Pain Management Doctors In Las Vegas

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Our Team

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Dr. Jon S. Petrick D.C.
Clinical Director

Dr. Jon S. Petrick, Clinical Director of the Las Vegas Pain Relief Center, is a licensed Chiropractic Physician highly skilled in pain management and pain treatments including Active Release Techniques (ART), Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA), Functional Movement Screening (FMS), Cranial Facial Release (CFR), Airway Restoration Method (ARM), Stress Relief Method (SRM), OTZ-tension adjustments and Manipulations under Anesthesia (MUA).

After receiving his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree from Cleveland Chiropractic College in Kansas City, Missouri, Dr. Petrick relocated to Las Vegas in 2000, he was the first to bring ART, SFMA, FMS, CFR and SRM to Nevada.

As the first and most experienced ART, OTZ, SFMA/FMS, and the only SRM, CFR provider in Nevada, Dr. Petrick has successfully treated thousands of professional athletes, Las Vegas residents and patients from all over the world. He is considered to be one of the most sought after pain management doctors on the west coast of America. He is respected as a leader in the treatment of soft tissue injuries, his success has earned him international notoriety. He gives back to the profession by teaching graduate and practicing doctors from around the world how to successfully use the high level treatment protocols in their practices.

Since 2008, Dr. Petrick has worked for the TIMET titanium manufacturing company, the world’s leader in the industry in mill and melted titanium products, supplying nearly one-fifth of the world’s titanium demand. He helped establish TIMTE’S on-site first-aid program that addresses injuries on-site, at the first aide level, prior to becoming a workers compensation recordable event. Since Dr. Petrick began the first-aid program with TIMET has celebrated on two different occasions 1 million man hours worked without a work comp recordable event.  Dr. Petrick’s on-site care of over 1,200 employees has saved TIMET an estimated $750,000.00 annually in lost work hours, and work compensation fees.

Dr. Petrick’s reputation and the success of his practice have earned him a regular spot on FOX Sports “Ultimate Fighter Championship” (UFC) reality TV show. What’s more, Dr. Petrick’s has worked with many professional organizations, teams and players from many different sports, the Toronto Blue Jays or Las Vegas’s (51’s). Dr. Petrick worked closely with other team specialists, to help athletes stay healthy at the highest level. He currently works for NBC sports on the “Joe Fan” radio show, where he is the on air injury specialist and the shows UFC expert. He has worked with athletes from the NBA, NHL, Major League Soccer, NFL, MLB, and Olympic BMX.

Dr. Petrick was recently featured in Los Hispanos and Mi Mundo magazines, both are two of the top Spanish magainze in the world and Los Hispanos magazine published his article KO’D on traumatic brain injuries in America. Muscle Development Magazine and BodyBuilding.com with Jay Cutler (Four time Mr. Olympia). He has also been featured in Oxygen Magazine, the nation’s largest women’s fitness magazine. He has also been mentioned in Men’s health, Flex and several other popular international publications. He is currently working on a documentary featuring his work with Traumatic Brain Injuries and the use of special procedures like the Hyperbaric Chamber.

Dr. Petrick is a Best Selling author; his first book “Get off Your Path”, is a three category bestselling book and can be purchased on Amazon and he is now totted as one of the first pioneers and experts in self-sustainable living.

Dr. Petrick is an international speaker and has had various speaking engagements all around the world. The topics of his lectures include Oxygen and Nitric Oxide, Medical Weight-loss, Pain management, Nutrition, Asymmetrical Movement patterns, and sports injuries. He has been the master of ceremonies for his non-profit for the past 15 years and has been asked by many national brands to speak about their products and services.

Dr. Petrick is the only doctor capable and skilled to perform the Stress Relief Method, Cranial Facial Release, Airway Restoration and the OTZ-tension adjustments which makes his skill set truly one of a kind. The Manipulations under Anesthesia (MUA) that he performs in a hospital operating room setting are very advanced treatment protocol. By utilizing his advanced knowledge of physical medicine and progressive functional rehabilitation, Dr. Petrick has established the ideal blend of conservative and non-conservative treatments which he has now copy written and trademarked. These proprietary techniques have propelled him and the Las Vegas Pain Relief Centers to the top.

Community Outreach

Aside from providing care, Dr. Petrick has served on the board of Directors of

Aside from providing pain relief and amazing care, Dr. Petrick also selfishly serves the community he lives. He has served on the board of Directors of Opportunity Village (an organization that provides work opportunities for individuals with mental disabilities). He developed and created KIS-MIF, his own Recreation and Leisure program for individuals with mental and physical disabilities. His program is designed to provide camping, hiking, canoeing, fishing and other fun out-door activities. He spends over 10 weekends annually volunteering with the non-profit that he started. In addition to the leisure programs, KIS-MIF also has a sport team called the Las Vegas “Yuccas”, which is a wheelchair basketball team. KIS-MIF is his passion and his out of office love.

Furthermore Dr. Petrick is co-participant in cutting edge research dealing with individuals with Downs Syndrome. His work is considered somewhat out of the box and could possibly change the lives of millions of people who have Downs’s syndrome and their families.

Dr. Petrick’s work has not gone un-noticed, as he was elected to the Leadership Las Vegas 2004 program, and he was a finalist for the City of Las Vegas’s Community Achievement Award for his outstanding community enrichment programs and the effort he has put forth to help those individuals who need help the most.

Professional Services

  • The Las Vegas Pain Relief Center – 2001-Present
    Clinic Director and Head Chiropractic Physician
  • Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC®) – 2007-Present
    On-screen injury care for coaches and fighters
  • Timet – Titanium Metals Corporation – 2007-Present
    Henderson, Nevada First-Aid/Worker’s Compensation prevention
  • Toronto Blue Jays (Las Vegas 51’s) Baseball Team – 2008-2013
    Las Vegas, Nevada Team Physician and ART® provider

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Dr. Kintaro Oku is a licensed Chiropractic Physician who has practiced both in Henderson and Las Vegas over the past 10 years. He is a skilled in Active Release Techniques (ART), Gavilon Technique, Functional Movement Screening (FMS), Posture Screenings, Ergonomics related to  Posture, Sole Supports Orthotic Casting & Foot Biomechanics, Max Pulse Cardiovascular Screenings, Personal Injury Cases, Rehab, Nutrition and  Weight Loss Programs, and The Kalish Method Functional Medicine Protocols. Functional Medicine is the process of healing using objective lab testing  with supplement programs to get people to make healthy lifestyle changes to repair the adrenals is at the heart of my work. The main conditions Dr. Oku focuses on with Functional Medicine are: Stress, Weight Gain, Fatigue, Female Hormone Imbalances, and GI/SIBO Problems.

Since the latter end of 2014, Dr. Oku has assisted in providing results-oriented care to numerous TIMET titanium manufacturing employees off site at  LVPRC. Our goal is to provide care on a first-aid basis in order to reduce workers compensation recordable events and thus reduce workers  compensation costs.

Aside from treating patients in the clinic setting, Dr. Oku has treated at numerous local sporting events (e.g. triathlons,  marathons, 5K’s, charity bike events, BJJ events, golfing/tennis events), fitness boot camps, and have performed countless sports physicals (football/track/volleyball) for local high schools, Vegas Lions Football, MMA fighters, and for Opportunity Village.

 

Community Outreach

Dr. Oku has served on the Board of Directors for JASN, a non-profit group to enhance understanding of Japan, its people, culture, politics, and economics in NV, providing support for expatriate Japanese and Japanese Americans residing in NV.

Dr. Oku has volunteered in the Adaptive Exercise & Strength Training Classes for Back & Neck Disorders at community colleges aiding ambulatory students with back and/or neck injuries and physical disabilities, post stroke and MS patients, with custom exercise programs emphasizing stretching, resistive exercises, and relaxation techniques. Dr. Oku has also volunteered at a Center for Brain Injured Children.

Dr. Oku has also traveled to Washington DC and lobbied Congress to advance legislation to expand access to chiropractic care in the VA system in 2004 and 2005.

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Dr. Chris Robey

Christopher Robey is a Chiropractic Physician Preceptor and native of Bridgeport, West Virginia. He studied Health Science and earned his Bachelor of  Science degree from Fairmont State University in 2012. He has continued his studies in Florida where is currently earning his Doctorate in  Chiropractic from Palmer College of Chiropractic with the expected graduation date of June 2016.

He is one of the newest additions to the team at Las Vegas Pain Relief Center. Christopher’s special interests include Active Release Technique (ART),  Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA), Cranial Facial Release (CFR), Stress Relief Method (SRM), and Sole Supports Orthotic Casting  and Foot Biomechanics. He is skilled in Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Techniques (IASTT), pain management, nutrition and weight loss programs,  neuromuscular re-education, therapeutic exercise, spinal decompression, and is certified in Functional Movement Screening (FMS) and Performance  Movement Taping (PMT).

Christopher has treated hundreds of community patients which encompasses infants as young as 5 weeks old, adolescent and adult athletes, mixed  martial artists, first responders, and senior citizens. My philosophy regarding the service and quality of care that patients receive is established through  a strong doctor-patient relationship. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, along with an empathetic bed side manor are the keystones to my approach with patient care. With the aim to improve the overall quality of life, one must encompass the three T’s: Thoughts, Traumas, and Toxins. I believe that the source of pain can successfully be addressed but must be accomplished through  compassion, understanding, and actively listening to the patient.

Through doing so, the practitioner will be able to create a bond that all patients seek, provide effective and efficient care, and thus motivating  the patient to achieve optimal health. My interest in health and human performance dates back to a young age. I know from my own personal experiences what it is like to be blindsided by injury at the height of one’s athletic career and how difficult it can be to survive the road to recovery. During an active-filled youth, I had the pleasure, although most times unfortunate due to pain, of coming into contact with many inspiring health professionals who helped me overcome both physical and mental obstacles. Their desire to work in a field dedicated to helping and healing others has made me understand and discover my passion – an opportunity to be an influential and impactful person in the lives of others. Such experiences have sculpted and will continue to mold, the respect and sympathy that I have for clients.

It has also intrigued me to be more inquisitive and enthusiastic. I enjoy being a motivator and seeing patients progress with their goals. By becoming a doctor of chiropractic I am entrusted to further educate society not only in the clinical setting but as well as fundraising and taking part in other organized community events. Recent clinical experience has stressed self-reliance, perseverance, and helped me learn independent of the lecture hall. As a health care provider I will settle for nothing less than perfection or succumb to complacency. I must maintain my purpose and continue to strive and better the lives of the community. Recent time spent within the office of the Las Vegas Pain Relief Center has solidified this passion and helped me understand that I have the innate drive to aid others through their road to recovery. ”Christopher has recently moved to Henderson where is enjoying becoming accustomed to the Las Vegas area and all it has to offer, the outdoors, and sporting events. He enjoys living an active and healthy lifestyle.

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Miles Hunsinger
Movement Coordinator

Miles is the Movement Coordinator for Basic and Advance Therapeutic exercise at Las Vegas Pain Relief Center. He has received certification in Sports  and Medicine, Functional Movements System and Chiropractor Therapy Assistance. He has worked with a wide variety of patients from weight loss, car  accidents, professional athletes, power lifters, handicapped and elderly.

He moved to Las Vegas 3 years ago to pursue his career in professional fighting and met Doctor Jon Patrick through his work with the UFC. Miles is 8-0  as a professional fighter and his most recent fight was on national television. Miles has been a lifelong athlete he played college football in Eastern  Arizona.