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Carver Wilkins, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation / Pain Management

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Meet Dr. Wilkins

Carver Wilkins, M.D., a board-certified, physical medicine and rehabilitation physician, specializes in acute musculoskeletal spine pain management. Dr. Wilkins completed his MD/MHSA dual degree through a cooperative program of St. Matthew’s University School of Medicine (Grand Cayman) and St. Joseph’s College of Maine (Standish, Maine).

Throughout his residency, he volunteered at a Ronald McDonald House and for The Easter Seals. He also founded the Delta Mu chapter for Sigma Phi Omega during graduate school—a national academic honor and professional society in gerontology. Dr. Wilkins has a special interest in sports medicine and senior adults.

Residency

  • University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR
    • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Fellowship

  • Orthopedic and Spine Specialists, York, PA
    Interventional Pain Medicine

Medical School

  • Ross University; Portsmouth, Dominica
    • Doctor of Medicine
    • Masters degree in Gerontology and Masters degree in Health Science Administration.

Personal Interests

  • Dr. Wilkins enjoys Crossfit exercises, watching Netflix documentaries, being outdoors with his wife and son.

Specialties

  • Epidural steroid injections
  • Nerve blocks
  • Facet injections
  • SI Joint Injections
  • Radiofrequency lesioning (rhizotomy)
  • Spinal cord stimulation
  • Ultrasound-guided procedures (in office) for these conditions:
    • Shoulder, elbow, wrist, hand, hip, knee, ankle, and foot pain
    • Piriformis syndrome, Carpal Tunnel syndrome, Tendonitis, Bursitis
    • Non-steroid based Prolotherapy offered

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Awards & Recognitions

  • Living Magazine “Top Docs” (2018)

Locations Served

  • Richardson

Neck and back pain take the joy out of life. We’re here to help you find it again.

Our founder, Dr. David Rothbart, understood that people struggling with back or neck pain often fear surgery as the first option. He shared this concern, which is why he founded Spine Team Texas—to treat patients conservatively and avoid surgery as the initial solution. Dr. Rothbart’s team of carefully selected pain management experts has helped many patients find relief from their back and neck pain. Schedule your appointment today to find out how they can help you achieve your goals.
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Meet Tom Winders

Businessman, golfer & back pain conqueror
For a while, the only place Tom Winders could get a decent night’s sleep was on his living room love seat, where he could position his back just right. That’s when he knew something had to be done.

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