Neurosurgery

Penn Neurosurgical Spine Center

Neurosurgical Spine Treatments

Penn Medicine's expert neurosurgeons provide the highest quality treatments designed for the best outcomes possible. A targeted treatment plan is developed by a specialized team including neurosurgeons, and, as appropriate, neurologists, rheumatologists, oncologists, rehabilitation specialists, physical therapists, radiologists, and pain management specialists.

This extensive and collaborative team approach to spine care ensures a thorough consideration of both surgical and nonsurgical treatment of pain and neurological symptoms. Discussion of complex cases is held at weekly review conferences with the added benefit of the complete referral and ancillary support within Penn Medicine.

Treatments/procedures include:

  • Decompression
  • Fusion
    • Cervical
    • Thoracic
    • Lumbosacral
  • Minimally invasive techniques
  • Artificial disc technology
  • Motion-sparing procedures