Damon Zavala, D.O., F.H.M.
Dr. Damon Zavala is a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine and Medical Director of the Brain Health Restoration MeRTSM program.
He has been practicing medicine in the Reno, Nevada area since 2000, emphasizing a whole-person approach that empowers his patients to take an active role in their health management.
In addition to overseeing all care at our MeRT brain treatment center, Dr. Zavala is Medical Director for Well Care Group’s Crisis Triage Center, a Reno medical and behavioral health clinic; American Home Companion, Inc., a Reno provider of home health services; Value Health Mobile Group, providing physician house calls; and Todd’s Body Shop, Physical Therapy Facility. He also serves as a concierge physician and a ringside physician.
Dr. Zavala also works as a hospitalist, providing hospital-based care for Saint Mary’s and Aguirre Healthcare, and has served as Chief of Medicine at Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center and Renown Regional Health System.
He is currently Adjunct Instructor of Internal Medicine at Touro University Nevada for the Physician Assistant Program. He also teaches at the University of Nevada School of Medicine.
Dr. Zavala is trained in Internal Medicine and Board Certified in Ringside Medicine. He earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine at Western University of Health Sciences, interned at the University of Nevada School of Medicine and completed a fellowship in Hospital Medicine. Currently, he holds memberships in the American College of Physicians – American Society of Internal Medicine, American Osteopathic Association, American Medical Association, Nevada Osteopathic Medical Association, American College of Sports Medicine and Society of Hospital Medicine.
Jordan Scott, Lead Neuro Technician
Jordan Scott brings more than five years of hands-on patient care experience as a Neuro Technician to our brain health and wellness center. Jordan began working with neuromodulation in 2013 at the Newport Brain Research Lab/Brain Treatment Center where MeRTSM was first developed. He worked directly with patients, administering their EEGs and transcranial magnetic stimulations as part of their Magnetic e-Resonance Therapy to address autism, anxiety, depression, sleep disorders, ADHD, PTSD, and addiction. Jordan brings a personal, empathetic perspective to patient care in our unique healing environment.
Jeff Hadwick, Neuro Technician
Jeff Hadwick graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno with a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Development and Family Studies. He earned his teaching credential from the University of Nevada, Reno in Family and Consumer Science and Special Education. He earned his Master’s degree in Education and Educational Administration from Grand Canyon University. Jeff was an offensive lineman and a 4-year letterman for the University of Nevada football team where he became an All-American his senior year. He also had a small stint with the New England Patriots following his time at the University of Nevada. His role at the Brain Health Restoration clinic is that he works directly with patients, administering their EEGs and transcranial magnetic stimulations as part of their Magnetic e-Resonance Therapy to address autism, depression, sleep disorders, ADHD, PTSD, and addiction. Jeff brings a personal, empathetic perspective to patient care to our unique MeRT brain treatment center.
Ani Muller, Office Coordinator
Ani Muller graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno with a Bachelor of Science in Community Health Sciences and a minor in Political Science. She brings many skills to the position of Office Coordinator at Brain Health Restoration from her varied background in customer service, community outreach, and patient care. These experiences provided a foundation for her role in coordinating the day-to-day activities of our MeRT brain treatment center. Ani is skilled at managing and coordinating patient care between all team members. At the clinic, she welcomes patients and their family members, guiding them through the treatment process to deliver a streamlined, seamless, satisfying experience.