Houston Memorial Location

Houston’s Best Pain Relief Clinic

Expert Conservative Pain Management in Houston’s Memorial Area

Welcome to Vanguard Spine & Sport’s Memorial location, where we take a whole-person approach to patient care to help you achieve a pain-free life, enjoy optimized health, and maintain an active lifestyle. We offer state-of-the-art pain-relief solutions and therapeutic services to our patients in West Houston, including:

Why Choose Vanguard Spine & Sport Memorial in Houston?

Our experienced team of pain specialists and spine physicians is dedicated to providing the highest standard of care for your specific medical condition. From neck pain, back pain, and joint pain to headaches and sports injuries, our doctors utilize evidence-based approaches to diagnose, treat, and manage your pain. We’re local leaders in pain relief, conservative pain management, and sports medicine, and we prioritize your overall health and well-being, offering personalized solutions designed to treat your pain and get you back to living the life you want.

A Comprehensive, Non-Surgical Pain Clinic

If you are seeking alternatives to surgery to relieve your pain, Vanguard Spine & Sport’s Memorial location in West Houston offers a wide range of non-invasive treatments and non-surgical solutions. From chiropractic services and decompression to rehab and more, our pain specialists and physician teams are experts in delivering care that not only provides immediate pain relief but also promotes long-term wellness. Whether through advanced therapies or holistic treatments, our conservative pain management center is committed to ensuring your pain levels stay low and your lifestyle stays active.

Conservative Pain Management Near You in West Houston, TX

Conveniently situated in Houston’s Memorial neighborhood, Vanguard Spine & Sport Memorial provides superior pain relief and specialized care to patients in the greater Houston area, including those in Spring Branch, Westchase, Briar Forest, Hedwig Village, Hunter’s Creek Village, Energy Corridor, Piney Point Village, Bunker Hill Village, Briargrove Park, and all West Houston.

Whether it’s a chronic pain condition, a sports injury, or the incessant discomfort of lower back pain, neck pain, joint pain, or other pain-related issues, Vanguard Sport & Spine’s Houston Memorial location is here to offer you solutions for fast relief and a rapid recovery. Our team is ready with the expertise, dedication, and commitment necessary to bring you back to optimal health and get you on the path to a pain-free life.

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3 Easy Steps to Pain Relief in Houston, TX


First Visit Assessment

On Day 1 you will meet with our team for a consult, exam, and imaging (if needed) to get to the bottom of the “Why?” behind your pain.


Analysis By Our Full Team of Specialists

Next, our entire team of physicians will meet to analyze and discuss your condition and determine the best course of care.

Treatment Plan Within 48 Hours

We schedule your Day 2 visit within 48 hours and provide you with a personalized care plan, treatment timeline, and transparent pricing.

Conditions We Treat

Need pain relief? Here is a brief list of conditions we treat at Vanguard Spine & Sport Memorial:

  • Back Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Joint Pain
  • Disc Herniations
  • Car Accidents

  • Injuries
  • Strained Muscle
  • Bursitis
  • Tendonitis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear


  • Sciatica
  • SI Joint Syndrome
  • Whiplash
  • Headaches
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Golfers Elbow
  • Carpel Tunnel
  • Snapping Hip
  • Jumpers Knee


  • TMJ Syndrome

  • Neuropathy
  • Arthritis
  • Bone Spurs
  • Runners knee

  • Meniscus Tear
  • Achilles
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Fibromyalgia

What Type of Pain Are You Experiencing?

At Vanguard Spine & Sport’s location in The Heights in Houston, TX, we believe in a holistic approach to patient care in order to help you achieve a pain-free life. This means assessing the type of pain you are experiencing.


Types of pain:

Acute Pain

  • Short-term pain, usually as a result of injury or inflammation.
  • Serves as a warning of disease or a threat to the body.
  • Typically resolves once the underlying cause is treated.

Chronic Pain

  • Lasts for a prolonged period, typically longer than three months.
  • Can be persistent and might not have an apparent cause.
  • Can affect quality of life and functioning.

Nociceptive Pain

  • Caused by tissue damage or inflammation.
  • Examples include cuts, burns, or fractures.

Neuropathic Pain

  • Caused by damage to the nervous system.
  • Examples include diabetic neuropathy and sciatic nerve pain.

Pain is a complex physiological and psychological experience, signaling that there may be something wrong within the body. Understanding pain and treating it often requires a multi-faceted approach with the highest level of service possible.

Meet the Memorial Houston Vanguard Team

Dr Kanon Oswald

Dr. Andre Mergey


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Dr. Bharat Mittal


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Dr. Kanon Oswald


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Dr. Lance Iguess


Dr. Steve Wascom

Dr. Steve Wascom


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Dr. Yvonne Hernandez


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Kiran Virani


Don’t live with chronic pain for the rest of your life.

Our lifestyle adjustment protocol will relieve pain, restore health, and help you live your optimal life.


Patient Success Stories

“Dr. Oswald has helped my husband with his back several times- one adjustment and he is on his feet like it never hurt! So excited to see the start of this new venture!”

Michal N. Moffitt

“Dr. Oswald has helped me through several back injuries throughout the past two years. Wouldn’t be playing football again without his help!”

Stephen Marcus Jurgella

“Amazing people! I developed some lower back and shoulder problems from four years in the Marines and after three sessions here, I feel great. With their relaxed atmosphere and cool equipment, I don’t think you can find a better place. They’ve earned a loyal patient for as long as I need to be one.”

Reid Tonking