Cindy Van Praag, M.D.

Board Member and Secretary of American Society of Ketamine Physicians, Psychotherapists & Practitioners and active founder of Spring Center of Hope in Houston, TX. She has over 13 years of experience providing hands-on anesthesia care in multiple settings, including partnership in Southern Arizona Anesthesia Services in Tucson, AZ.

Cindy Van Praag, MD is a board-certified anesthesiologist and active founder of Spring Center of Hope in Houston, TX. She has over 13 years of experience providing hands on anesthesia care in multiple settings, including partnership in Southern Arizona Anesthesia Services in Tucson, AZ. In Texas, she found her own business and actively provides anesthesia services for office-based and outpatient surgeries. For the past two years Dr. Van Praag has immersed herself in her ketamine practice providing care for mood disorders and chronic pain. She strives to educate the community about the benefits of ketamine through publishing researched articles and blogs in local papers and social media. She is sought out for advice on how to safely implement ketamine services in new practices.

Dr. Van Praag completed her undergraduate degree in biology at Wheaton College in Wheaton, IL, medical school at The Chicago Medical School and residency at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago.