Diagnostics & Treatment

Effective treatment of spinal injuries, chronic pain or other disorders of the spine begins with a complete evaluation and precise diagnosis to determine the source of each patient’s symptoms and condition. Shore Medical Center's Spine Program patients are thoroughly evaluated by a physician, often utilizing sophisticated neuroradiological and other advanced electrodiagnostic techniques, to determine whether he or she is a candidate for surgery and/or other non-surgical care.

The Spine Program's approach ensures an evaluation that effectively addresses the unique healthcare the needs of each individual patient. Conditions Treated:

  • Herniated discs
  • Degenerative diseases of the spine
  • Tumors of the spine
  • Spinal arthritis
  • Spinal fractures
  • Spinal stenosis

Treatments:

  • Artificial disc replacement
  • Discography
  • Endoscopic spine surgery
  • Fusions (anterior and posterior)
  • Microsurgery of the brain and spinal cord
  • Minimally invasive spine surgery
  • Nerve conduction studies
  • Radiofrequency procedures
  • Spinal reconstruction