Spine Surgery

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Spine Surgeon Facing Trial for Patient's Suicide

Patient killed himself after failed surgery caused paralysis, pain.

Posted 02/03/11 | Post a comment

Seven More Hospitals Settle in Kyphoplasty Fraud Case

Feds say facilities bilked Medicare by performing simple spine procedure as inpatient.

Posted 01/04/11 | Post a comment

As Spinal Fusion Volume Grows, So Do Profits for Surgeons & Device Makers

Report outlines controversies over device-heavy spine procedures and surgeon-manufacturer relationships.

Posted 12/23/10 | Post a comment

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Take Your Spine Service to the Next Level

Posted 11/13/10 | Post a comment

Study Touts Safety of Outpatient Spine

Anterior cervical procedures resulted in low rates of unplanned admissions and severe complications.

Posted 10/22/10 | 2 comments

Jennifer Grey Credits Spine Surgeon With Getting Her to "Dancing With the Stars"

Treatment at DISC Sport and Spine Center relieved actress' chronic neck pain.

Posted 10/13/10 | Post a comment

AAOS: Vertebroplasty Not Recommended for Back Pain

New guideline strongly recommends against surgical fix for spinal compression fractures.

Posted 09/27/10 | Post a comment

Jury Sides With Anesthesiologist Who Performed Spine Surgery

Solomon Kamson, MD, allegedly didn't tell patients he didn't have the same training as spine surgeons.

Posted 09/21/10 | Post a comment

Should You Add Spine Surgery?

Your answers to these 5 questions will tell you if this growing outpatient specialty is right for you.

Posted 08/11/10 | Suzanne McCarthy | Post a comment

Outfit Your OR for Spine Surgery Success

How to purchase the right equipment and assemble a highly skilled team for outpatient spine.

Posted 03/06/10 | Karen Reiter, RN, CNOR, RNFA | 1 comment

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