SoFHA Interventional Pain Management
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm
“Best Doctor in the area for pain management.” – SATISFIED PATIENT
“Always an excellent experience. Very helpful and respectful.” – SATISFIED PATIENT
Wayne Woodbury, M.D.
Dr. Wayne Woodbury graduated Magna Cum Laude from Arizona State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Microbiology. He received is medical training at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Woodbury completed both his internship and his Residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin and affiliated Hospitals.
He is Board Certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and currently is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation as well as the Southern Pain Society. He has previously served as the Medical Director of Rehab Plus, here in Johnson City. He has over twenty years of experience in the field of Interventional Pain Management and had a private practice for many years in Savannah, GA.
His approach to Pain Management utilizes the most current technologies and procedures in the most compassionate way possible to achieve the best outcome for his patients.
Dr. Woodbury has been married to his High School sweetheart for forty years and they have three daughters and two sons. He enjoys spending time with his family, snow skiing, off-roading, fishing, and serving his church. He served a two year mission for his church in Venezuela and speaks Spanish as a second language as a result.
Heather Hambrick, N.P.
Heather Hambrick received her bachelors of science is nursing from ETSU in 1999. She completed her masters of science in nursing for adult nurse practitioner from ETSU in 2006. She has worked as a nurse practitioner in interventional pain management with neurosurgery for the previous 8 years. Prior to that she worked as a NP in hematology, oncology, hospitalist, and internal medicine.
Jill Tipton, F.N.P.
Jill was born in Chattanooga, but has lived most of her life in East Tennessee. She adores spending time with her beautiful daughter, Emily. She has always been an animal lover, so they truly enjoy their two cats and boxer. Jill followed in the footsteps of her mother who was also a nurse. Her love of nursing led her to a career as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She completed her Bachelor of Science in 2002 and also her Master of Science Degree from ETSU in 2010. She appreciates the opportunity to make even a small difference in a patient’s day. She has found that listening is one of the greatest gifts she can give her patients. Since 1991, she has worked as a CNA, LPN, RN and now FNP. Her experience includes Home Health, Labor & Delivery, Emergency Room and Urgent Care.
Melissa White, N.P.
An East Tennessee native, Melissa earned bachelor’s degrees in Public Health and in Nursing as well as a master’s degree in Nursing from East Tennessee State University.
As a nurse practitioner, Ms. White has experience in the ER, ICU and in Clinical Administration. She has spent the last seven years of her career in pain management where she enjoys evaluating patients and making recommendations to help them manage acute and chronic pain. Using the Tennessee Chronic Pain Guidelines, Melissa establishes a plan that includes treatment or modalities beyond opioids. Her goal is to improve her patients’ function while reducing their pain.
When she is not helping people manage their pain, Ms. White enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons, attending church services at Tri-Cities Baptist Church, cheering her sons on at their basketball games, and having a good laugh.
Angie Boling, Practice Manager
At SoFHA Interventional Pain Management, we offer the following services:
- Medication management
- Cervical/thoracic epidural steroid injections
- Lumbar epidural steroid injections
- Trigger point injections
- Facet joint injections
- Lumbar medial branch blocks
- Lumbar Radiofrequency Ablation
- Cervical medial branch blocks
- Cervical Radiofrequency Ablation
- Occipital nerve blocks
- Botox injections (non-cosmetic)
- Botox for headache treatment
- Spinal cord stimulator trial
- Permanent spinal cord stimulator
- Independent medical exams
- Sphenopalatine radiofrequency for headaches
- Lumbar intra-articular facet blocks
- Shoulder, knee, or hip injections