NRMC Pain Institute

NRMC is pleased to announce the opening of the Pain Institute. Housed at the hospital, this outpatient service is designed to provide care for patients with chronic pain who are not responding to traditional pain management.

The specialized team, lead by Dr. Rand Metoyer who is board certifed in Anesthesia and Pain Management, is trained to evaluate, diagnose and treat pain whether it is caused by injury, diseases such as cancer, arthritis, nerve damage, diabetes, or other unknown causes. By using pain relief therapies, medications, and special procedures, they can effectively manage a patient's pain and help restore a better quality of life.

At the Pain Institute, Dr. Metoyer will treat patients for pain associated with the following:

  • Back Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Headaches (Including Migraines)
  • Joint Pain
  • Muscular Pain
  • Acute Herpes Zoster
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Phantom Limb and Stump Pain
  • Adhesive Arachnoiditis
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Suboxone Treatment (Detoxication)

Services Include:

  • Epidural Injections
  • Peripheral Nerve Blocks
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Blocks
  • Stellate Ganglion Blocks
  • Facet Joint Nerve Blocks
  • Epidural and Intrathecal Drug Pumps
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Neurolytic Blocks


For more information on the Pain Institute or to schedule an appointment, please call 318.214.4153.