Lori Spilker is a board certified physician assistant with Coastal Spine and Pain Center. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tenn. and completed the Physician Assistant Program from Trevecca Nazarene University in Nashville. Spilker started her career in internal medicine. She spent several years practicing internal medicine with both inpatient and outpatient services. She then worked in emergency medicine before working in pain management. Prior to joining Coastal Spine and Pain Center, Spilker worked at Jacksonville Spine Center where she provided outpatient care, patient education and performed various procedures including trigger point injections, joint and bursa injections and occipital nerve blocks.