Andrew Kelner, M.D.
Residency in Anesthesiology – Interventional Pain Management Specialist
Dr. Andrew Kelner has joined NVCPC to practice at our North Las Vegas location. He originates from the East Coast, where he obtained a Bachelor of Science in biology, and worked for a preclinical research organization assisting in pharmaceutical research and development. His passion for patient care led him to medical school, where he attended Tufts University, School of Medicine. During his time there he participated in further clinical research, being published in pharmaceutical and critical care journals. He also has additional training in internal medicine, having completed a one-year internship at Carney Hospital, affiliated with Tufts University. After being accepted to Johns Hopkins University, he completed his residency in anesthesiology at Johns Hopkins Hospital and specialized further in interventional pain management. Johns Hopkins Pain Medicine fellowship, is one of the most sought out programs, ranking # 2 in the nation.
Incorporating a multidisciplinary approach to managing pain, which includes medications, interventions, complementary therapies, and partnering with other specialists, is at the foundation of Dr. Kelner’s approach to creating a thorough treatment plan. To enhance the treatment plan, individualizing the interventions along with the patient, create a pathway for patients to actively participate in managing their pain and improving their quality of life. Emphasizing treatment of the whole body and not just symptoms, helps his patients to achieve their goals and lead a pain-free life.