Payman Arabzadeh M.D.
Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Payman Arabzadeh is native to Montgomery and North Harris County. Dr. Arabzadeh graduated from Conroe High School in 1986 and attended University of Houston Downtown. Following completion of his undergraduate degree, he completed his medical residency at The University of Iowa Affiliated Hospitals and Clinics, in Waterloo Iowa. Dr. Arabzadeh is board certified in Family Medicine by ABFM (American Board of Family Medicine) and is a Diplomate of ABOM (American Board of Obesity Medicine). Dr. Arabzadeh has cared for patients of all ages since 2005 and has multiple years of experience in emergency medicine. Dr. Arabzadeh has cared for our Veterans and is passionate about helping Veterans have access to high quality medical care. He currently resides in Montgomery County with his wife Alice and son Alec.
Director of Operations
Omar Ibrahim is our Director of Operations and has been working for Davam since April 2015. Omar has a degree from University of Houston in biology and over 10 years of customer service based experience. One of the things that he enjoys the most about working for Davam is our philosophy of keeping patient satisfaction a number one priority. When he is not working, Omar enjoys watching sports, comics, and anything technology.
Human Resource/ Office Coordinator
Rachel Ybarra is our Human Resource/Office Coordinator and has been working for Davam since April 2015. With over 20 years of experience working in the medical field, Rachel is a great asset to our team. Rachel’s favorite part of working for Davam is the patients always leaving happy and the amazing Doctors. While she’s not working, Rachel enjoys camping and watching a good football or baseball game with her family.
Front Office/ Administrative Supervisor
Kristen Edwards is our Administrative Supervisor and has been working at Davam since March of 2014, 2 months before the clinic opened. Kristen has over 11 years of front desk and medical administration experience. Kristen’s favorite part of working at Davam,” aside from the excellent care we give our patients is the top notch group of people I work with”. Kristen’s hobbies outside of work include spending time with family, being outdoors, sewing, and junk shopping.
Kara Glibreath is our Clinical Supervisor and has been working at Davam for 2 years. Kara brings almost 12 years of medical experience to Davam, and is a great addition to our clinical team. One of her favorite parts about working for Davam is her co-workers and the patients that we see. Outside of work, Kara enjoys reading, hunting, and fishing.
Kelly Hightower is the Billing Director at Davam and has been with the clinic since June 2016. Kelly brings over 30 years of billing experience to our clinic and is very knowledgeable in all medical billing related matters. Outside of work, Kelly enjoys spending time with her 2 grown sons and 2 beautiful granddaughters and watching the Astros play.
Jackie Thrasher is the Marketing Director at Davam and has been with the clinic since May of 2016. Jackie obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations from Sam Houston State University in 2013 and has over 3 years of experience in the medical field. Her favorite part about working at Davam is getting to work with such a great team to make sure every patient has a 5 star experience. When she is not working, Jackie enjoys listening to country music and watching anything on Bravo.