Offering medical and interventional pain management along with medical fitness in Virginia Beach with incredible success rates!



Steven Gershon, MD

Pain Management Doctor

Dr. Steven Gershon is the Medical Director at Gershon Pain Specialists. As a Board Certified Physical Medical & Rehabilitation doctor, he provides compassionate care that incorporates traditional, alternative and holistic...
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Cheryl Jeter, MSN, NP-C

Nurse Practitioner

Cheryl obtained a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Radford University in 1988. She served as an active duty U.S. Navy Nurse Corps officer for 10 years, serving in Washington...
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Michael Bousman, PA

Physician Assistant

After graduating the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Michael Attended Wake Forest University Medical School for a Physician’s Assistant degree. His extensive medical background includes neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery,...
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Mary Jo Dougherty, PA

Physician Assistant

Mary Jo Dougherty is a board certified Physician Assistant. She is originally from the Philadelphia area. She attended Duke University and received her undergraduate degree in Biological Anthropology and Anatomy. She...
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Kristi M. Nixon, ACNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner

Kristi Nixon is a Nurse Practitioner certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and licensed by the state of Virginia.  She is native to the Tidewater area and grew up...
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Sandra Bailey

Education and Certifications •         Masters’ Degree in Exercise Science and Wellness •         CPR/AED Certified Specializations •         Weight loss •         Nutrition •         Cardiac Rehab •         Motivation Philosophy on Exercise and Well-Being We are all unique and should strive to be...
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Gershon Pain Specialists offers patient-focused care with experienced providers at a contemporary location in Virginia Beach VA. The providers tailor treatments to the specific needs of patients for the best outcomes. Gershon Pain Specialists understands that a “one size fits all” approach for pain management and weight loss is not the most effective way to treat someone. For that reason, a plethora of options are available including conventional, alternative and holistic.

Medical Director Dr. Steven Gershon is a nationally recognized speaker on Low Back Pain, Musculoskeletal Medicine and Myofascial Pain Syndrome. He has lectured in over 40 States and Canada as well as presented in Great Britain, Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands. In 2014 he presented a lecture at the prestigious Royal College of Surgeons in Dublin, Ireland.

What People Say About Us

God bless you and your staff for giving me back my life. All of your efforts made all the difference in the world. Thanks so much!

Luci St C

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