Spine Surgery

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The Center for Orthopedic & Spine Health offers patients access to the latest in spine surgery, involving the treatment and correction of problems with the vertebrae, disks or nerves of the back and neck. Highly-rated by patients, the program offers both minimally-invasive and complex procedures that restore function, relieve pain and get you moving again.

RWJ Hamilton is the only hospital in the Capital Region -- and one of the few hospitals in the State of New Jersey -- nationally-certified in spine surgery by The Joint Commission.

Spine surgeons are experts specializing in the treatment of the spine, back and neck. In addition to a general surgery surgery residency, these surgeons have completed advanced orthopedic surgery training in the spine subspecialty.

What does it mean to be board certified?
It means your physician is dedicated to providing exceptional patient care through a rigorous, voluntary commitment to lifelong learning through board certification by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. In addition to completing education, residency and state licensure, your surgeon is committed to continuing education to stay current with the latest advances in medical science and technology.

Conditions We Treat

  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Herniated disc
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Sciatica
  • Spinal tumors
  • Spinal trauma
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stenosis

Patient Stories

  • I can use my shovel. I can mow the lawn. I can ride a bike.

    Rick
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  • “I didn’t think I could do it, and I was taken aback by how easily I could move.”

    Ann
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  • "I'm back to doing all the things I had been doing before pain started."

    Don
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