Spine Conditions


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The Dignity Health Neurological Institute of Northern California can help you enjoy freedom of movement again. Attend one of our informational events to learn more about the treatment options.

Back and neck pain is a discomfort you shouldn't have to live with. Four out of five Americans will have an episode of back pain during their lifetime, and the effects can range from discomforting to debilitating.

The spinal column performs a delicate balancing act every day, providing structural support for your body and a pathway for nerve impulses. There are many injuries or conditions that can compromise the spine's ability to serve without pain.

Patients often endure years of chronic pain before seeking treatment, even though many conditions are more easily treated in the early stages. Common conditions include:

  • Herniated discs
  • Spinal fractures
  • Spinal deformity
  • Spinal tumors
  • Scoliosis

Back and Neck Health Assessment

Back and neck pain is a discomfort you don’t have to live with. In fact, many conditions are more easily treated in the early stages. Take our quick online spine health assessment and, after answering a few simple questions, you’ll know whether you need a little more rest or whether it’s time to make an appointment.

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Northern California's Only Spine Centers of Excellence

Mercy General Hospital and Mercy San Juan Medical Center are the only two hospitals north of the Bay Area to be designated by The Joint Commission as Spine Centers of Excellence, and Mercy General Hospital is one of only two Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction© Centers for spine surgery in the Sacramento region. As a part of Dignity Health Neurological Institute's comprehensive spine care continuum, treatment options are also available at Mercy Hospital of Folsom and Woodland Memorial Hospital. Our experienced team of neurosurgeons and spinal fusion surgeons can help with nearly any spinal condition. We treat spinal cord injuries, lumbar spinal stenosis and more.

For assistance with a physician referral, call 855.801.3946.