Patients with spine-related issues turn to the board-certified surgical specialists in orthopedics and neurology and the advanced technology available to them at Mary Greeley Medical Center.
Back and neck issues that require surgery are treated by neurosurgeons or orthopedic surgeons. These include:
- Spinal problems, such as ruptured discs or arthritic spurs
- Spinal cord tumors
- Certain cases of epilepsy where seizure-causing tissue can be removed
- Surgery when appropriate to treat Parkinson's disease
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery at Mary Greeley Medical Center
Mary Greeley Medical Center has the staff and technology needed to perform minimally invasive spinal surgery, an exciting surgical technique that has many benefits for patients. Minimally invasive spinal surgery can result in less post-operative pain, less need for pain medication and quicker recovery time.
For more information, contact your physician's office, or visit our Surgical Services webpage.