Helen-Elena Emegbagha MSN, APRN, FNP-C, PMHNP-BC, is board certified by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) specializing in Family Medicine. At Colorado Pain Relief of Colorado Springs, she is dedicated and patient-focused with a career-long record of patient care.
Elena has been specializing in pain management since 2018. Her primary goal is always to align healthcare policy with established paradigms to achieve maximum positive outcomes with minimum resource expenditures. Elena can perform minor, in-office procedures, including trigger point injections for the treatment of chronic pain.
She brings to Colorado Pain Relief of Colorado Springs knowledge related to the psychosocial and physical care of patients with chronic pain manifestations and how pain remarkably affects patients' lifestyles and their family unit.
Her approach with each patient is as if she were treating her own family, emphasizing not only what is wrong but also on what treatments are currently available and on what they can do daily to improve their overall quality of life.
Elena is bilingual; fluent in Spanish and English, which has allowed her to extend care to those in the Hispanic community. She is passionate about a holistic approach to healthcare, and because of this passion.
She is blessed with a very supportive husband and a mischievous toddler son. She enjoys an array of activities that include traveling, music festivals, running, rock climbing, and kayaking.