He comes to PPOA from Southeast Pain and Spine Care in North Carolina and served as its medical director for pain management. He is a member of the American Society of Regional Anesthesia, and the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians.
Dr. Heil earned his medical degree from West Virginia University. He began a residency in General Surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., but later decided his passion lay in helping patients relieve their pain. He completed a residency and fellowship training in Anesthesiology at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, Penn.
He has lectured widely on interventional pain management, cancer pain and other topics, and is listed in Leading Physicians of the World.