Kentucky Pain Institute
Dr. Bux is the Chief of Anesthesia and the Director of the Pain Management Center at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center. He is a board-certified anesthesiologist from the American Board of Anesthesiology. He serves as the medical director for the Central Kentucky Ambulatory Surgery Center. During his residency at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center, he was awarded Chief Resident of Anesthesiology. As a member, president, and board member of countless professional organizations and associations, Dr. Bux remains a leader in his profession. He joined Kentucky Pain Institute in 2011 to complete our goal of becoming a fully interventional pain center. In addition to performing steroid epidural injections and spinal cord stimulator trials, he provides direction and another prospective into managing pain.
Kentucky Pain Institute
Tim has been with Kentucky Pain Institute since its inception. Prior to Kentucky Pain Institute, he received a Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Nursing from The Ohio State University followed by a Master’s Degree of Science in Nursing from the University of Cincinnati. He has been an Instructor of Nursing for Morehead State University and practiced family medicine for a Catholic Health Association facility for ten years. As a board certified nurse practitioner, Tim performs initial intake assessments, interventional injection therapies, and collaborates with all team members for patient management. He has advanced training using ultrasound guided injections to help manage extremity, joint, and spinal pain caused by both acute and chronic conditions. Along with being Advanced Cardiac Life Support certified, he is a member of multiple professional organizations.
Kentucky Pain Institute
Pat is a board Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist practicing anesthesia and specializing in pain management for over 20 years. He is a member of the American Association Of Nurse Anesthesia. Pat's been a member of the anesthesia team at Saint Joseph Hospital East campus in Lexington KY for 15 years. He's been a member of The Kentucky Pain Institute since 2012. Pat has advanced training using fluoroscopy guided injections to help manage extremity, joint, and spinal pain caused by both acute and chronic conditions. He's been married to Sandi for over 20 years and they have two sons.