J. Edward Nolan, MD
Joseph Edward (“Ed”) Nolan has been practicing medicine since 1996. He received his Doctor of Medicine Degree from the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Nolan served his General Surgery Internship at MUSC, and completed his Anesthesiology Residency and Pain Fellowship there as well. He is Board Certified in Pain Management and specializes in interventional pain management for neck and back pain.
Allyson Thatcher, MD
Allyson Thatcher comes to Trident Pain Center with twenty years post-residency experience, including four years as an active duty Captain in the Air Force. Thatcher received her Bachelor of Science Degree from George Washington University in 1985. She then completed her Doctor of Medicine Degree from Virginia Commonwealth University in 1989.
Thomas Brandt, Jr. D.O.
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
Thomas Brandt, Jr. has 20 years’ experience in the pain management field. Brandt earned his Bachelor of Science in Marine Biology from University of North Carolina at Wilmington. He then earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in 1989.
Kristen R. Giet, PA-C
Kristen Renaud Giet was born and raised in Charleston, South Carolina. She graduated from Summerville High School and received a Bachelor of Science Degree from Charleston Southern University. After working as a medical assistant at Trident Pain Center, she went on to pursue a Master of Science Degree from the Medical University of South Carolina.
Dodi L. Baum, NP-C
Dodi Baum begins her career as a Nurse Practitioner as a member of the Trident Pain Center staff. Baum graduated with honors from Michigan State University in both Kinesiology and Nursing. She then completed her Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner at the University of Cincinnati. (more…)
Brittany L. Howard, PA-C
Brittany Howard begins her career as a Physician Assistant as a member of the Trident Pain Center staff. Howard earned her Bachelor of Science in Exercise and Sport Science from the University of Utah before moving to Charleston to complete her Master of Physician Assistant Studies at the Medical University of South Carolina. (more…)
M. Scott Wade, PA-C
Scott Wade joins the Trident Pain Center team following an extensive 25-year military career. In 2001, he earned his Bachelor of Physician Assistant Studies and in 2003, his Master of Physician Assistant Studies, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Medicine. Wade’s medical career has included time in in Guam, Virginia, Texas, New Mexico, Iraq and Afghanistan before moving to South Carolina in 2008. (more…)