For relief from back pain and to fix spinal problems, spine surgery and treatment from Dignity Health Central Coast can offer comfort and restore your well-being.
Your pain can stem from a number of spine conditions or injuries. Whatever the reason for your back pain, know that our doctors live by a philosophy of care, dignity, and respect when performing spine surgery on California’s Central Coast.
Find out if spine surgery and treatment options can relieve your back pain. Find a Doctor today at Dignity Health Central Coast.
Types of Spine Surgery at Dignity Health Central Coast
Your Dignity Health Central Coast doctor will determine the cause of your back pain in order to develop the best personalized care plan for your orthopedic condition. Trauma, injury, and aging can lead to problems with your spine.
Spine surgery is effective in treating the following conditions:
- Osteoarthritis that causes your spinal canal to narrow
- Tumors in your spine
- Spinal instability
- Back pain
- Neck pain
- Spinal discs that are degenerated, ruptured, or herniated
- Spinal nerve irritation that causes numbness or tingling in your legs or arms
- Scoliosis causing the spine to curve
- Traumatic injuries and fractures of your spine
An accurate diagnosis helps your doctor choose the most effective type of spine surgery for your healing and well-being. The most common surgeries include herniated disc surgery, disc replacement, laminectomy, spinal fusion, and lumbar surgery.
Recovery After Spine Surgery
Both minimally invasive and traditional back surgeries are performed by Dignity Health Central Coast spine surgeons. Every situation is unique. Your doctor will give you personalized details for healing after your spine surgery that can include medications, activity restrictions, and physical therapy.
The good news is that most people enjoy significant relief after spine surgery. Participating in activities and maintaining a healthy weight will go a long way toward healing your mind, body, and spirit.
To relieve your back pain, schedule an appointment with an expert at Dignity Health today to learn more about spine surgery on the Central Coast.
Find award-winning orthopedic care for back surgery on California’s Central Coast at Dignity Health.