Dr. Deer founded the Spine and Nerve Center of the Virginias in 1994. The Center has grown to offer treatment to not only West Virginians and Virginians, but also to many patients from throughout the United States, and those who travel Internationally for ground breaking interventional treatments often pioneered with the help of the team at our facilities. Dr. Deer has led a revolution in interventional spine and nerve care by teaching thousands of physicians an algorithmic approach to care including methods that are less invasive at a lower risk for complications.
Dr. Deer completed his Medical Degree at West Virginia University at the top of his class, and then went on to complete his advanced training at the University of Virginia. He currently holds the position of as a Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology at WVU and is active in teaching medical students, and hosts many residents and fellows for advanced training from both the United States and many countries.