Spine Center of Excellence

Your spine is the foundation for all other parts of your skeletal system. When injured or diseased, the spine can severely lower your quality of life and make going about your day-to-day activities extremely difficult.

Team-Centered Care for Spine Conditions

Here at the Dignity Health Neurological Institute of Northern California, we realize the importance of your spine's health and provide comprehensive spine care in a collaborative environment. We combine careful diagnosis, education, physical therapy, medications and, if needed, interventions such as epidurals or surgical consultation, to get your spine in the best possible shape.

Conditions treated:

  • Herniated discs
  • Spinal fractures
  • Spinal deformity
  • Spine tumors
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Degenerative scoliosis
  • Spinal vascular malformations
  • Spinal instability

Mercy General Hospital is designated as the only Spine Center of Excellence in Northern California, and is one of only two Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction© Centers for spine surgery in the Sacramento region. It is part of Dignity Health Neurological Institute's comprehensive spine care continuum, with treatment options also available at Mercy San Juan Medical Center, Mercy Hospital of Folsom and Woodland Healthcare. 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.

If you're interested in a referral to see one of our spine specialists, please call our physician referral center at 888.800.7688.