Our spine specialists provide care for both adults and children. Using the latest surgical and non-surgical techniques, we provide care for all spinal and neurosurgical injuries and conditions.
As a multidisciplinary center, we bring the best surgical and non-surgical experts together in one location with physical therapy, x-ray and pharmacy. This means that our patients have:
As with all non-emergency spinal surgeries, a trial of non-operative treatment, such as physical therapy, pain medication—preferably an anti-inflammatory, or bracing should be observed before surgery is considered. The trial period of conservative treatment varies, but six weeks to six months is the general time frame.
Spine surgery may be recommended if non-surgical treatment such as medications and physical therapy fails to relieve symptoms. Surgery is only considered in cases where the exact source of pain can be determined—such as a herniated disc, scoliosis, or spinal stenosis.
Our surgeons perform a wide variety of spine surgery procedures ranging from limited incision minimally-invasive surgery to complex multilevel reconstruction surgery. Conditions requiring spinal surgery may include: