Summa Cum Laude. For his research in mammalian neuroendocrinology, he was awarded the distinguished Howard Hughes fellowship award for independent research which led to a senior thesis concerning the hormonal effects on the brain that predict behavior. That research awarded Dr. Patel a distinction in biological Sciences by Boston University and was named class speaker.
Dr. Patel is a native of Kenya and is at ease speaking Kiswahili and Gujarati. His interests beyond medicine lie in photography, painting, scuba diving, golf and travel.
Voted Best Three Pain Management Doctors in Tulsa
Jayen H. Patel, MD
OKLAHOMA PAIN AND WELLNESS CENTER – Foot Pain, Chest Pain, Ribs Pain, Headaches, Chronic Migraines, Herniated, Degenerative Disc, Facet Joint Inflammation, Back Pain, Hip Pain, Shoulder Pain, Knee Pain, Leg Pain, Arm Pain, Abdomen Pain, Pelvis Pain, Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction & Spinal Stenosis
One of very few physicians that performs Neuromodulation Implants for Headaches & Chronic Migraines – Offers guidance in surgical services, imaging, chiropractic therapies, acupuncture, massage therapy and psychological counseling
Dr. Cara Guariglia, MD
Dr. Cara Guariglia has over 19 years of experience as a board certified physician. Her specialties include General Practice with an emphasis in Pain Management. She received her Bachelor degree from the University of Texas in Biology. She also received her Master’s in Nutrition from Oklahoma State University. She received her Doctorate from Ross University School of Medicine.
Dr. Cara is also certified from ASAM for the treatment of Opioid Use Disorder.
Dr. Satyendra Arya, MD
Dr. Satyendra Arya is a Diagnostic Radiology specialist. He attended and graduated from medical school in 1989 from All India Institute of Medical Sciences. Dr. Arya has over 29 years of diverse experience, specifically in Diagnostic Radiology. Dr. Arya’s Radiology Residency was completed at Integris Baptist Medical Center. He has practiced in Texas, Kentucky, and Oklahoma over his 29 years as a physician.
Dr. William Yarborough, MD FACP FASAM
Dr. Yarborough graduated from OUHSC, in OKC, in 1977, with honors. In 1995, Dr. Yarborough became Medical Director of 12 & 12 Drug and Alcohol treatment center, and served in that capacity for 20 years.
Dr. Gerald Merritt IV, DPM
Dr. Gerald Merritt IV joined Oklahoma Pain and Wellness in 2020. He is a native of Texas and completed his undergraduate and master studies at Southern Methodist University in Dallas. Along with having academic success at Southern Methodist University, Dr. Merritt was a member of the men’s swim team, where he helped lead the team to four conference titles and was a member of the Olympic trial qualifying team. He then went on to receive his medical degree from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine in Chicago and was honored for his academic success with being inducted into the Pi Delta National Honor Society. He then went on to complete a three-year reconstructive foot and ankle surgical residency at the prestigious Westside Regional Medical Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. During his residency, he developed expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of pathology and trauma affecting all aspects of the pediatric and adult, foot and ankle. He also conducted multiple comprehensive research studies and is published in several prominent clinical journals. Dr. Merritt has special interest in foot and ankle surgery, sports medicine, diabetic wound care and limb salvage and minimally invasive procedures (MIS).
Rebecca McBride, APRN
Rebecca received a Bachelor of Nursing, a Masters of Science in Nursing Education and a Post Masters as a Family Nurse Practitioner, all from the University of Oklahoma Health Science Center.
Zoee Rayner, APRN-CNP
Zoee completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Central Oklahoma and then earned her Master of Science degree at Purdue University Global. She holds a national board certification with American Academy of Nurse Practitioners as a family nurse practitioner.
Ruby Thomas, APRN-CNP
Ruby Thomas received her Bachelors from Wesleyan University and her Masters as an Adult Nurse Practitioner from the University of Cincinnati. She has been practicing healthcare in Tulsa for 18 years. Her personal interests include reading, volunteering at church and spending time with her family.
Cheryl Feken, APRN-CNP
Cheryl received her Bachelor of Nursing from the University of Tulsa, Masters of Nursing from the University of Oklahoma and Post Masters as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Graceland University, MO.
Fun Fact – avid cyclist participating in organized rides such as Tulsa Tough, Tour de Tulsa and Hotter than Hell.
Amit Mirchandani, MD
Dr. Mirchandani is a physician trained at Rhodes College (Memphis, TN), University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Yale University (Anesthesiology), Rush University (Pain Management)
Dr. Amit Mirchandani is a graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine. He continued his training at Yale University in New Haven, CT where he completed his Anesthesiology residency. He further specialized in Interventional Pain Management by completing an ACGME accredited fellowship at Rush University in Chicago, IL. He is double board certified in both Anesthesiology & Pain Management.
Douglas Powell, DO
Douglas Powell, DO is a cofounder of IHS. Dr. Powell is a double fellowship trained cardiac radiologist and interventional radiologist. He is currently in a large private practice in Oklahoma City, OK. He is Board Certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Radiology in Interventional Radiology & Diagnostic Radiology with Certificates of Added Qualifications (CAQ) in Inventional Radiology.
Dr. Powell has been passionately engaged in teaching residents and fellows the complementary advancements in cardiac imaging and interventions for over 20 years. During his career, as Associate Professor of Radiology at Oklahoma University Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, OK and Assistant Professor of Radiology at University of North Dakota, he has served as mentor and instructor of advanced cardiac imaging for medical students, residents and fellows in radiology.
Dr. Powell graduated with a BA from Albion College, Albion, MI and attended Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine (MSU-COM) where he participated in the early utilization of MRI for cardiac imaging. He completed residency in Diagnostic Radiology from Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine (OSU-COM). He completed a fellowship in Advanced Cardiac Imaging (emphasis on MRI/CT) from Cleveland Clinic Foundation, in Cleveland, OH. He completed a second complementary fellowship in Vascular Interventional Radiology from Case Western Reserve University, in Cleveland, OH. Dr. Powell has Certificate of Added Qualifications (CAQ) in Interventional Radiology. He has served as an International Radiology Board examiner to advance cardiac imaging and interventions. Dr. Powell with his wife and 4 sons live in Oklahoma City, OK