Health Research Institute (HRI) is a dedicated multi-specialty
research center. We are affiliated with the Oklahoma Foundation for
Orthopedic Health. HRI is committed to the study of new treatments,
devices and drugs with special interest in the areas of
Orthopedics, Rheumatology, and Pain management.
The Health Research Institute conducts approximately 25-30
trials annually. We take great pride in providing our patients with
a professional and courteous environment. Our research staff is
dedicated to providing sponsors with the highest quality research
data by strictly adhering to GCP, ICH guidelines, FDA and HIPAA
regulations. We strive to provide exceptional service by adhering
to strict ethical standards with the utmost regard for the safety
and wellbeing of our study subjects.
Health Research Institute has continuing and successful working
relationships with the following sponsors:
Johnson & Johnson
Merck & Co
We also enjoy an ongoing relationship with the following
Health Research Institute is an Independent Research Facility
affiliated with a group of Orthopedic Surgeons, Anesthesiologist,
and a Rheumatologist. We have onsite a specialty hospital with ER
and an outpatient surgery center.
Our facility services include (but are not limited to) the
Remote Data Entry
CLIA/CAP certified lab with centrifuge
Temperature-Monitored -20° freezer
Locked and Temperature-Monitored Drug Room
Ample Space for Monitor Visits with wireless internet connection
8 Bed Hospital
Our clinical site is located 5.5 miles from The Will Rogers World Airport. Quality overnight accommodations are located within minutes of the facility.
Joseph Grillo, M.D.
As an orthopedic surgeon with over 20 years experience and specialized training, Dr. Grillo’s practice is primarily focused on the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of a broad spectrum of foot and ankle conditions.
M. Faisal Khan, M.D.
As a physician in internal medicine with subspecialty in rheumatology, Dr. Khan is specially trained to treat musculoskeletal pain, arthritis, and autoimmune diseases.
Houshang Seradge, M.D., F.I.C.S.
Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
A board-certified in orthopedic surgery, surgery of the hand and pain management, and his practice is focused primarily on treatment of the hand and upper extremity.
C.L. Soo, MD
Dr. Soo’s extensive training and experience enables him to provide surgical and non-surgical treatment for the entire spectrum of spinal conditions.
R.J. Amin, M.D.
As a physician sub-specializing in pain management, his practice focuses on treating acute and chronic neck and back pain, persistent leg and arm pain, and work-related injuries.
Allen Dennis, M.D.
As a board-certified anesthesiologist and a physician sub-specializing in pain management, Dr. Dennis’ practice focuses on treating acute/chronic neck, back, persistent arm, leg pain, and work-related injuries.
Joel Frazier, M.D.
Hand and Upper Extremity Treatment
As a board-certified orthopedic surgeon and hand surgeon, Dr. Frazier specializes in hand, wrist and elbow surgery. With his extensive training and background, he is able to provide surgical and non-surgical treatment for the entire spectrum of upper extremity conditions.
Juan Villazon, M.D.
As a board-certified neurologist, Dr. Villazon specializes in the diagnosis and/or treatment of compression neuropathies, peripheral neuropathy, and other neurological disorders.
3 Full time Clinical Research Associates on staff with a combined experience of 8 years in coordinating and managing Phase II, III, and IV trials.
Our extensive database of 100,000 patients includes the following diagnoses:
Low Back Pain
Upper/lower extremity pain
Generalized Pain Disorders
Along with other diagnoses
If you are interested in contacting this center to discuss placing a clinical
trial there, please complete and send the email form below. A representative from
the research center will then follow up with you.