Dr. Hemal Mehta grew up in the suburbs of Detroit, Mich. He attended Wayne State University and received his medical degree from Ross University School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency training in physical medicine and rehabilitation at East Carolina University/Brody School of Medicine in Greenville, N.C. While there, he also received the Research Resident of the Year award in 2004. He completed an Interventional Pain Fellowship in Nashville, Tenn. in 2005 and then continued to work in the field of pain medicine in the Nashville area. In 2013, Dr. Mehta was the inaugural recipient of the Patient Appreciation Award given by the Nashville Academy of Medicine.
Dr. Mehta has worked for the last 10 years in the field of pain medicine in Nashville, Tenn., treating various chronic and acute pain conditions. His background in physical medicine and rehabilitation provides him a unique perspective in treating musculoskeletal and spine-related pain issues. With his training, he also has insight into treating pain conditions associated with sports and occupational injuries, as well as personal injury issues such as injuries related to auto accidents. With Dr. Mehta’s fellowship training and experience in interventional pain, he has the skills and ability to properly diagnose and manage patients using various interventional techniques.
Dr. Mehta is board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation and in pain medicine. He is a diplomate of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and a member of various societies, including the International Academy for the sudy of pain. Dr. Mehta has volunteered time for the State of Tennessee Department of Human Resources as a team member of the Tennessee Rehabilitation Center of Franklin. Dr. Mehta currently resides in Franklin, Tenn. with his family.