Elena Stadelman, ARNP

Elena Stadelman is a caring and dedicated Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) specializing in interventional pain management. With a nursing career spanning close to 20 years, Elena has extensive experience in both the hospital and clinical settings.  Since relocating from New Jersey to Florida in 2018, she has had the privilege of working closely with individuals seeking relief and improvement in their quality of life. She joined the Southwest Florida Pain Center staff in 2022 working alongside Dr. Ball in the procedure room. Currently Elena has taken on the role of assessing, diagnosing, and treating various pain disorders clinically.

As an APRN in interventional pain management, Elena has a thorough understanding of interventional procedures such as epidural steroid injections, nerve blocks, radiofrequency ablation, and neuromodulation techniques. Applying evidence-based practice, Elena develops tailored treatment plans that combine interventional procedures, medication management, physical therapy, and other non-pharmacological approaches.

Elena is passionate about patient education and believes in empowering individuals to actively participate in their pain management journey. She takes the time to explain complex medical concepts in a clear and compassionate manner, ensuring that patients fully understand their conditions, treatment options, and goals of therapy. Committed to making a positive impact in the lives of her patients, Elena strives to provide compassionate, evidence-based care that improves pain control, functionality, and quality of life.

Since joining the healthcare community in Florida, Elena has found great fulfillment in helping individuals regain control of their lives and manage their chronic pain effectively. Furthermore, she is grateful for the opportunity to contribute to the field of interventional pain management and make a positive impact on the lives of her patients.