YOUR SPECIALTY PAIN CLINIC
Our mission in creating Four Corners Spine and Pain is to offer compassionate multidisciplinary care to patients who suffer with chronic or acute pain caused by all types of injuries or disease conditions
We are proud to provide a specialty clinic that offers the widest array of traditional and alternative approaches to pain management. We have dedicated Four Corners Spine and Pain to providing the best treatment possible to the people of Farmington, Aztec, Bloomfield, Durango, Shiprock, and the other surrounding communities.
Every patient visit is with a Board Certified Specialist that has been trained in the latest technique an treatment for acute and chronic pain conditions.
Our goal is always pain alleviation – a goal often attained by our expert staff. However, when it is not possible to completely eliminate the pain, we can assure you that we will do our best to make the pain tolerable and improve the patient’s functional status. We are the experts in spine care in San Juan County and the Four Corners. We are focused on relieving your pain so you can live more.
Dr. Thaddeus Ray, DO
Dr. Ray is a native New Mexican who was born and raised in Albuquerque. He earned a scholarship to play basketball at Adams State College as a letterman. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of New Mexico. Dr. Ray attended Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. Dr. Ray completed a four year residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Texas- San Antonio. After completing his residency, Dr. Ray received an additional year of training in Pain Management during a fellowship at East Jefferson General Hospital in Metairie, Louisiana.
Dr. Ray was hired to start a Pain clinic with the Iowa Orthopedic Center, which is the largest orthopedic group in the state of Iowa. The pain clinic was extremely successful, but Dr. Ray had a strong desire to return to his home state. He came to Farmington in the summer of 2009 to offer the people of the Four Corners Area comprehensive pain services.
Away from work Dr. Ray enjoys spending time with his wife, cooking, playing sports, and exploring the Four Corners Region.
Dr. Ray is member of many leading organizations that specialize in the treatment of back injuries to include ISIS(International Spine Intervention Society), ASIPP( American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians), NASS(North American Spine Society), AAPMR(American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation).
Dr. Ray is Board Certified in both Pain Management and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
Dr. Camille Rivera, MD
Dr. Rivera is originally from Puerto Rico. After completing her medical school she completed a four year residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Texas -
San Antonio. She moved to the Farmington area in 2009 to start her medical practice and in 2015 joined Four Corners Spine and Pain.
Dr. Rivera specializes in Sports medicine and EMG(nerve studies). She works closely
with referring physicians and surgeons in the diagnosis and treatment of muscle and
In her spare time, Dr. Rivera enjoys gardening, traveling, MMA, and spending time with her dogs.
Dr. Rivera is Board Certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.