At HSS, our spine team has expertise in treating every type of back and neck condition. Our world-renowned specialists include doctors trained in the latest nonsurgical approaches as well as highly skilled surgeons experienced in complex spine injuries and degenerative disorders. No matter what type of spinal condition you’re facing, our multidisciplinary team is here to help you understand your options and provide the care that is right for you.
Our comprehensive care for your specialized spine needs includes:
HSS takes a highly collaborative approach to spine care, bringing together more than 40 experts from various disciplines. Collectively, they bring an unmatched depth of expertise to treating more than 22,000 patients with spine-related conditions each year.
Common conditions we treat include spinal deformities like scoliosis and kyphosis, traumatic injuries like compression fractures and herniated discs, degenerative diseases such as arthritis of the spine and cervical stenosis, lower back pain and more.
The first step in understanding your pain and movement issues is to get a clear picture of the problem. Our highly specialized radiologists and neuroradiologists use the most advanced equipment and techniques to ensure an accurate diagnosis, including:
No matter how common or complex your condition, our doctors are committed to conservative care. This means we will only recommend surgery when truly necessary. Our treatments are aimed at supporting your spine, preventing further damage and helping you regain mobility.
People who do need surgery benefit from the vast experience of our innovative spine surgeons. They perform nearly 4,000 procedures each year — the highest volume of any hospital in the country. They are also leading researchers in the field, who have pioneered less invasive procedures for the spine that result in less pain and faster recovery after surgery.
HSS is a world leader in musculoskeletal care. Our top-quality patient care, rigorous infection control protocols and cutting-edge research are second to none.
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