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Pain Institute of Nevada

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Pain Management


Pain Institute of Nevada is the oldest and well-established medical practice in Southern Nevada specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with difficult and or chronic painful conditions. Caring for people with difficult and chronic pain problems since 1989.  Drs Walter M. Kidwell and Dr. Katherine Travnicek are dedicated to relieving patients' pain and suffering as much as possible. We see patients on referral from their physicians or other health care providers, insurance or attorneys.

Traumatic Brain Injury


Traumatic brain injury (TBI) can occur when a person is in a car collision, hits his/her head, or is jolted by an explosion or blast.  

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What is a Physiatrist


Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) physicians, also known as physiatrists, treat a wide variety of medical conditions affecting the brain, spinal cord, nerves, bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, and tendons.  

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