Chief Financial Officer
Melissa brings over 20 years’ experience in Senior Medical Management with responsibilities in Human Resources, Insurance Contract Negations, Land and Building Acquisitions, and Clinical Operations. She is an energetic problem solver experienced in medical office start-ups and is a recognized team leader with proven negotiating skills lending to consensus building in an organization.
Prior to joining Nevada Comprehensive Pain Center, Melissa held a position as the Practice Administrator for an Orthopedic practice here in Las Vegas. She assisted in the building and contracting of their ambulatory surgical center and their state of the art surgical recovery suite.
After joining Dr. Coppel over 6 years ago, Melissa has led the practice as the Director of Operations. She has taken the clinic from a single specialty physician office practicing out of one small location to a now, seventeen specialty physician practice with five gorgeous locations. In addition, Melissa has built, licensed and contracted two of Dr. Coppel’s Ambulatory Surgery Centers known as Nevada Surgical Suites. The surgery center is a free-standing facility where outpatient medical procedures are performed by the physicians employed by Nevada Comprehensive Pain Center.
Melissa has handled the development and growth of all five medical clinics and two surgery centers enabling Nevada Comprehensive Pain Center to become the largest Pain Management Practice in the state of Nevada.
Today, in her new role as the Director of Business Development and Finance, Melissa oversees the continued growth of Nevada Comprehensive Pain Center with the continued acquisition of real estate to build more locations to serve all the pain management needs of the state of Nevada.
Melissa lives with her three children and her husband, Roy.