Physician Profile


Gabriel Lopez, M.D.


Dr. Gabriel Lopez was born and raised in Houston, Texas.  He graduated Cum Laude from Texas A&M University, College Station with a Bachelor of Arts in 1996.  He received his M.D. from the University of Texas Medical School in Houston in 2000.  He completed his residency in Anesthesiology at Loma Linda University Medical School in California in 2004.  He then completed a Pain Medicine Fellowship at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio in 2005.  Dr. Lopez is certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology in Pain Medicine.

Dr. Lopez is a member of numerous professional medical societies including the Texas Medical Association, Texas Pain Society and the Nueces County Medical Society. Dr. Lopez is fluent in both English and Spanish.

Dr. Lopez is adjunct faculty with the UTHSC in San Antonio Pain Program and actively involved in teaching Pain Fellows. He has a special interest in Spinal Cord Stimulation, and Ultrasound guided procedures for pain.  Dr. Lopez helps train fellows in the use of neuromodulation and has helped co-author a paper in the Journal of Neurosurgical Review titled, “Minimally Invasive Lumbar Decompression for Spinal Stenosis.”