We've got your back

If back or neck pain is slowing you down, isn’t it time you get back to life? Talk to one of our spine experts. 



Spine Care

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.


Get Back to Life, Safely

If a spine procedure is on the horizon, our hospitals are safely caring for patients during COVID-19.

Spinal Conditions

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.

Conditions We Treat

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.


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.

Mercy General Hospital is also designated as a Blue Distinction Center (BDC) for Spine Surgery, and Woodland Memorial Hospital is designated as a Blue Distinction Center+ (BDC+) for Spine Surgery, by Blue Cross Blue Shield.

Find a Treatment Center

Dignity Health Neurological Institute's comprehensive spine care continuum is available at Mercy General Hospital, Mercy San Juan Medical Center, Mercy Hospital of Folsom and Woodland Healthcare

Pre-surgery Spine Education

If you are scheduled for spine surgery at one of our Dignity Health campuses, we are committed to making your experience comfortable and your recovery as successful as possible.

Learn More

For a physician referral, please call (866) 540-0947.