Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Dr. Rey Ximenes of Austin to the Texas State Board of Acupuncture Examiners for terms to expire Jan. 31, 2015.
Dr. Ximenes is owner, medical director and pain management specialist of the Pain and Stress Management Center. He is a member of the Texas Medical Association, Texas Society of Anesthesiologists and Texas State Naturopathic Association. He is also a volunteer race doctor for the Capitol 10K. Dr. Ximenes received a bachelor’s from the University of Texas at Austin and a medical degree from the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. He replaces Dr. Donald Counts of Austin.