About Us

Mile High Spine & Pain Center

Our Physical Medicine program is in-network with major medical plans in including Medicare and we have reasonable self-pay rates.  We are soft-tissue specialists, offering medical treatment for muscle pain as well as physical therapy techniques including dry-needling.

Meet the Team

Mile High Spine and Pain Center is an integrated medical model that is the future of medicine. Imagine the benefits of a medical staff working along side chiropractors, and practitioners of physical therapy!

We have brought together specialists, diagnostic tools, extensive examination and cutting edge treatment methods to be used together to provide you with the most comprehensive and all-encompassing plan of care specific to your condition and symptoms. We do not just provide standardized treatments for symptoms. No two plans are alike since no two people are alike.

Jill Murphy

Nurse Practitioner

Jill moved to the US from Ireland after earning her BA at University College Galway. Upon completing a stint in the active duty US Army as a Paratrooper she attended Johns Hopkins Nursing School (while remaining in the Army Reserves) and returned to active duty as an Army Nurse for a further 5 years before retiring. Jill’s Nursing experience includes tours in Afghanistan, Iraq and Corrections Nursing in Denver. She is now excited to continue her Nurse Practitioner career at Mile High Spine and Pain Center where she will be returning people to wellness after injury.

Patrick Hailey, DC

Chiropractic Physician

Dr. Hailey is excited to provide dry needling therapy, chiropractic, and nutrition counseling at Mile High Spine and Pain Center. Working closely with the medical staff Dr. Hailey ensures that patients quickly return to living a pain free life. “I am excited for our patients to experience all that we offer at Mile High Spine and Pain Center. I believe that everyone should enjoy a pain free life.” In his free time Dr. Hailey enjoys spending time outside with his wife and dog Harley.

Warner Hettick, DC

Chiropractic Physician

Dr. Hettick works closely with the medical staff to ensure you get better as quickly as possible. He provides traditional chiropractic adjustments along with progressive rehab protocols to correct your problems and ensure a lasting solution for your pain.

Serena Hettick, DC

Chiropractic Physician, Board Certified Chiropractic Acupuncture

Dr. Serena is proud to offer dry-needling at Mile High Spine and Pain Center. “Offering manual medicine alongside traditional medicine creates superior results allowing our patients to enjoy their lives pain free!” Dr. Serena prides herself in being part of a group that offers such comprehensive care. “Unfortunately, a lot of our patients have been told incorrectly that they will have to live with their pain. At Mile High Spine and Pain Center, we offer unique programs to maximize results.”

Vanessa Morris

Insurance Specialist

After living from coast to coast for a few years Vanessa is happy to be settled back in her native state of Colorado. She lives in Denver with her husband and son. When she isn’t assisting patients and her team with insurance, billing and collections questions and issues she enjoys walking to museums, the botanic gardens, restaurants and farmers markets. She loves exploring different techniques, styles and flavor profiles of cooking and participating in as much knitting, beading and paper crafting as she can make time for.

Shelby Sandoval, MA

Billing Specialist

I’m so happy to be apart of a clinic that is getting people out of pain quickly, without the use of narcotics. Ultimately getting people back to their goal, of having no pain is our greatest achievement. When I am not in the office I enjoy spending time with my son, doing outdoor activities.

Imani Hinton, MA

Administrative Assistant

Imani graduated from the Medical Administrative Assistant program from Pima Medical Institute with honors. Imani assists the team with maintaining an efficient office flow. She enjoys problem solving, helping others and gets satisfaction when she witnesses patients improvement. When Imani is not working she is spending time with her family, and enjoys trying new recipes to cook. She plans to continue her education in by pursuing her Associates degree in Healthcare Administration.

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