At Medical Biofeedback and Pain Control Center we strive to treat the "whole" person. Our mission is to provide compassionate care through a full range of quality services; promoting longer, healthier, and more enriched lives. A wide range of medical and psychological conditions have been effectively treated by our staff in a collaborative effort.
Mary Kyprianou, Ph.D., BCB, Senior Fellow
Dr. Kyprianou is Board Certified in Biofeedack (BCB), by the Biofeedback Certification International Alliance (BCIA). As the founder of The Health and Behavioral Center in Dallas, Texas and with twenty years of experience, Dr. Kyprianou is recognized as one of the leading experts in her field and has treated thousands of patients. She has developed a pain management program which also includes weight control. In addition, she created a treatment program for patients with various forms of autonomic nervous system disorders. Patients from all over the world visit her center weekly for treatment. For more information about this treatment visit POTStreatment.com.
Dr. Kyprianou was the recipient of a Fellowship Award during her Doctoral Studies at Wayne State University and was involved in extensive research under the prestigious Nobel Prize Nominee, Dr. Lida Mattman, in Immunopathology and Pathogenic Bacteriology. She is always continuing to learn and grow, attending workshops and seminars frequently. Having been a lecturer and Distinguished Professor Award recipient in Anatomy and Physiology, Dr. Kyprianou has enjoyed being a speaker at numerous seminars and organizational meetings. She has also acted as Director of Psychophysiology at the Heartbeat Clinic of Dallas.
Alicia Townsend, Ph.D., BCN
Dr. Alicia Townsend is a Clinical Psychologist who is also BCIA Board Certified in Neurofeedback (BCN). Dr. Townsend received her Ph.D. in Health Psychology/Behavioral Medicine in 2003 from the University of North Texas in Denton, TX. She completed her Pre-Doctoral Internship at the counseling center at Virginia Tech. Her Post-Doctoral Internship was completed at the University of North Texas, the University of North Texas Health Science Center, and the PsychoNeuroPlasticity Center. She is a Licensed Psychologist in the state of Texas. Dr. Townsend has many years of experience in research, teaching, and clinical experience in counseling, Quantitative EEG, and Neurofeedback. She has presented her work at 19 scientific conferences at the state, national, and international levels.
Jordan Pastorek, M.D.
Dr. Jordan Pastorek received his Doctor of Medicine from Louisiana State Univeristy, Health Science Center, in New Orleans. He is board certified in Internal Medicine. He is currently the Medical Director at MBPCC. Dr. Pastorek has a passion for Preventative Medicine.
His interest in Preventative Medicine began when he attended Euro-NATO Joint Jet Pilot Training through the Air Force. After Dr. Pastorek was awarded his Air Force Pilot Wings, he returned to finish his last few months of residency training. During that time, he was first exposed to Preventative Medicine, when he earned his Air Force Flight Surgeon Wings at the Aerospace Medicine Primary Course at Brooks City-Base, San Antonio. He also works as an Internal Medicine Hospitalist in Plano, Texas.
Carey Shore, MS, RD, LD
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Licensed Dietitian
Carey Shore is a Registered and Licensed Dietitian with over 20 years of experience in health promotion, nutrition, and fitness. She has worked with numerous clients in helping them identify and manage chronic health issues through diet. Her specialties include: allergy/sensitivities, autoimmune conditions, chronic health conditions, and disease management. Carey is excited to help those living with Dysautonomia and POTS understand how nutrtion plays an important role in achieving optimal health and wellness.