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spine center

Back and Spine Treatments Available

Our multi-disciplinary team approach utilizes the latest technologies and medical breakthroughs to treat patients from the relatively straightforward evaluation and treatment of common conditions like herniated discs, neck pain, and low back pain to complex management strategies for problems like spinal tumors, scoliosis, and fractures. While most spine problems can be treated without surgery, we offer an extensive array of advanced surgical and non-surgical options for patients.

Learn more about our surgical treatments, pain management therapies and other non-surgical treatments options available.

Surgical Treatments:

  • Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) including MIS Fusion and MIS Tumor Surgery
  • Cervical (Neck) Fusion:
  • Thoracic Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Fusion:
  • Fusion Alternatives
  • Lumbar Total Disc Replacement (TDR)
  • Cervical Total Disc Replacement (TDR)
  •  Dynamic Stabilization
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS)
  •  Other Surgical Procedures:
    • Facet and Sacroiliac Joint (SI) Rhizotomy
    • X-STOP
    • Vertebral Fracture Repair
      • vertebroplasty
      • kyphoplasty
      • percutaneous stabilization

Pain Management therapies including:

  • Botox Injections to Reduce Spasticity
  • Diagnostic nerve block
  • Epidural steroid injection (ESI)
  • Facet injection
  • Intrathecal pump
  • Ligament injection
  • Medial branch block
  • Medial branch block
  • Piriformis sciatic nerve injection
  • Sacroiliac joint injection S
  • elective nerve root block (SNRB)
  • Spinal cord stimulator
  • Trigger point injection

Non-Surgical Treatments including:

  • Physical therapy and occupational therapy
  • Medication
  • Exercise recommendations
  • Patient education
  • Chronic pain management
  • Cognitive therapies
  • Biofeedback
  • Multidisciplinary approached to chronic pain management and non-opioid management
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