Nevada Muscle & Nerve | Phone: (702)826-2816

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Dr. Martinez

Dr. Juan Martínez-Moreno is the Physiatrist and Medical Director of Nevada Muscle and Nerve, and has also served as its President and CEO since it opened its doors in July, 2014. He received his Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences at the University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus. He graduated Doctor of Medicine from Ponce School of Medicine in Ponce, Puerto Rico where he received the prestigious award of Clinical Distinction in MD Graduation. He completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at East Carolina University/Brody School of Medicine in Greenville, North Carolina. During his time there, he became the department’s first recipient of the Good Samaritan Award for helping transport a disabled patient back to his country of origin to be reunited with his family.

Dr. Martínez is a board certified Diplomate of the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is also an Associate Member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He has lectured extensively on a wide variety of rehabilitation medicine topics.

Dr. Martínez is an accomplished competition sailor. As crew aboard the J-24 keelboat Exodus, he sailed into top three positions in the fiercely competitive Caribbean Ocean Racing Triangle (CORT) twice and participated in the elimination series for the sailing event of the XVII Central American & Caribbean Games. In his spare time, Dr. Martínez also enjoys surfing, hiking, and playing the guitar. He is regarded by his patients as a very attentive and informative physician, and a gentle electromyographer.


Come in for a consultation if you are experiencing any of the following:

  • Neck pain
  • Back pain
  • Joint pain
  • Muscle aches
  • Muscle spasms
  • Sports injuries
  • Performing arts injuries
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Limb pain
  • Numbness
  • Paresthesia (tingling or “pins and needles” sensation)
  • Weakness
  • Muscle atrophy (wasting away of muscle)
  • Loss or deterioration of limb function