Rio Grande Pain Team - Feeling Better At Last!

Smart Pain Management from Rio Grande Pain Team

Rio Grande Pain Team Can Help you Feel Better at Last! Dr. Dennis Slavin is the Valley’s leading pain management doctor. When it comes to alleviating pain, only the best treatment and care will do. At Rio Grande Pain Team we specialize in pain management, and we understand that living with chronic pain can be life-altering. From testing to medication management and injections, you can rest assured that Rio Grande Pain Team will give you the same level of care we would extend to our own families.


We also specialize in helping individuals whose chronic pain has not responded to convention treatment such as bed rest, medication or physical therapy. At Rio Grande Pain Team, our ongoing commitment to your comfort and improvement is a primary concern. Our experienced doctor and staff will closely monitor your condition and work with you on a personal level for your pain management.


Dr. Dennis Slavin is a Board Certified Anesthesiologist.  He holds the Certificate of Advanced Qualification in Pain Medicine from the American Board of Anethesiology and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pain Medicine.  He worked locum tenens through the country for one year, then relocated to South Texas.  He has been on staff at Knapp Medical Center since 1994.


Our specialities include:


  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Knee & Back Pain Management
  • Spinal Cord Stimulations
  • Carpal Tunnel Management
  • Headaches & Neck Pain


Pain Management


Pain often presents in various ways such as as low back pain, neck pain, post-operative pain, abdominal pain, joint pain, headaches, and pain from cancer. Over 40 million Americans are disabled by chronic pain. Our goal is to help patients return to the most functional and productive lifestyle possible.


If you need to see an expert, Dr. Dennis Slavin can help you. Can and schedule your appointment today. Dr. Slavin has offices in Weslaco(956) 973-0565 & in McAllen (956) 992-0319