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MEtabolic Restoration

We are Metabolic Restorations in Las Vegas, NV. Our extensive training, unique approach, and highly specialized therapies give our diabetic patients a huge advantage in re-establishing their active and normal lives.

 Our PIR treatment uses a technology with 5 patents. Metabolic Restoration is the ONLY clinic in the Las Vegas Valley that utilizes this technology. Our clinic staff has received extensive training in Houston TX for this treatment protocol. Houston’s training clinic has been utilizing this protocol for 9 years and has improved the lives of patients with diabetes, Parkinson’s and Multiple Sclerosis. In additional professional athletes are utilizing this technology to enhance athletic performance.   Using the highest quality technology is just one piece of the solution to being free of diabetic symptoms.


Restore, Repair, and Regenerate.

Finally, a groundbreaking approach designed to address the primary cause of metabolic disorders instead of only suppressing symptoms.

We use insulin as a hormone rather than a drug.

It’s FDA Cleared AND Covered by Most Major Insurance Carriers.

Manage Your Diabetes in a NEW way.

We utilize a revolutionary, multi-patented Physiologic Insulin Resensitization (PIR) system that provides individualized patient care where insulin is administered as a hormone rather than a drug. By using insulin in a manner that bio-mimics normal glucose metabolism, we can help you regulate your body once again!


Meet one of our patients

Results that makes a difference.

We can help…

You Don’t Have to Suffer Anymore!

Have you accepted the fact that there is nothing that can be done about your diabetes symptoms?

Are you tired of searching for so-called “solutions” that never really seem to help?

Is there anything more annoying and life-disrupting than constant reminders of your diabetes flaring up? Are you always tired, in pain, and struggling just to get through the day?

Had enough of the constant aching and throbbing pain, burning and tingling, prickling pain, the pill popping, and the having to say “no” to doing the things you love?

We get it.

We are so glad that you found us!

Patients come to us when they are frustrated with the options their doctors have given them and they are searching for something better.  By the time people find us they think that they have tried “everything” to manage their diabetes symptoms.

Just wait until you see what we can offer.

We are here to give you hope.  There is consistent evidence that Physiologic Insulin Resensitization (PIR) can reverse the diabetes-associated complications of neuropathy, diabetic ulcers, nephropathy, and retinopathy, and it lowers HbA1c. 

Many of our treatments may be covered by Medicare & Major Insurance carriers, so there may be little to no out-of-pocket cost for you.

It’s time to stop covering up your symptoms and get to the root cause.

We are confident that we can help reduce your diabetes symptoms, burning and scorching pain, and in some instances completely eliminate it.

It’s what we do.

“I have so much more energy!  I haven’t seen my podiatrist in several months because I feel so well.  I have lost 71 lbs!”
“The most important benefit is that I am alive here today.  These treatments have given me a 2nd life!”

Benefits of Physiologic Insulin Resensitization (PIR)

The Root Cause of Diabetic Complications

Diabetes is a growing global problem that is currently on the rise. Type 2 diabetes (T2D) is a chronic condition that results from aberrant B-cell function coupled with progressive insulin resistance. The majority of Type 2 diabetic patients develop diabetic neuropathy, which can lead to devastating complications (i.e., infection, ulceration, osteomyelitis, & amputation). The proinflammatory state of diabetes, along with prolonged hyperglycemia, damages peripheral nerves (most common in the lower extremities).

Additionally, compromised wound healing exacerbates the risk when skin breakdown occurs in the diabetic population. To overcome these risks for T2D, physiologic insulin resensitization (PIR) has been used as a novel protocol to treat patients with severe neuropathy symptoms. In our case study, we present two patients who initially experienced a loss of sensation in their extremities and decreased wound healing. Using PIR treatment, we demonstrate that both patients experienced neuropathy reversal and improved wound healing.

Diabetes and the associated complications affect over 34 million Americans, and an additional 88 million Americans are prediabetic. In 2019, diabetes caused $476 billion in health care expenditures, which represented 10% of the total medical costs for adults in America. Traditional treatment has primarily focused on changes in lifestyle and the management of symptoms; neither approach addresses the root cause of diabetes, metabolic failure.


Simple In-Office Treatment 1 X per week

A patient’s unique care plan typically includes an “Induction Phase” of weekly infusions, which is then reduced in frequency as improvements are realized for approximately 90 days.

Next, the “Maintenance Phase” finds the balance between developing an optimized metabolism and maximizing the time between treatments. Visits typically start with three hours, and patients are free to move around during the process (read, work, watch TV, etc.). As patients improve, the time between visits is extended while visit duration is reduced. A two to three-hour visit about every four to six weeks is common.

We make it an easy and relaxing experience.

  • 2-3 Hour IV Infusion Therapy
  • Comfortable Recliner Chairs
  • Blankets and Diabetic Appropriate Snacks
  • TV Screen to Watch Favorite Show or Movie
  • Socialize with New Friends

Published Articles and Studies about Physiologic Insulin Resensitization (PIR)

There are a number of studies on the benefits of Physiologic Insulin Resensitization that highlight the efficacy of the treatment.  The development of physiologic insulin resensitization (PIR) uses precision dosing patterns of insulin that is consistent with normal hormone secretion and closely resembles the body’s natural signaling pathway.

As the patient’s insulin resistance improves, healthcare providers can titrate other medications to optimize treatment regimens further. PIR permits the ability to lower the dosing of subcutaneous insulin and other diabetic medications.

  • Reduce insulin resistance. 
  • Increase the amount of blood sugar entering the cell.
  • Increases the conversion of sugar into energy.

Is this treatment covered by insurance?

1st Step: Our healthcare provider will work with you to determine whether Physiologic Insulin Resensitatization (PIR) may be right for you. They will be able to determine medical necessity and whether you qualify for treatment.

Next, we can help you to see if it is covered by your insurance plan.

This treatment is typically covered by most insurance plans. Benefits will be checked and confirmation of coverage will be done before any treatment begins. 

working hours

Monday – Thursday:

9:00 am – 6:00 pm








We’ll know during this first visit, and more importantly, YOU will know whether or not our unique diabetes program is going to help you or not! If we can help you we will let you know and if we cannot help you we will be glad to make a referral.  Either way, we guarantee you answers!

OUR other services

Choose below for a wide variety of our top of the line services.  All of our services are handled by the utmost professional practitioners.

Diabetes Treatment
Diabetes Treatment
Nutritional IV
Nutritional IV
Allergy Testing
Allergy Testing
Ozone IV Theraphy
Ozone IV Theraphy
Massage Therapy
Massage Therapy
Elimination or Significant Improvement in Neuropathy
Improvement in at Least One Diabetic Complication
Reported HbA1c Reduction
Reduced Need for at Least One Medication
Schull Institute Study Insulin Infusion Therapy on Diabetic Complications (Oct 27, 2015) Retrospective, observational study (n=60) reported:

No one else experiences your exact symptoms — so you need a treatment plan that’s unique to you.

For people living with any of these frustrating diabetic symptoms, our Customized Care Plans are the best solution to finally help address your diabetic symptoms which may help you to regain energy, improve Neuropathy symptoms, lower your A1c and build your confidence that the treatment is working.
At the core of our plan is a series of treatments in our office using leading edge FDA Cleared technology.  Your care plan is completely customized to your specific conditions and needs.  There are no cookie cutter treatments here!
Our modern therapy is safe, gentle, and non-invasive.  A simple in-office procedure can improve circulation, aid in healing tissue, reduce swelling, and relieve your pain and get you back into feeling like your old self again.
Our treatments are used by thousands of healthcare practitioners across the globe.

Hear Gordon’s Story…

“My A1C has gone from 7.2 to 6.3, I’ve lost 30 pounds, I have more energy, I’m doing a lot more than I was before because I was always so tired…”
These stories are not unique to Gordon!  Our patients are experiencing success and relief from the symptoms of diabetes, and so can you!

Treating Pain associated with Neuropathy

Our clinic offers a propriety protocol for the relief of pain associated with neuropathy. Our patients are getting their lives back after suffering with the debilitating symptoms of neuropathy. Listen to what our patients are saying……..

“I’m the guy that said you can slow down nerve damage, but I still lost it. This technology puts it back together!”
“I went through my first round of treatments, my pain went away, and it helped tremendously.”
“I started feeling different after the 5th treatment. It was great! Circulation improved, balance improved, less pain”
“Yeah, when I am done my feet feel better for sure. It always feels a little bit better. I rated a 2 in pain after my treatment today. I would recommend trying this.”
“I have flexibility in my toes. The biggest impact has been on the cramping in my lower extremities at night.”
“After the very first treatment, when I drove home, my feet felt peaceful. The burning and tingling and sensations are gone. I look forward to the treatments!”
“The pain that I was having were like needles, sharp needles.  Terrible pain. It’s amazing how much pain is gone.”
“I just knew my feet weren’t right. When I first stepped in here my pain was a 10 or more.  I’m telling you it helps.  It helps so much!”
“After the very first treatment, I got a few minutes of relief!  I can walk, I got my life back!”
Local Las Vegas Location
dave snipper
David M. Snipper, MD
Medical Director

Dr. Snipper has practiced general medicine, pain management, wellness, preventative health, aesthetic medicine, and obstetrical anesthesiology for 32 years, and has been a resident of Las Vegas for 30 years. Previously, he was an Associate Clinical Professor and Clinical Instructor at UC Irvine, where he was responsible for establishing the department’s first acute pain management service, and was administrator for chronic pain management services of the residency program. He is Board Certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Management, but has been retired for 8 years from that specialty, and has been focused subsequently on product research, general medical practice, wellness, and preventative medicine.


annette asbury
Annette Asbury, MSN, APRN, FNP-C
Family Nurse Practitioner

Annette Asbury, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, is a Family Nurse Practitioner in Las Vegas, NV with special training and skill in family-centered general health care.

As a Family Nurse Practitioner, Ms. Asbury performs preventative, diagnostic, and treatment procedures for a variety of acute and chronic diseases, conditions, and injuries. 

Significant diseases and conditions treated by Ms. Asbury include cold and flu, infections, high blood pressure, hormone imbalance, hepatitis, diabetes, lacerations or minor trauma, men’s and women’s health, and sexually transmitted diseases.


team-5 (Demo)
Dr. Matt Nielsen
Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Nielsen won many awards during his military service in recognition of his exemplary efforts in innovation, leadership, and psychology practice. To name a few, he won the Air Force Psychologist of the Year Award, Air Force Surgeon General Research Award, and Headquarters of the Air Force Company Grade Officer of the Quarter Award. Nielsen is passionate about helping others improve their quality of life through assessment and therapy. His mission statement is to soften the effects of tragedy and heartache in the lives of others. He is trained in evidenced based treatments for depression, anxiety, and PTSD related disorders. Dr. Nielsen believes that therapy should be focused on developing a toolbox of skills and insights that can be practiced and utilized in everyday life so that you no longer require mental health treatment.

Dr. Nielson is an independent provider from Metabolic Restoration.

Dr. Steele
Oriental Medicine Doctor

Dr. Steele is licensed in Nevada as a Doctor of Oriental Medicine (OMD) and is nationally board certified in Oriental Medicine (Dipl. OM), which includes the fields of acupuncture, Chinese herbalism, and biomedicine. He is a Certified Functional Medicine Practitioner (CFMP) and has received certification in functional blood chemistry analysis. He has advanced training in electro-acupuncture medicine, acupoint injection therapy, and functional neurology.

Dr. Nicole Canada
Functional Medicine & Chiropractic

Dr. Nicole Canada is a 2004 graduate of Palmer College of Chiropractic who practices traditional chiropractic techniques for a multitude of conditions from pain in the lower back and neck to sciatic pain, headaches, whiplash, TMJ disorder, plantar fasciitis and earaches. Dr. Nicole uses the traditional “Palmer Package” for adjusting her patients. Furthermore, she utilizes the Applied Kinesiology and Activator method of adjusting.


Pamela Bowe
Licensed Massage and Fascial Stretch Therapist

Pamela is a Licensed Massage and Fascial Stretch Therapist Level 3 Medical.  She is a certified sports, active aging and general nutrition educator, group fitness, pilates, and yoga teacher.  Formerly a personal trainer and triathlon coach.  Majored in kinesiology with a minor in nutrition at UNLV and Nevada State College.  She is continuing her nutrition education at Energetic Health Institute. 


Brigitte Papp, LMT (BCTMB)
Manager / Lead Therapist | Oasis Medical Massage

Brigitte was born and raised in Denver Colorado. She enjoys many facets of personal development and fitness. If she’s not seeing clients, she’s at a continuing education seminar on health, fitness, and nutrition, or at the gym.  She loves supporting her nephews at sporting events and volunteering with the West Charleston Lions Club.


Ressa Dunlap
Certified Medical Assistant
Fallyan Redd
Certified Medical Assistant