EmergeOrtho—Triangle Region is pleased to welcome Dr. Nathan Christie, a pain management physician and anesthesiologist. He joined the team recently to treat patients at the Burlington and Chapel Hill offices.
Dr. Christie is board-certified in pain medicine and anesthesiology, and specializes in interventional pain management. As a doctor for pain management, he works with patients experiencing acute and chronic pain from orthopedic conditions or injuries.
Dr. Christie’s areas of specialty within pain management are the spine, back, and joints. He provides interventional pain solutions and pain-blocking techniques for patients who have not responded well to more conservative treatments but are not yet ready for surgery.
“I am happy to be part of the team of orthopedic experts and pain management specialists at EmergeOrtho. Joining this world-class team, I know that I can add my expertise and help more patients get relief,” says Dr. Christie.
Dr. Christie earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin and completed medical school at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He completed an anesthesiology residency at the University of Wisconsin and a fellowship at New York’s Weill Cornell Tri-Institute.
“We are delighted to add an outstanding specialist in interventional pain medicine to the EmergeOrtho Triangle team. We know that Dr. Christie’s experience and training will improve patient care and allow us to offer more treatment options.” – Dr. Eugenia Zimmerman
Dr. Christie specializes in:
- Back and Neck Pain
- Herniated Discs
- Spinal Stenosis
- Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
- Joint Pain
He offers a wide variety of treatments to meet each patient’s needs, including:
- Spinal Cord Stimulation
- Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulation
- Peripheral Nerve and Multifidus Muscle Stimulation
- Radiofrequency Ablation
- Joint Injections
- Trigger Point Injections
- Nerve and Plexus Blocks
Dr. Christie is a member of the Pain Society of the Carolinas, the North American Neuromodulation Society, the American Academy of Pain Management, and the American Medical Association.
Learn more about Dr. Nathan Christie here and how he works with patients at EmergeOrtho—Triangle Region.