Llewelyn A. Williams, MD
-Interventional Pain Management
(Board Certified & Fellowship Trained)
-Board Certified Anesthesiologist
Dr. Williams is board certified and fellowship trained in Interventional Pain Management. He has practiced pain management for over 18 years (one third of which was in Las Cruces, NM). His years of experience has shown that conventional medicine paired with changes in lifestyle makes the most profound and long lasting results in overcoming pain. The lifestyle changes he encourages not only improve the prognosis of pain treatment but it also has an even larger effect on the diseases that plague many Americans. As narcotic overdoses have hit an all-time high is New Mexico, Dr. Williams has made it a personal and professional commitment to assist the community in dealing with this epidemic. Dr. Williams has become certified in prescribing Suboxone and has weaned many people in our community from dangerously high amounts of narcotics.
Krystal Franklin, MD, MBA
– Interventional Pain Management
– Occupational Medicine
Dr. Krystal Franklin is a well-rounded individual who is the perfect compliment to Agape Pain Management. Dr. Franklin started her schooling in Florida for her undergraduate work. She then completed her MD at Ross University School of Medicine. She trained as a general surgeon and is board eligible in Occupational medicine. She has completed her master’s in business administration and is currently studying under Dr. Llewelyn Williams. Her occupational medicine background paired with her general surgery experience make her skills at interventional pain management come quite easy. She is most compassionate and thorough in her treatment of patients. Agape is blessed to have her as a team leader.
Criscel Napao, PT, DPT
– Physical Therapist
Dr. Criscel Napao, PT , DPT joined Agape Pain Management in October 2019 bringing a wealth of great training and expertise. Criscel received her Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy at Angeles University Foundation, Philippines in 1999. She practiced the profession in different settings such as acute care, rehab hospital, skilled nursing facility, home health and out-patient care for 20 years accumulating a considerable amount of knowledge, skills and abilities towards providing quality and comprehensive patient care. In December 2017, she obtained her Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy at Utica College, New York further broadening her competence in her field. She received training on the use of modalities such as ultrasound therapy, electrotherapy, kinesio taping, manual therapy and is also certified with dry needling for pain management. She is also proficient in utilizing therapeutic exercise and activities for strengthening and balance training as she is also a certified LSVT provider. Her professionalism and dedication for her work reflects on her personal commitment towards helping the people in the community in which she and her family resides. Criscel has a unique and individualized approach to her treatment making her most successful in addressing her patient’s needs and restoring maximum function to improve the quality of life.