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Nicolas Karvelas, M.D.


Pain Medicine

Dr. Nicolas Karvelas is a physician double-board-certified in interventional pain medicine and physical medicine and rehabilitation. He graduated with honors from the University of California, Davis, with a degree in exercise biology. He then continued on at UC Davis for completion of his medical school and residency training as well as his fellowship training. 

Dr. Karvelas’s passions and specific interests in medicine include spine procedures, neurostimulation interventions (including spinal cord stimulation), and musculoskeletal medicine. He performs a variety of different therapeutic interventions, including cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine procedures; joint treatments (including shoulder, hip, and knee); sympathetic blocks; and spinal cord stimulators. 

Dr. Karvelas’s goal with each patient is to work as hard as he can to improve the symptoms, function, and overall health of that patient. 

Dr. Karvelas offers physical medicine and rehabilitation care at Rebound Orthopedics & Neurosurgery in Vancouver at Vancouver and East Vancouver.


    Education & Training

    • Bachelor of Science in Exercise Biology: University of California, Davis, Davis, CA
    • Doctor of Medicine: UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA
    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Residency: UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA
    • Pain Medicine Fellowship: UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA


    • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation