About Us

Meet our dedicated physicians and staff


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Our Medical Director

The director of Greater Cincinnati Pain Management Centers is Mitchell E. Simons, M.D., a graduate of the University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine specializing in Pain Management & Anesthesiology. He is board certified by The American Board of Anesthesiology. He is a member of the American Academy of Pain Management (AAPM), the International Society of Spinal Endoscopists (ISSE), the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP), the North American Spine Society (NASS), and the Association of American Physicians & Surgeons (AAPS).

Our Staff

Mitchell E. Simons, M.D. 
PHYSICIAN/MEDICAL DIRECTOR
Specialties: Anesthesiology, Pain Management
Licensed & Practicing in both Ohio & Kentucky 

Karen Buddendeck, CNP, APRN 
NURSE PRACTITIONER
Specialties: Adult Health, Pain Management 
Licensed & Practicing in both Ohio & Kentucky 

RECEPTION STAFF
Cindy Griffis, New Patient Coordinator
Megan Miller, Receptionist
Debbie Bode, Reception Assistant
CLINICAL STAFF 
Karissa Qvick, Registered Nurse
Karen Lunsford, Registered Medical Assistant
Aften  Kroger, Medical/Surgical Assistant
MaryBeth Riley, Surgical Assistant
Margaret Schweinzger, Medical Assistant
Robin Mills, Medical Assistant
BILLING STAFF 
Erin Casey, Billing Specialist
Maureen Kemme, Billing Specialist
MEDICAL RECORDS STAFF
Karen Crouch, Medical Records Custodian 
MANAGEMENT STAFF
Ruth Osterbrock, Office Manager
Mary Wilson, Business Manager
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