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Pragya B. Gupta, M.D.

Medical Director

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Dr. Gupta is an American Board certified Anesthesiologist, holds Sub Specialty certification in Pain Medicine and is also an American Academy of Pain Medicine certified pain specialist. He is a Fellow of the prestigious Royal College of Surgeon of Edinburgh (1994) in General Surgery. He is a member of the Evidence Analysis team of Spine Intervention Society. Dr. Gupta is an American Academy of Clinical Research Professional Certified Physician Investigator. He completed Residency in Anesthesiology and Fellowship in Pain Medicine from Tufts Medical Center (Boston, MA) an internationally respected academic medical center. He has been successfully practicing Pain Management in the Northern Kentucky and Cincinnati OH area since 2002. He has treated over 3500 patients and started the Otrimed Clinical Research in the year 2012 for participating in innovative clinical research in collaboration with reputed pharmaceutical corporations.

Dr. Gupta has served as Principal investigator for multiple industry sponsored clinical trials in the area of Chronic Low back pain (non specific), Degenerative disc disease causing low back pain, Osteoarthritis of major joints, Migraine headache, Sciatica, Spinal Cord stimulation, Opioid induced constipation, Post traumatic neuropathy pain, Drug dependence and addiction, and also Sub investigator for Treatment resistant depression, Major depression etc.

His clinical research interest is mainly in treating Low back pain secondary to Discogenic cause, Failed Back surgery, Post traumatic Neuropathy, Restorative Intradiscal therapies, Neck Pain (whiplash Injury), Spinal Cord Stimulation, Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulation, and Sciatica.

Research Interest of Dr. P B GUPTA:
  1. Degenerative Disc disease - Low back pain
  2. Degenerative Joint disease / post traumatic – Osteoarthritis of Major joints (Knee, Hip etc.)
  3. Degenerative and post traumatic Tendinitis and tendinopathy
  4. Sciatica
  5. Disc Herniation
  6. Migraine Headache and other headache disorders
  7. Peripheral Neuropathy (idiopathic, and diabetic)
  8. Regenerative Therapy including Intradiscal treatment with Stem Cells
  9. Regenerative therapy for Joint Osteoarthritis
  10. Opioid and other Substance Use disorders
  11. Neurodegenerative disease including Alzheimer disease
  12. Muscle Spasm (acute and chronic)
  13. Opioid induced Constipation
  14. Obesity
  15. Nicotine Dependence disorder

Dr. Gupta is Member of:

Academic Appointments:
  • Assistant Professor, Dept. of Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine–University of Kentucky–Albert B. Chandler Medical Center (community based-faculty), Lexington, KY.

Hospital Affiliations
St. Elizabeth Medical Center > http://www.stelizabeth.com/
Mercy Fairfield Hospital > http://www.ehealthconnection.com/regions/mercy_cincinnati/
West Chester Medical Center > http://uchealth.com/westchesterhospital/

Babu Gupta, M.D.

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Dr. Babu Gupta received his MD from Washington University Medical School in 1990 and then completed Psychiatry Residency at University of Pittsburgh Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic (WPIC). He has practiced in the Greater Cincinnati area since 1994, providing a mix of outpatient, long term care, and inpatient services. He has served as Medical Director for several inpatient and intensive outpatient programs and is currently Medical Director and co-owner of Neuro-psychiatry Center of Greater Cincinnati. Dr. Gupta has been voted by his peers as a “Top Doctor” in Cincinnati every year since 2014. He serves as a medical advisor for the Cincinnati chapter of The Alzheimer's Association.

Research Interest:
  • Alzheimer diseaseand other Neurocognitive disorders
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Bipolar and related disorders
  • Adult Attention-Deficit/Hyperactive Disorder
  • Anxiety Disorder
  • Substance Related and Addictive Disorder
  • Migraine Headache
  • Obesity

  • Gupta, B; Trzepacz, P. Serious Overdosers Admitted to a General Hospital: Comparison with Non-overdose Self-Injuries and Medically Ill Patients with suicidal Ideation. General Hospital Psychiatry: 19(1997): 209-215.

  • Internal Medicine, 2003Sweet, R; Mulsant, B; Gupta, B, et. Al. Duration of Neuroleptic Treatment and Prevalence of Tardive Dyskinesia in Late Life. Arch Gen Psych; 52(1995): 478-486.

  • John, JP; Chengappa, KNR, Baker, R; Gupta, B. et. Al. Assessment of changes in both weight and frequency of use of medications for the treatment of gastrointestinal symptoms among clozapine-treated patients. Ann Clin Psychiatry, 7(1995): 119-225.


Dr. Hurd is a graduate of Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska, and is a board-certified internist and endocrinologist He has practiced most recently as a primary care physician at the Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Medical Center and with the Visiting Physicians Association in Clermont County, Ohio. Before this, he served as a Site Physician Co-Investigator for the ACCORD (Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes) Trial, located at Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Hospital and was a Research Associate at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine in the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism. Dr. Hurd also teaches bioethics and endocrinology at Xavier University of Cincinnati, in the departments of philosophy and biology, respectively.

  • Endocrine Society [www.endo-soc.org]
  • Bioethics Network of Ohio [www.beno-ethics.org]

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162 Barnwood Drive, Edgewood, KY 41017
Phone: 859-757-1359
Cell : 859-443-8228
Fax : 859-331-6600
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