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Diego Gonzalez , MD, DABA, DABPM, MBA
Dr. Gonzalez is Board Certified in Pain Management and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pain Management. He is also Board Certified in Anesthesia and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesia. Dr Gonzalez attended medical school in Costa Rica at the Universidad Autonoma de Centro America, He completed his training and residency at Case Western Reserve University/MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr Gonzalez has been practicing Pain Management and Anesthesia services since 2004. Dr Gonzalez and his family have lived in Albuquerque since 2004.
Lauren Harris, MSN, APRN, FNP-C
Lauren Harris MSN, APRN, FNP-C is a Board-Certified Nurse Practitioner through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners in family practice medicine. Lauren received a Bachelor of Science in nursing from New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, New Mexico. She then earned a Master of Science in nursing from Walden University in Minneapolis, Minnesota graduating top of her class. Lauren is an active member in the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and has received three Daisy Award nominations from her peers and patient family members. Lauren is exceptional at facilitating positive patient relationships with an extensive background in adult and geriatric care. Lauren was born and raised in Silver City, New Mexico and resides in Albuquerque with her husband, and dog, Pete.
Amanda Rodela, MSPAS, PA-C
Amanda Rodela, MSPAS, PA-C is a Board-Certified Physician Assistant through the American Academy of Physician Assistants. Amanda received her Bachelor of Science in Nutrition & Dietetics at the University of New Mexico and went on to earn a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at UNM. Amanda has a background in Emergency Medicine and Urgent care. Amanda was born and raised in Santa Fe, New Mexico and is currently an Albuquerque resident. She enjoys snowboarding, camping, and spending time with her boyfriend and two dogs, Brody and Ollie.
Medical Assistant Coordinator
New Mexico Pain Associates is dedicated to improving the quality of life for patients that suffer from pain that limits their ability to live that life to the fullest. "Our practice is more than medical group," says Diego Gonzalez, MD, the company's CEO. "We consider...