Spine & Neck

When it comes to stiffness and soreness along the spine, you’re not alone. Back and neck pain are some of the most common causes of missed work days. You may even be experiencing extremely uncomfortable muscle spasms and difficulty using your full range of motion.

Our Spine Center is staffed with three highly skilled spine surgeons who specialize in helping regain back and neck comfort through personalized treatment plans. We keep your goals in mind as we explore potential options. Oftentimes, successful treatment does not include surgery. However, in the event that surgery becomes a viable solution, their expertise and ongoing training will provide you with the most advanced surgical care available today and leave you with the best possible outcome.

St. Cloud Orthopedics routinely treats all orthopedic conditions affecting the spine, including trauma, fractures, arthritis, osteoporosis, scoliosis, and tumors. We’re able to provide the treatment you need with the highest level of quality, right here in Central Minnesota.

Evaluation and Treatment

Our spine specialists will work with you and your physician to develop a personal treatment plan and set goals to meet your therapeutic needs. Your personal lifestyle, goals, and occupation are all taken into consideration when setting up your treatment program.

Your treatment could include (but is not limited to) the following procedures:

  • Minimally-invasive cervical and lumbar techniques (non-surgical)
  • Motion-sparing surgery, such as artificial disc replacement
  • Complex revision spine surgery
  • Innovative surgical techniques for spinal tumors
  • Computerized 3-D surgery

It is important to our specialists that you are a part of the decision-making process. At your appointment, please feel free to ask any questions you many have. Our specialists will work with you to help you understand your options so that the fastest road to recovery can be safely put in place. Please contact us or request an appointment to learn more about our treatments for spine injuries.

Possible Orthopedic Spine Problems Include:

  • Degenerative Conditions
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Herniation (including cervical, lumbar, and thoracic)
  • Stenosis (including cervical and lumbar)
  • Deformities
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Flatback Syndrome
  • Kyphosis (including conditions related to osteoporosis)
  • Scoliosis (adolescent and adult)
  • Low-Back Problems
  • Spinal Tumors
  • Trauma and Fractures
  • Additional Spine Problems
  • Cervical Disc Disease
  • Compression Fracture
  • Degenerative Joint Disease
  • Facet Arthritis
  • Herniated Lumbar Disc
  • Lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Osteoporosis
  • Scheuermann’s Disease
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis and Spondylolysis

Request an appointment with one of our spine specialists today to properly evaluate your back pain and discomfort.

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