Doug Larner received his BS in Sports Medicine from Central Michigan. In the late 90’s he spent much of his time with Division 2 and professional women’s football teams. From this point he decided to further his education receiving a master’s degree from Middle Tennessee State in Health and Behavior Change, followed by attending Vanderbilt University where he received his masters in nursing. Later he completed a MBA at Mississippi State and is currently completing a PhD with an emphasis in acute to chronic pain transition. His passion is pain management and has been practicing in the field since 2004.