About Us

About Us

At PMR, we specialize in clinical research studies aimed at developing effective treatments for a wide variety of medical and psychiatric conditions.

In essence, we’re here to test new treatments to existing, problematic medical conditions and we are always looking for people who want to participate in our studies. If you’re interested in working with our team, click below to view the list of Current Trials.

Our clinical research focuses on – but is not limited to – improving treatment options for those who suffer from the following conditions: ADHD, Chronic Pain (Lower Back, Hip and Knee), Depression (with Associated Physical Painful Syndrome), Female Sexual Dysfunction, Diabetic Nerve Pain, plus many others.

See Current Trials


Board-Certified Researchers

We have a full staff of expert clinical investigators and each person brings with them a unique and dynamic background helpful to our cause. Our lead investigators are board-certified in their areas of expertise and supported by a knowledgeable, experienced team.

Our Medical Director and Principal Investigator, H. Mikel Thomas, MD, founded PMR Research in 1997. We are based out of Prairie Village, Kansas in the greater Kansas City Metro Area. Dr. Thomas has conducted over 200 clinical trials and has been involved in research since the early 1990s. He is board-certified in psychiatry and neurology and his background involves addiction psychiatry and related fields. Dr. Thomas completed his residency in psychiatric medicine at Yale University and received his medical degree in 1987.