Pinnacle Pain and Spine

An Advanced Interventional Spine, Sports Medicine, and Minimally Invasion Spine Practice Located in Scottsdale, Chandler, and Fountain Hills, AZ

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External clinical rotation site
for Mayo Clinic
Pain Management Fellows

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About Us

  • The Leader in Sports Medicine & Minimally-Invasive Spine

    Pinnacle Pain and Spine is an advanced pain management, minimally invasive spine and sports medicine practice, established with the philosophy of putting patient care above all else, and bringing the most effective, forward-thinking, and evidence-based treatments to patients


In The News

  • Managing Pain Without Opioids

    Pinnacle Pain and Spine has ways to help people prevent from becoming addicted to opioids and relying on opioids as well as getting people off of opioids. We have minimally invasive spinal procedures, joint procedures and a combination of an individualized treatment plan for rehabilitation.


 Good Morning America Segment

  • Dr. Crooks Appears on Good Morning Arizona

    Pain Management without opioids is possible and on this segment of Dr. Crooks talks about the hazards of opioids and alternative and healthy methods of managing your pain without using them.


About Us

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    Conditions We Treat

    Acute or chronic pain can have a tremendous impact on your quality of life. It can also be challenging to diagnose and very complicated to treat. Our goal is to fully understand the problem and then develop a comprehensive treatment plan, using the latest science, medicine, interventions and procedures to help our patients regain their quality of life.


Huffpost Article

  • Got Knee Pain? Experts Swear By These 8 Tips For Relief.

    If you have a knee injury, muscle aches, cracking, popping or other issues, you need this advice.


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Words from our patients

  • Google

    "The office is immaculate their customer service is outstanding the provider was kind and very gentle."

    Adreanna A.
  • Google

    "Dr. Crooks and Jessica Byrd are both amazing! They are very personable, respectful, and have a good bedside manner."

    Renae H.
  • Google

    "All the employees there are very professional and kind. They make you feel like you matter and truly want to help ease your pain."

    Alisa M.
  • Google

    "This place does an amazing job making sure your needs are meet. The staff goes above and beyond to make you feel welcome and that you leave satisfied."

    Kyle I.
  • Healthgrades

    "The doctors take their time with the patient at each appointment. The doctors are caring and compassionate."

    Nikki H.
  • Yelp

    "This office truly thinks outside the box and with what is going on in this world right now we need a doctor who actually cares and listens. Thanks again Pinnacle!"

    Domenic J.
  • Google

    "Very helpful made me feel comfortable and truly go above and beyond for us as patients! definitely recommend this office and staff!!!!"

    Eric U.
  • Google

    "Excellent attention to patient, detail and sensitivity to someone's needs. Appreciate the extent of compassion of the entire staff from the doctor to the staff."

    Stephanie B.
  • Google

    Dr. Crooks and his team at Pinnacle Pain and Spine are amazing! They got my son Kemp in right away for a regenerative stem cell injection to help with a complete ligament


About Us

Pinnacle Pain and Spine provides superior pain management services to patients living in Scottsdale, Chandler, and Fountain Hills, Arizona. We believe in delivering excellence in patient care to help reduce pain, restore function, and enable people affected by pain to live their best lives.

Our team treats a comprehensive variety of conditions including back, neck, and limb pain using the most advanced and up to date treatment options in interventional pain management, and regenerative medicine. At Pinnacle Pain and Spine we offer exceptional sports medicine services to everyone from college and professional athletes and Olympians to weekend warriors.

At Pinnacle Pain and Spine we use proven treatments like spine injections and ablations, peripheral joint injections and ablations, spinal cord stimulation, dorsal root ganglion stimulation, peripheral nerve stimulation, kyphoplasty, and other minimally invasive spine interventions to give our patients the best chances at living well. When coupled with other physical treatment modalities these can offer considerable relief in pain and improvement in function.

We lead the way with regenerative medicine treatments, offering bone marrow aspirate concentrate stem cell therapy, platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy, and amniotic regenerative medicine therapy.

Along with these innovative, natural treatments for injured tissues and chronic pain, Pinnacle Pain and Spine offers ozone therapy and CBD oil.

To benefit from the considerable expertise and experience of the Pinnacle Pain and Spine team, call the nearest office or book an appointment online today.



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Matthew Crooks, MD
Interventional Pain Specialist
Owner & Medical Director


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Stuart Rammell, DO
Interventional Pain Specialist


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Jessica Byrd, AP-PMN, FNP-C
Clinical Director


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Emma Dambi, FNP-C
Family Nurse Practitioner

Insurances Accepted

We are proud to accept a wide array of insurance companies, and we invite you to contact our office if you have any questions or do not see your insurance provider listed.

Arizona Foundation for Medical Care
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Innovation Care Partners
United Healthcare

Recent News & Updates

Life After a Herniated Disc

You may feel that the pain and discomfort of a herniated disc will never go away, but there’s life after a herniated disc. Learn about the treatment options we have to offer.

The Link Between Your Diet and Arthritis

You may be resigned to the pain and stiffness of arthritis, but did you know there’s a link between your diet and your pain? Keep reading to find out how to help yourself through food.

Our Programs


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Sports Medicine And Rehabilitation

Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation “Pinnacle Pain and Spine is an advanced pain management, minimally invasive spine and sports medicine practice, established…

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Regenerative Medicine Therapy

Have you recently bent down and felt a twinge in your knee? Or maybe you heard a popping sound during your latest round of squats and thought, “Oh, that’s new.”…

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Interventional Pain Management And Spine

Interventional Pain Management and Spine “Pinnacle Pain and Spine is an advanced pain management, minimally invasive spine and sports medicine practice,…

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Our Locations


Scottsdale Location

9023 East Desert Cove Ave, Suite 101
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Mon - Fri | 8 AM - 4:30 PM

Chandler Location

655 S. Dobson Rd, BLDG A suite 103
Chandler, AZ 85224
Mon - Fri | 8 AM - 4:30 PM

Fountain Hills Location

16838 E. Palisades Blvd, Bldg. C,
Unit 152A
Fountain Hills, AZ 85268

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