Founded in 1998, Pines Spine & Joint specializes in rapid pain relief by delivering noninvasive and minimally invasive medical procedures in conjunction with orthopedics, physical therapy, medical rehab programs and chiropractic care.
Pines Spine & Joint Team
Hernan Pabon, M.D.
Interventional Pain Management
Dr. Hernan Pabon is a Board Certified Pain Management specialist. His compassion and understanding for individuals suffering from pain has helped provide countless individuals relief without the dangerous side effects of opioid addiction. His practice consists of patients suffering from musculoskeletal disorders such as fibromyalgia, neck pain and sciatica. His gentle approach to minimally invasive procedures has provided his patients with unsurpassed results. He holds an undergraduate degree from the Univ-Indust Santander, Columbia in Psychiatry and a post-graduate degree in Pain Management from the University of Miami. Dr. Pabon’s education and experience provides his patients with a unique combination of mind-body medicine.
Robert Kustin, D.C.
Dr. Robert Kustin is the clinic director for Pines Spine & Joint. Dr. Kustin has been treating patients with musculoskeletal related pain for the past 20 years. As a former strength and conditioning specialist and exercise physiologist for the University of Florida Gators, Dr. Kustin has a strong background in a multidiscipline approach towards musculoskeletal rehabilitation. Dr. Kustin holds a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Life Chiropractic College, and an undergraduate degree in Exercise Physiology from the University of Florida.
Fernando Jimenez, M.D.
Dr. Fernando Jimenez is an Internal Medicine doctor with a Fellowship in Cardiology from Washington University. Dr. Jimenez is a compassionate physician practicing since 1970. He is currently seeing patients with musculosketal issues such as headaches, migraines and radicular pain that are complicated by diabetes or other systemic disorders. His thorough approach and experience with the Miami Heart Institute has provided him with a unique perspective in the field of Internal Medicine. Dr. Jimenez provides his patients with traditional prescription therapy as well as medically supervised physical rehabilitation. All examinations include a thorough work up including labs,x-ray and diagnostic evaluation.
Pines Spine & Joint has a number of orthopedic physicians as members of our staff that are able to diagnose and treat a wide variety of musculoskeletal injuries of the spine and extremities.
Juan Sanchez, D.P.T.
Dr. Juan Sanchez is a board certified doctor of physical therapy practicing in South Florida since 2012. Dr. Sanchez is a hands on therapist specializing in pre and post- surgical rehabilitation. He is a strong proponent of functional rehabilitation for the improvement of posture and prevention of injuries resulting from poor biomechanics.