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Meet Our Faculty

Broad Expertise for a Multidisciplinary Problem

Josh Green, MD

Lieutenant Governor of Hawai'i; Medical Director, Hawaii IPA

Joshua B. Green, MD received his medical degree from Penn State University in 1997. After finishing medical school, Dr. Green traveled to South Africa where he worked in missionary hospitals as a volunteer physician,…

Amy Corliss, MD

Chief of Staff and Medical Director, Palliative Care and Patient Safety and Quality at Wilcox Memorial Hospital

Dr. Corliss' philosophy of care is to treat every patient first and foremost as a whole person and focus on improving his or her quality of life. She believes that physicians have a lot…

    Scott J. Miscovich, MD

    Chairman, Hawaii Narcotics Policy Work Group; President & Founder, Premier Medical Group Hawaii; Member, Legislative Policy Committee of the Hawaii Medical Association

    Dr. Scott Miscovich is a Family Physician and owner of Windward Primary Care Physicians and Windward Urgent Care in Kaneohe. He currently serves as Chairman of the State of Hawaii Narcotics Working Group (HO’OLA) where he…

      Geri Young, MD

      Chief Medical Officer, Kaua'i Medical Clinic

      Dr. Geri Q. L. Young, MD, serves as Chief Medical Officer of Kauai Medical Clinic at Hawai'i Pacific Health. Dr. Young served as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at the John A. Burns…

        Avinash Ramchandani, MD, MBA

        Pain Management Specialist, Redwood Pain Institute

        Dr. Ramchandani practices interventional pain medicine at the Redwood Pain Institute in collaboration with St Joseph Health Medical Group. Dr. Ramchandani was Medical Director of the Carrus Rehabilitation Hospital in Sherman, TX prior to…

          Ramesh M. Singa, MD, MHS

          Pain Management Specialist, Napa Pain Institute

          Ramesh M. Singa, MD, MHS was born in Chicago. He earned degrees in biomedical engineering and public health from Johns Hopkins in Baltimore. He then returned to Chicago for medical training from Rush Medical…

            Daniel S. Choi, MD, MBA

            Lead Physician, Spine & Pain Center of Kaua'i

            Dr. Daniel Choi is the Lead Physician at the Spine and Pain Center of Kaua'i, part of the SpectrumCare Group. Dr.  Choi graduated from Pomona College with a BA in Chemistry/Biology, earned a Masters…

              Penney Cowan

              Founder and CEO of the American Chronic Pain Association (ACPA)

              In 1980 Penney Cowan founded and is CEO of the American Chronic Pain Association (ACPA), which provides peer support and education in pain management skills to people with pain and their families and works…

                Linda L. Porter, PhD

                Director, Office of Pain Policy, Program Director, Systems and Cognitive Neuroscience NIH National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Strokes (NINDS)

                Dr. Linda Porter directs the Office of Pain Policy at NINDS. In this capacity, Dr. Porter provides guidance and coordination of the NIH pain research programs through collaboration with the NIH Pain Consortium and supports…

                  George Chang Chien, DO

                  Director for the Center for Regenerative Medicine, Southern California University; Director of Pain Management, Ventura County Medical Center

                  Dr. George Chang Chien specializes in musculoskeletal medicine and comprehensive pain management. He was trained in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago and Northwestern University, and completed fellowship training in…

                    Bruce M. Vrooman, MD

                    Section Chief, Pain Management Center, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

                    Bruce Vrooman, MD, MS, FIPP is the Section Chief, Pain Management for the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, and Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth. Dr. Vrooman graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School,…

                      Gail McGlothlen, DNP, RN

                      Doctor of Nursing Practice, Napa Pain Institute

                      Gail McGlothlen, DNP, RN-BC has specialized in cancer and chronic pain management for over twenty years, managed patients with TDD for fourteen years, and continues to be Board Certified in Pain Management by the…

                        Lawrence Poree, MD, PhD, MPH

                        Professor & Director of Neuromodulation Service, Department of Anesthesia & Perioperative Care, University of California San Francisco

                        Medical Director, the Pain Clinic of Monterrey Bay Treasurer, North American Neuromodulation Society (NANS) Board of Directors, California Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (CASIPP) Bio Dr. Lawrence Poree holds the position of Clinical Professor…

                          Major Brian McLean, MD

                          Chief, Pain Medicine and Interventional Pain Services, Tripler Army Medical Center

                          Dr. Brian McLean is the Chief of Pain Medicine and Interventional Pain Services at Tripler Army Medical Center, Hawai'i. He received his medical degree from Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. Education & Training…

                            Emily Oshima Lee

                            Assistant Vice President of Health Strategy, Hawaii Medical Service Association (HMSA)

                            Emily Oshima Lee is the Assistant Vice President of Health Strategy with HMSA where her work focuses primarily on building an integrated delivery system and redesigning provider compensation models to drive patient-centered, sustainable care.…