About Joan Lewis, MD

Joan Lewis, MD, worked in the medical field as a registerd nurse for fifteen years before deciding to become a physician. She studied otolaryngology, critical care and anesthesiology after graduating from UCLA with her medical degree, and published a national award-winning article in a peer-reviewed journal on the determination of appropriateness of different treatment options for chronic pain for the American Academy of Pain Management. She began working with HeelUSA in 2010 as medical director so that “all physicians could become aware of the tremendous benefits of different therapeutic options that improve patient health safely.” Contact her at jlewismd@heelusa.com for any questions on the uses of HeelUSA’s medications or if you are interested in becoming a speaker for Heel.