jason-garberDr. Jason Garber, M.D.

Board Certified Neurosurgery

Specializes in Brain and Spine

Dr. Jason Garber, M.D. is a graduate of Duke University in North Carolina and received his Doctorate of Medicine in 1995 from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. He went on to do his Residency in Neurological Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine before doing his Fellowship in Spine Surgery at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. During his time at Baylor, Dr. Garber was selected for the Summer Medical and Research Training (SMART) Program. Dr. Garber was Board Certified in Neurological Surgery in 2004 and has since been practicing in Las Vegas, Nevada. Dr. Garber has been published in multiple educational materials, including the NNI Journal. Dr. Garber has also travelled internationally speaking on subjects such as “Making Sense of Spine Surgery” and Anterior Cervical Fusion”.

GSG HeadshotDr. Gregory Goldsmith, M.D.

Board Certified – Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Gregory Goldsmith, M.D. is a graduate of the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, New Mexico and received his Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Texas Medical School in San Antonio, Texas. He went on to complete his Internship in General Surgery and his Residency in Orthopedics at Emory University, Atlanta Georgia. Post Residency, he completed his Fellowship in Atlanta, Georgia as a Team Physician for the Atlanta Falcons Football Team. Dr. Goldsmith has been practicing in McAllen, Texas for over 20 years.

Dr. James Manning, M.D.

Board Certified – Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. James Manning, M.D. is a graduate of the University of Idaho and received his Doctorate of Medicine at the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington. He also went on to do his Internship at the USC Medical Center in Los Angeles, California as well as his Residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. Finally, he completed his Fellowship in Arthroscopic Surgery and Sports Medicine at Orthopaedic Research of Virginia in Richmond, Virginia. Dr. Manning has been practicing in Las Vegas, Nevada since 1988. Dr. Manning serves as a Clinical Professor and Instructor at the University of Nevada School of Medicine in Las Vegas as well as Adjunct Faculty at University Nevada College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Dr. Gerard Pennington M.D.

Board Certified – Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Gerard Pennington, M.D. is a graduate of the University of Mississippi Medical School. He trained in Orthopedic Surgery at the Pensacola Educational Foundation before finishing is residency at the Brooke Army Medical Center at Fort Sam Houston in Texas. Dr. Pennington has been practicing since 1990, the last 20 years in the San Marcos, Texas area, and was the Senior Partner and Medical Director of Hill Country Sports Medicine.  He joined HCSM in 1992 and became a Team Physician for Texas State University and numerous High Schools in the central Texas area. Before coming to San Marcos, he served with the US Army at which time he completed his Orthopaedic training at Brooke Army Medical Center. He was awarded the Army Commendation Medal for his participation in operation Desert Storm while assigned to the 144th MASH unit stationed in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Dr. David Schroder, MD

Board Certified – Orthopedic Surgery

Graduate of the University of Washington School of Medicine, Dr. David Schroder has been practicing medicine since 2012. Board-certified in orthopedic surgery, Dr. Schroder has over 8 years of medical experience in Indiana, Virginia, Maryland, New York and Texas. Dr. Schroder has worked for the San Antonio Orthopedic Group and Towson Orthopaedic Association and has also been a clinical assistant professor at the University of Maryland Department of Orthopedic Surgery specializing in adult reconstruction and joint replacement.

Dr. Frank Robinson, M.D.

Board Certified – Internal Medicine

Dr. Frank Robinson, M.D. is a graduate of Rice University, Houston Texas and received his Doctorate of Medicine from Baylor College of Medicine after 4 years at the University of Paris Medical School at Bobigny, France. He went on to complete his Internship and Residency at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Academic appointments include being a Chief Resident at St. Luke’s Hospital in Houston, Texas and Clinical Assistant Professor of the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Texas in Galveston, Texas. Dr. Robinson has been practicing in Austin, Texas for over 20 years.

Dr. Ty Weller, M.D.

Board Certified – Anesthesiology

Specialty Qualification – Pain Management

Dr. Ty Weller, M.D. is a graduate and Doctorate of Medicine from the Portland State University in Portland, Oregon. He then went on to complete his Residency at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire as well as his Fellowships at the St Vincent’s Public Hospital in Melbourne, Australia and the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. While Dr. Weller is an Anesthesiologist primarily, he has also received his special qualification in Pain Management. He has been practicing since 1994 and has been doing so out of the Las Vegas, Nevada area since the early 2000s.

Dr. Steven Thornton, M.D.

Board Certified – Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Steven J. Thornton is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with a private practice in Dallas. He is an arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery expert. Dr. Thornton has written scientific articles on various sports-related topics ranging from elbow ligament reconstruction in throwing athletes to rotator repair cuff and ACL reconstruction and has presented these findings at a number of national meetings. Dr. Thornton also serves as a physician reviewer for the Journal of Arthroscopy and serves as a clinical assistant professor at Southwestern Medical Center. He was elected by his peers of as one of the best doctors in Dallas for D Magazine.

Dr. Peter Scholl, MD

Board Certified – Otolaryngology

Dr. Peter Scholl is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin and completed his medical training at University of Texas Health Science. His specialty training was done at the University of Colorado at Denver, including a year at Denver’s Children’s Hospital. He then went on to complete a fellowship in Head & Neck Surgery at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. Dr. Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology, Scholl has been in private practice in Austin since 1986 and is a member of the American Head and Neck Surgery Society.

Dr. Stephen Lindenbaum, M.D.

Board Certified – Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Stephen Lindenbaum has his own practice in Aurora, CO where he has been practicing medicine for 42 years as an orthopedic specialist. Licensed to practice in Arizona, New Mexico and Colorado, Dr Lindenbaum obtained his Stage 1 certification in CMS Meaningful Use in 2013. Graduate of the University Of Maryland At Baltimore, Dr. Lindenbaum is board certified in orthopedic surgery, completed his residency at Emory Healthcare and has worked with the Medical Center of Aurora and the Swedish Medical Center in Colorado.

Dr. Ann Marie Case, MD

Board Certified – Palliative Care

Specialty Qualification – Pain Management

Dr. Ann Marie Case has been practicing palliative medicine in Austin for over twenty years. Graduate of the University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Dr. Ann Marie Case trained in pediatrics at the Baylor College of Medicine’s Texas Children’s Hospital. Since 2009, Dr. Case has specialized exclusively in the field of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, in which she is board certified. She provides specialized medical care for those living with serious illness, focusing on relief from symptoms.

Dr Phillip Helding, Jr., MD

Board Certified – Psychiatry & Neurology

Specialty Qualification – Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Dr. Phillip Helding Jr. is a graduate of the CCOM/Midwestern University school of medicine who went on to spend 4 years at The University of Chicago as resident/chief resident in psychiatry. Dr. Helding has 30 years of experience providing diagnostic evaluations, consultations, psychotherapy and pharmacological treatment as well as experience educating and training future physicians at the U. of C, Northwestern, CCOM, DesMoines University and A. T. Still University. Dr. Helding is board certified in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry as well as Psychiatry and he specializes in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry.

Dr. Clinton Bush, MD

Board Certified – Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Clinton Bush is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon who has worked for the last five years in Occupational Medicine.
He has had a  full and active career as a surgeon in Gainesville, FL and left active practice in 2005 to do a seven-year sailing circumnavigation of the world. Upon returning to the USA, Dr. Clinton pursued a non-surgical career in orthopaedic office settings and more recently in an Occupational Medicine clinic.
In addition to the core mission of caring for injured workers in the clinic, Dr. Clinton is using his experience and expertise in musculoskeletal medicine to perform Independent Medical Examinations, disability examinations, Peer Reviews, Medical Record Review, and Utilization Reviews. Dr. Clinton also has a limited amount of experience with litigation review and expert witness work.

Dr. Shah Vira, M.D.

Board Certified – Opthalmology

Special Qualifications: Eyelid and Eyebrow Corrective Surgery & Neuro-Opthalmology

Dr. Shah Vira is a graduate of the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) and Chicago Medical School. She completed her ophthalmology surgical residency at the University of Arizona, where she served as chief resident. She then completed a two year dual fellowship in Neuro-ophthalmology and Oculoplastics at Ohio State University. Dr. Vira specializes in surgical correction of the eyelids and eyebrows, eyelid malposition and tumors, excessive tearing, and conditions involving the orbit. In addition, she specializes in neuro-ophthalmological procedures with a particular expertise in thyroid eye disease, orbital decompression, double vision (strabismus), idiopathic intracranial hypertension (pseudotumor cerebri) and optic nerve sheath fenestrations. Dr. Shah Vira is board certified with the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, North American Neuro Ophthalmology Society, Fellow of American College of Surgeons, and Austin Ophthalmology Society.

Dr. Tami Blais

Board Certified – Radiology

An Austin native, Dr. Tami Blais received her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Texas at Austin before graduating to UT’s medical branch. Dr. Blais is a board-certified Diagnostic Radiologist specializing in musculoskeletal imaging. Tami Blais has been practicing medicine in Austin, TX for over 25 years and also lends her musculoskeletal expertise to the C³ team to assist with services such as peer review and diagnostic re-read.

Dr. Richard Debehnke

Board Certified – Internal Medicine 

Dr. Debehnke graduated from the Baylor College of Medicine in 1978. He works in West Lake Hills, TX, and specializes in Internal Medicine. Dr. Debehnke is affiliated with Seton Medical Center Austin, Saint Davids South Austin Medical Center, and Saint David’s Medical Center. He offers his medical expertise to C³ on a regular basis to assist with peer review, pre-authorization, diagnostic re-read, impairment rating reviews, and more.

Dr. Eric Tiblier

Board Certified – Cardiology

Specialties – Endovenous Laser Ablation, Sclerotherapy (Asclera) and Micro-phlebectomy

Dr. Eric Tiblier is a graduate of Texas A&M University and Baylor College of Medicine – where he was a fellow in the American College of Cardiology. Board-certified in Cardiovascular Disease by the ABIM Foundation, Dr. Tiblier specializes in Cardiology as well as Endovenous Laser Ablation, Sclerotherapy (Asclera) and Micro-phlebectomy. Dr. Tiblier has been practicing Preventative Cardiology at the Cardiac Clinic for over 16 years in Austin and Lakeway and works with C³ on a regular basis to provide expert cardiovascular counsel for adjusters, TPAs and workers comp attorneys.

Aida Coffey portrait Dr. Aida Coffey

Board Certified – Psychiatrist 

Dr. Aida Coffey graduated from the University of Virginia Medical School in 1991 and served her residency and internship at the University of Maryland Hospital. She is certified by the Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and has been in private practice since 1995. Coffey treats adults with anxiety, depression, ADHD, and other mental health concerns. She will be offering her expertise to C3 with services, such as pre-authorization and peer reviews.

Dr. Mark Robson

Board Certified – Podiatrist 

Dr. Mark Robson, DPM was born and reared in LosAngeles CA, Graduated from undergrad at the University of Texas, at Arlington graduated from the California College of Podiatric Medicine (CCPM) in San Francisco California in 1993. He is Board Certified in Foot Surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery since 1997.

Dr. Robson has participated in clinical research, helping develop pain medication studies that provided bunion surgery to hundreds of patients without insurance. He practices common sense, conservative medicine and also utilizes the latest cutting-edge treatments such as Laser treatment of fungal toenails and chemotherapy destruction of plantar warts.