Our Medical Director, Dr. Robert Wilson, II, is the founder of Piedmont Interventional Pain Care. For over 15 years, he has proudly served patients in Salisbury and greater Rowan County region. Dr. Wilson is board certified in both anesthesiology and pain medicine by the American Board of Anesthesiology. Dr. Wilson completed his residency in anesthesiology and fellowship in pain medicine at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
He is trained in the latest pain management techniques and therapies and was the first in the Southeastern United States to implant a spinal cord stimulation system with a three lead array. Dr. Wilson most recently was the first in the greater Charlotte region to offer the mild Procedure to patients with lumbar spinal stenosis.
He is an active advocate for the prevention of opioid abuse and serves on the Opioid Task Forces for: The Department of Health and Human Services, the Industrial Commission, NC Medical Board and the NC Medical Society.
Additionally, Dr. Wilson is the President-Elect of the Pain Society of the Carolinas (PSOC). A long-standing member of the PSOC, he has also served as Chairman of the Government Advocacy Committee.
Dr. Wilson is an avid speaker providing information to the public and medical professionals about the latest interventional pain treatments.
Dr. Wilson began his medical career as a Critical Care Nurse and then worked several years as a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist. At the age of 34, he started medical school at the University of Oklahoma and nine years later, started his practice in Salisbury, North Carolina.
Dr. Wilson has been married for 42 years. He and his wife, Sharon, have two grown children and are the proud grandparents of two grandchildren.