Lumbar and Cervical Radiofrequency Ablation

Discography Diagnostic Testing

Epidural Steroid Injections

Spinal Cord Stimulator Trials

Pablo P. Zeballos D.O., M.S.

Education:

2008 Fellowship Pain Management – Department of Anesthesiology & Pain
Management University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
2007 Residency Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
2004 Internship Transitional Internship - Plaza Medical Center-Fort Worth
2003 D.O. Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
University of North Texas Health Science Center/ Texas
College of Osteopathic Medicine
1996 M.S. Microbiology - Texas Tech University
1994 B.S. Biology - University of Texas at El Paso

 


Clinical Appointments:

Clinical Instructor
Baylor Medical Center of Garland
Department of Family Medicine Residency Program
Garland, Texas

Clinical Instructor
Methodist Charlton Medical Center
Family Practice Residency Program
Dallas, Texas

Medical License:

Texas State Board of Medical Examiners – Permit # L9971

News

Dr. Zeballos receives Volunteer Faculty of the Year 2010-2011 from Methodist Charlton Medical Center Family Residency Program

Interventional Spine & Pain, PA of Dallas Receives Prestigious Patients' Choice Award

The Patients’ Choice Award is tabulated by MDx Medical, Inc.,  compiling feedback from over 720,000 active physicians. The award is voted on by patients across the U.S. who provide feedback online about their experienced with their doctors. Congratulations Dr. Zeballos!

Research/Honors:

2006-07 Chief Resident PM&R – UT Southwestern Medical Center
2007 Senior Resident of the Year – PM&R UT-Southwestern Medical Center
2006-07 GME Residency Board – UT Southwestern Medical Center
2007 Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting – Case Report on Mononeuritis Multiplex
2005-06 Contributing editor Rehab in Review- The Surveillance Journal for Rehabilitation Professionals
1994-96 Research Assistant Dept. of Microbiology - Texas Tech University
1992 Summer Undergraduate Research Program University of Texas at Austin in Molecular Cell Biology
1994-96 Golden Key National Honor Society
1995 Order of Omega National Honor Society
1994-1996 Alpha Epsilon Delta Pre-medical Honor Society
1994-1996 Who’s Who in American Universities and Colleges

Presentations/Lectures:

  • Interventional Pain Management Updates and Case Reports - Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas. Internal Medicine Grand Rounds. January 25, 2012.

  • Medications for Pain Management in the Primary Care Setting - Methodist Charlton Medical Center. Family Medicine Grand Rounds. January 3, 2012.

  • Everything You Wanted to Know About Pain But Were Afraid to Ask - Junior League of Dallas. April 14, 2011.

  • What is Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Methodist Charlton Medical Center. Family Medicine Residency Lecture Series. April 5, 2011.

  • The Prevention of Discitis During Discography - Review Article - The Spine Journal. 9. (2009) 936-943.

  • Supporting Faculty Lecturer - 7th Annual Update in Pain Management with Cadaver Workshop -   UT Southwestern Medical Center Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management, Dallas Texas.  January 17, 2010

  • Non-Surgical Management of Back Pain - Internal Medicine Grand Rounds.  Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, January 27, 2010

  • Pain and Your Body - A Candid Discussion about Pain Management with Dr. Zeballos.  Junior League of Plano, Texas. January 19, 2010

  • Update in Pain Management with Cadaver Workshop - Guest Faculty Lecturer.  UT Southwestern Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management, Dallas Texas.  January 24, 2009

  • Physical Examination of the Spine - Internal Medicine Grand Rounds.  Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, December 17, 2008

  • Pain Management in the Primary Care Setting - Grand Rounds Presentation.  Methodist Charlton Medical Center Department of Family Medicine, October 23, 2008

  • Repeat Percutaneous Kyphoplasty for Previously Treated Level for Recurrent Painful Vertebral Compression Fracture – Case Report at American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians 10th Annual Meeting. Washington D.C. 2008

  • Pulsed RF lesioning of ilioinguinal and iliohypogastric nerves for chronic groin pain following inguinal hernia repair – Abstract presentation at American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians 10th Annual Meeting. Washington D.C. 2008

  • Physical Assessment of the Chronic Pain Patient- Parkland Hospital Community Oriented Primary Care Forum Pain Symposium. 2008

  • Update in Pain Management Cadaver Workshop – Faculty lecturer for UT Southwestern Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Management. February 2008

  • Mononeuritis Multiplex – Poster Presentation at the Association of Academic Physiatrists 2007 Annual Meeting in San Juan, Puerto Rico. April 2007

  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome – Grand Rounds Presentation. UT Southwestern Medical Center Department of PM&R, June 1, 2007

  • Diskogenic Pain – Grand Rounds Presentation. UT San Antonio Health Science Center Department of Pain Management, September 2006

  • Physical Therapy Techniques – Grand Rounds Presentation. Veterans Affair Medical Center at Dallas, Department of Anesthesiology, August 2006

Procedural Skills

  • Discography
  • Intradiscal Electrothermal Therapy (IDET)/Biacuplasty (Transdiscal radiofrequency)
  • Vertebroplasty/Kyphoplasty
  • Nucleoplasty/Disc Decompression
  • Gasserian/sphenopalatine ganglion blocks
  • Spinal Cord Stimulator
  • Intrathecal Pump
  • Sympathetic Blocks/Neurolytics
  • Epidural steroid injection (ESI)/Caudal ESI
  • Selective Nerve Root Block/TFESI
  • Medial branch nerve block
  • Radio frequency ablation
  • Facet joint injections
  • Sacroiliac joint injection
  • Botulinum toxin neuromuscular injections
  • Intra-articular, bursal, and trigger point injections
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

Active Member/Professional Societies:

  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R)
  • American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA)
  • American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP)
  • International Spine Interventional Society (ISIS)
  • North American Spine Society (NASS)
  • Physiatric Association of Spine, Sports and Occupational Rehabilitation (PASSOR)
  • American Medical Association (AMA)/ Texas Medical Association (TMA)
  • American Osteopathic Association (AOA) /Texas Osteopathic Medical Association
  • Dallas County Medical Society (DCMS)/ Texas Pain Society

Languages/Interests:

Current Bilingual fluency in English and Spanish
1995-96 Rugby Club/ Soccer Club Captain – Univ. of Texas at El Paso