Shane Sobrio, MD

Dr. Soprio

Board Certified Pain Medicine

Dr. Sobrio is a fellowship-trained interventional pain medicine physician specialist who enjoys treating the many types of acute and chronic pain conditions. He is a strong advocate of treating the whole patient using all the currently available treatments available in pain medicine.

Dr. Sobrio was born in Reno, Nevada and attended Reed high school. He studied psychology and neuroscience at Brigham Young University before attending medical school at George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, DC where he graduated with honors. He recently graduated from Oregon Health and Science University’s Pain Medicine fellowship and is board certified in pain medicine.

His interests are broad within the field of chronic pain management but include minimally invasive procedural techniques to control chronic pain, functional rehabilitation, and the complexities of opioid management.

Nevada Advanced Pain Specialists is recognized as an industry leader in pain management. We have a state-of-the-art facility in Reno, Nevada, that allows for us to offer the highest possible level of quality care of our patients.

We are committed to providing a comprehensive and multi-disciplinary approach for each individual’s pain complaints to provide the most appropriate care. Our approach includes analysis of biomechanics, joint motion, as well as skeletal, nerve and muscle tissues. Every individual is evaluated for the root cause of their pain – not just a “quick fix” approach to only provide symptomatic relief.

Your pain will be evaluated with latest diagnostic tools and technologies used by the professionals at Nevada Advanced Pain Specialists to make accurate assessments including: EMG/Nerve testing, MRIs, x-rays, bone scans, and diagnostic pain injections.

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Over 90% of our facet joint injection patients report improvement in their condition. Over 75% said their condition improved by more than 50%

Over 83% of our epidural patients report improvement in their condition. Over 75% said their condition improved by more than 50%

Overall, 83% of our patients report a better quality of life, 60% report less pain, and 62% report improvement in their function

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