Anatomy of the Spine


The spine is made of 33 individual bones stacked one on top of the other. This spinal column provides the main support for your body, allowing you to stand upright, bend, and twist, while protecting the spinal cord from injury.

Where Lower Back Pain Begins


Where lower back pain begins. Lower back pain is a common problem that severely impacts the quality of your life. It can limit your ability to be active. It can cause you to miss work. Many different causes may lead to pain in your lower back

Part 2: Preparing for your Spine Surgery


In this video hosted by Leah Lovely, PA-C, patients are provided with a pre-operative checklist of medical tests and procedures that are common for patients to expect before surgery, and how to prepare your home environment for a successful recovery.