Our Medical Team & Support Staff
Patrick Rehm, Director of Clinical Operations
Patrick graduated from Austin Community College back in 2005 with his degree in Radiology. He first joined Capitol Pain Institute back in 2014 as a Procedure Coordinator, but he then left to open the Center for Specialty Surgery of Austin located next to the Shoal Creek location. In 2018 he came back to Capitol Pain Institute to be the Director of Clinical Operations. He leads our team of dedicated care coordinators and is responsible for the day-to-day operational management of the practice. Patrick enjoys working with patients and being involved in new and innovative ways to treat pain.
Patrick lives in Leander, TX with his wife and son. He enjoys sports, staying active in fitness, and being outdoors.
Heather Clark, MSN, FNP-BC
Heather Clark graduated from Abilene Christian University, where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing. During her nursing career, Heather worked in several areas, including O.R., LTAC, Med-Surg, Pre-Op, Cardiology and Orthopedics. In 2013 she graduated with her Masters in Nursing from Lubbock Christian University. After moving to the Austin area with her husband, Heather began at Prairie View A&M for her Family Nurse Practitioner Certification, graduating in 2016. Since completing nursing school, Heather has been on several foreign mission trips to Mexico, Honduras and Uganda. With a warm smile and a great sense of humor, Heather does her best to place patients at ease, while formulating a plan to return patients back to their normal lives.
Heather enjoys spending time with her wonderful family, 3-day weekends, margaritas, teaching her son make-shift karate to fend off monsters in the closet, and traveling the world.
Tara Levy, RN, MSN, ACNS-BC
Tara is a native Texan who moved to Austin in 1996 to attend college at the University of Texas at Austin, where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology, as well as a master’s degree in nursing. She is a certified Adult Health Clinical Nurse Specialist. Tara spent two years as a labor and delivery nurse at Brackenridge Hospital before completing her master’s degree. As an advanced practice nurse, she worked in a private rheumatology practice for five years and then in a large cardiology practice for five years before joining Capitol Pain Institute in May 2015.
In her free time, Tara enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons, exercising, and listening to live music.