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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. 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

Specialty Qualification – Pain Management

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.