Dr. James Marx

Pain Management
Las Vegas, NV
47 years experience male

Locations

Office

Las Vegas, NV

Address

608 South Jones Blvd., Las Vegas, NV
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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About

Bio

Actively involved in the management of challenging pain problems for over twenty years. Board Certified by the American Board of Pain Medicine and the American Board of Addiction Medicine. Member of the State of Nevada Prescription Controlled Substance Task Force. Policy Fellow, Nevada Policy Research Institute, member of the Nevada Medicaid Drug Utilization Review Board.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Pain Management, Board Certified

Addiction Medicine, Board Certified

Anesthesiology, Board Certified

Doctor Q&A

911 Answers
634 Agrees
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Marx
47 years experience Pain Management
Significant?: Studies were done where individuals with no back complaints received MRI's. By age 30, 30 to 40 percent of the MRI's showed abnormalities such as disc ... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Marx
47 years experience Pain Management
Many Questions: CRP is an inflammatory marker which is not specific to any one cause. The elevation could be from infection or even a reaction to various drugs. To no ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Marx
47 years experience Pain Management
General Anesthesia: Oral pain killers all are relatively the same in terms of effectiveness if taken in equipotent doses. There are some issues that complicate their effe ... Read More
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Aug 21, 2013
Dr Marx is a very knowledgeable pain management specialist. He is providing an excellent service to the public via Healthtap. He is a great guy. I endorse Dr. Marx.
Sep 11, 2013
Knowledgeable answers, cares for patients
Sep 15, 2013
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Thx. Started with chest pain. Pcp said inflamed tissue pushibg against sternum. Was given naproxen to help. Then then he started having pains that felt like needles all over his body. He complains of ...Read More
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thank you for your time. i have felt like im wasting my gp,s time but am concerned. i have only had xray and ultrasound and tjey dont check my bloods unless i complain. i also have frequent uti or pro...Read More
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Thank you for your answer. I have chronic pain from duel wrist, hand, and arm fractures. I was previously on Norco 10/325. My tolarence has gone up. Do you feel that it is safe or can be successfu...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Nebraska College of Medicine, NE
Graduated 1973MD

Residency

MAYO CLINIC
Completed 1975

Residency

MAYO CLINIC
Completed 1976

Awards

"2011 Top Doc in Pain Medicine" Consumer's Checkbook
"2013 Top Doc in Pain Medicine" Consumer's Checkbook
PainWeek and American Society of Pain Educators Pain Practitioner of the Year September 2013

Affiliations

American Academy of Pain Medicine
Member of American Society of Addiction Medicine
Clark County Medical Society
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