Musculoskeletal Institute

Musculoskeletal Institute

Vertebral Fracture Program

For patients who’ve suffered a spinal fracture, we offer comprehensive one-stop care, beginning with effective pain management.  Patients undergo an MRI to determine the extent of the fracture and are referred to the appropriate specialist if a procedure is needed. In addition, our nationally recognized rheumatologists evaluate patients’ bone health as the basis for post-fracture treatment of osteoporosis and prevention of re-fractures. Nowhere else in the state can a patient receive such multidisciplinary care in one visit.

To make an appointment to be evaluated by the Verterbral Fracture Program team:

New Patients:
Contact MUSC Health Connection at 843-792-1414 between 7 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. You can also complete our online appointment request form and a customer service representative will contact you within one business day.

Referring Physicians:
To refer a patient to the Verterbral Fracture Program, please call MEDULINE at 843-792-2200 or 1-800-922-5250 or you may also submit an online referral through our Physician Portal.


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