Utilizing More Than 20 Years of Experience
Teodulo Aves, M.D.
Despite the finest medical care by doctors and clinicians, each year more than 50 million Americans continue to suffer from chronic pain. Whether the result of sickness or injury, persistent pain is frustrating for both the patient and the caregiver. It not only causes tremendous stress, it can disrupt daily activities and make a normal life nearly impossible. When chronic pain reaches debilitating level, patients can benefit from the focused, individualized care provided of Pain Relief Associates.
Our unique multi-site pain management facility dedicated to the comprehensive, compassionate treatment of pain, offers help and hope to pain sufferers who want to regain their optimal level of productivity.
Meet our Experienced Team of Doctors
Teodulo Aves, M.D.Pain Management
Dr. Aves was born in Manila, Philippines. He attended St. Louis University and shortly after graduated from Washington University - St. Louis Medical School. Dr. Aves went on to complete his residency in Anesthesiology at The University of Texas in 1993. After, he joined the faculty of The University of Texas and served as the assistant director, he also served as chief of Neuroanesthesiology at Memorial Hermann Hospital and later became a Pain Management specialist and founded Pain Relief Associates. Dr. Aves has been in private practice since 1996, providing care for patients in Pain Management and Anesthesia.
Laura Champagne, M.D.Psychiatrist
Dr. Champagne is a Board Certified Psychiatrist and has had the privilege of practicing psychiatry for over 20 years. She attended college at The University of Texas at Austin and graduated with honors. She then attended Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston where she graduated in the top ten percent of her class. After Medical School she completed residency at Baylor College of Medicine where she was also the Chief Resident in her final year of residency. Dr. Champagne is passionate about helping people with symptoms of all psychiatric diagnoses to feel better and improve their quality of life. She also believes in educating family members about mental illness and treatment options.
See Chin, M.D.Pain Management
Dr. Chin is a board certified anesthesiologist and Pain Management physician with training from the world renowned Cleveland Clinic. Prior to medical school, Dr. Chin worked as a space shuttle engineer with NASA in Houston. He then completed medical school at Texas Tech School of Medicine and residency in anesthesiology at State University of New York. He was honored with the distinguished resident award serving as both chief resident and chief fellow. Dr. Chin is focused in providing comprehensive pain relief using a multimodal approach to improve functionality and quality of life.