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Report Spotlights Doctor's "Troubling" Pattern of Repeat Spinal Surgeries

Wall Street Journal investigation uncovers high rate of multiple procedures being performed on Oregon surgeon's Medicare patients.

Posted 03/29/11 | Post a comment

Illinois Man Sues Spine Surgeon and Hospital After He Goes Blind

Obese, diabetic patient claims he lost sight because of 4-hour spine surgery.

Posted 03/11/11 | Post a comment

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