Jon Parks, MD Founder
Dr. Parks began at Baker University where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree and graduated as a Doctor of Medicine from University of Kansas School of Medicine. He completed his Internship in Internal Medicine in 1990 and his Residency in Anesthesiology in 1993. Dr. Parks began his medical career at Doctors Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, MO where he held the position of Director of Anesthesiology for the next 6 years. In 1998, he joined Johnson County Anesthesiology and 2 years later moved to Wichita where he became Vice President of KS Professional Anesthesia and Pain Management. Dr. Parks founded Advanced Anesthesia Associates and Pain Medicine, now Advanced Pain Medicine Associates in 2000.
Board Certified: American Board of Anesthesiology
Diplomat, National Board of Medical Examiners
Fellow of the Interventional Pain Practice
American Board of Interventional Pain Physicians
Dr. Parks and his wife have two children. He loves rebuilding vintage cars and is an avid Iowa Hawkeye fan. His love and compassion for animals rounds up to 4 dogs, 2 cats, 27 chickens, 14 turkeys, 5 geese, and 4 bee hives. It is not unusual to see a few of his therapy dogs hard at work greeting patients at the clinic.
What does “Providing Hope for Pain Sufferers” mean to you?
“Validating their pain is real and not “just in their head” is essential for those suffering from something that has overwhelmed and impacted all facets of their life. Knowing we can offer folks the possibility of improvement with excellent care and treatment while helping to improve their quality of life is what being a pain management doctor is about.”
George G. Fluter, MD
Dr. Fluter completed his Internal Medicine residency in 1990 at the Hospital of St. Raphael, located in New Haven, CT. From 1990-1993 he studied Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at the University of Rochester, in Rochester, NY following by his tenure at the University of Kansas, where he obtained his MD degree in 1987. Prior to his medical studies, Dr. Fluter received his BS in Criminal Justice/Forensic Science and BA in Chemistry, from the University of New Haven. He is affiliated with the American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and his primary practice is comprised of medicolegal evaluations and independent medical examinations. Dr. Fluter holds a certification with the American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.
Dr. Fluter grew up in New Haven and Hamden, both located in Connecticut. He still has a great admiration for the Northeast and New England, in particular. When he wasn’t busy playing high school football, Dr. Fluter was entertaining his fascination with the science of medicine. Specifically, his interest was centered on the neuromusculoskeletal system, aspects of which he regularly deals with today.
Dr. Fluter and his wife have three children. In his downtime, he enjoys reading, Olympic-style weightlifting, chess, music and sports. Fun fact – Dr. Fluter is a national-level technical official with USA Weightlifting.
What does “Providing Hope for Pain Sufferers” mean to Dr. Fluter?
“It means improving the quality of life for patients suffering from chronic pain”.