Meet Our Back Pain Physicians
  • robert s. mals, md


    Dr. Mals received his medical degree from Creighton University, Omaha, NE in 1979. After two years of Internal Medicine Residency of Overlook Hospital in Summit, New Jersey he completed his residency in Diagnostic Radiology at New York Medical College where he was Chief Resident. Fellowship in Vascular and Interventional Radiology at St. Vincent’s Hospital and Medical Center in New York City was completed in 1984. He served as past president of the New England Society of Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology and is certified by the American Board of Radiology and additional Certificate of Added Qualifications in Vascular and Interventional Radiology. He is Director of Interventional Radiology and Vascular Laboratory at Lovelace Medical Center.

  • jeffrey s. meints, md


    After receiving an engineering degree from the U.S. Air Force Academy and 5 years of service in the Air Force, Dr. Meints was awarded a medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX in 1983. He completed his Diagnostic Radiology residency in 1986 at the University of Miami School of Medicine, Jackson Memorial Hospital. Dr. Meints’ Interventional Radiology Fellowship was completed in 1997 at Mount Sinai Medical Center. He received his American Board of Radiology Certification in 1988, an added certification in Vascular and Interventional Radiology in 1995 and recertified in 2004.

  • jeffrey j. hebert, md


    Dr. Hebert received his medical degree in 2000 from University of Wisconsin Medical School in Madison, Wisconsin. After completing his Radiology Residency in 2005, Dr Hebert achieved board certification in Diagnostic Radiology. While at the University of Wisconsin he also completed a fellowship in Musculoskeletal Radiology in 2006. Since that time, Dr Hebert has developed a special interest in Musculoskeletal Interventional Procedures. He has been practicing radiology in New Mexico since 2006.