Catherine Santello, PA-C is always wonderful, she listens to what you are saying, always gives you an answer to whatever it is. I've never had a more caring, sensitive, professional or one that understands the problems with my body more than Catherine. Thank you!
I was referred to Dr. Gwinn by the physical therapist that was coming to my house after I hurt my back in 2004. He told me great things about him and he was not wrong. Dr. Gwinn always takes the time to listen to me, and answers all the questions I have. I could not have asked for a better and more caring doctor--great bedside manner! Anybody ...
I have suffered with severe fibromyalgia for several years. I have tried various medications and exercises and physical therapy. For the first time in years I have acquired relief of severe head, neck and back pains with proper medications and injections received due to thorough examinations and x-rays. I am so thankful to have the option and ...
I have been a patient of Dr. Gwinn's for many years. Dr. Gwinn helps me with pain management. His many years of experience and up-to-date medical knowledge have been a blessing to me. He listens and cares and advises with the best medical treatment for my chronic conditions. Dr. Gwinn understands the frustration of being disabled. He truly ...
I had a spinal cord stimulator implanted in September 2007. The results have been better than I expected. The goal was to relieve my pain by 50%. I had lower back, hip and leg pain. I would recommend the stimulator to someone like me that has exhausted all other options including physical therapy and surgery. My quality of life is improving daily.
Dr. Mike Gwinn is a founding physician of Carolina Back Institute.
Dr. Gwinn is board-certified in both Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Electromyography. He graduated cum laude from Ohio State University with a degree in Biochemistry. Upon graduation, Dr. Gwinn began earning his medical degree at the Ohio State University College of Medicine. He completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Ohio State University Hospitals in 1990.
Dr. Gwinn performs EMG’s, BOTOX injections, Euflexxa injections, independent medical exams and second opinions.
Dr. Gwinn enjoys gardening, reading, running and spending time with his children.
Dr. Mark Reznik joined the practice in May 2009.
Dr. Reznik is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Reznik received his Doctor of Osteopathy from the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Osteopathic Medicine in Stratford, NJ. During medical school, his achievements included the Champion’s scholarship for Academic Excellence and the Dean’s Research Award. He completed his residency at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA. After residency, Dr. Reznik completed a one year fellowship in pain management and interventional spine at Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA.
Dr. Reznik performs fluoroscopically-guided epidural steroid injections, facet and sacroiliac joint injections, and radiofrequency ablation.
In his spare time, Dr. Reznik and his wife enjoy cycling, tennis and traveling.
Dr. Krishna Bhat joined Carolina Back Institute in March 2012.
Dr. Bhat is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He graduated from University of California, Davis in 1996 with a bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences. He completed medical school at the American University of the Caribbean in 2001 and residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Rush University Medical Center in 2005. From 2004 to 2005, he served as Chief Resident of the program.
Since the completion of training, Dr. Bhat has been in private practice. He is an active member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, American Academy of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine, Pain Society of the Carolinas, and International Spine Intervention Society.
Dr. Bhat performs fluoroscopically-guided epidural injections, facet and sacroiliac joint injections, radiofrequency ablation, spinal cord stimulation trials, peripheral joint and trigger point injections, BOTOX® injections, EMGs and independent medical exams.
Dr. Bhat is also trained to perform Vertebral Augmentation for Vertebral Compression Fractures.
Leisure interests include traveling, spending time with his family and young daughters, as well as playing golf, tennis and basketball.
Dr. Jasbir S. Dhaliwal joined Carolina Back Institute in October 2012.
Dr. Dhaliwal is board eligible in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Pain Medicine. He specializes in Comprehensive Pain Management. He graduated from State University of New York at Buffalo with a bachelor's degree in Biological Sciences and Biochemical Pharmacology. He completed medical school at Ross University School of Medicine and did his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Suny Upstate Medical Hospital in Syracuse, New York. During his last year of residency, he served as the Chief Resident. After residency, Dr. Dhaliwal completed a one year fellowship in Anesthesiology Pain Medicine.
He is a member of American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine, International Spine Intervention Society, American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine and North American Neuromodulation Society.
Dr. Dhaliwal performs fluoroscopically-guided epidural steroid injections, facet and sacroiliac joint injections, medial branch blocks, radiofrequency ablation, spinal cord stimulation trials, peripheral joint and trigger point injections, peripheral nerve blocks, sympathetic ganglion blocks, ultrasound guided nerve and joint injections, BOTOX injections, EMGs and independent medical exams.
Dr. Dhaliwa is also trained to perform Vertebral Augmentation for Vertebral Compression Fractures.
Leisure interests include spending time with his family and young sons, as well as playing basketball and golf.