Aurora Back and Spine Program and Clinic

Ready to Get Back to Business?

The Aurora Back and Spine Program and Clinic makes it easier for you to get back to the things that matter most.  With a single entry point and a care coordinator to guide your treatment, our program has one goal: helping you live well with less pain. Work with experienced spine physiatrists, surgeons, pain management specialists and integrative medicine practitioners to get the right treatment for your condition.

Exploring Alternatives to Back and Spine Surgery

What if surgery wasn’t your only option for treating back pain? At the Aurora Back and Spine Program and Clinic, nonsurgical treatment options are explored before surgery is even considered. Dr. Mustafa Farooque, a spine physiatrist, leads a team of interdisciplinary specialists – so whether you need surgery, rehabilitation or a combination approach, you’ll get the right treatment with the right specialist at the right time.

Services & Treatment

Whether you’ve experienced an injury or are battling a chronic condition, the Aurora Back and Spine Program and Clinic offers treatment options tailored to your unique needs. From herniated discs and spinal fractures to spinal tumors and more, our fully integrated team is committed to finding the most minimally invasive way to treat your back pain – so you can get back to the life you love.

Our treatments include:

Non-Surgical Back and Spine Treatment

Learn more about non-surgical back and spine treatment options.

Surgical Back and Spine Treatment

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion (ACDF)
  • Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Spinal Fusion
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (MISS)
  • CyberKnife

Learn more about surgical back and spine treatment options.

Our Program

From your first phone call through treatment and recovery, you’ll have access to a team of highly trained back and spine experts, including:

  • Spine physiatrists
  • Physical therapists
  • Chiropractors
  • Acupuncturists
  • Massage therapists
  • Alternative medicine specialists
  • Interventional and non-interventional pain physicians
  • Pain psychologists
  • Neuro-radiologists
  • Specially trained orthopedic and neuro spine surgeons

When you make an appointment, we’ll ask about your medical history, lifestyle and your overall health goals. You’ll be assigned a dedicated care coordinator who’ll work your spine physiatrist on a personalized care plan and treatment options that work for you.

4 Simple Steps to Cutting-Edge Care

Step 1: Make an Appointment

Whether it’s a slipped disc or lower back pain, the Aurora Back and Spine Program and Clinic has a single entry point for all patients. Call the location nearest you or make an appointment online.

Step 2: Get an Assessment

An experienced spine physiatrist will thoroughly evaluate you, explain what may be causing your symptoms, and make recommendations about your treatment options. From there, they’ll connect you with the right specialist in the shortest amount time – so you can get the care you need and feel better faster.

Step 3: Receive Coordinated Care

A dedicated care coordinator is available to help you through every step of the process. They’ll work with your physiatrist on a comprehensive care plan, help connect you with the right specialists, assist with booking appointments and coordinate your needs along the way.

Step 4: Get Back to the Life You Love

After treatment, we’ll help you establish follow-up care including rehabilitation, follow-up appointments, ongoing therapy and more. Whether your goal is to reduce pain, increase mobility or enjoy your favorite activities again, the Aurora Back and Spine Program and Clinic has the resources, training and expert providers – so you can get back to feeling like you.

Ready to tackle your back pain? 

Our Back & Neck Pain Assessment evaluates spinal symptoms and risks.


Aurora Back and Spine Program and Clinic offers a single entry point for fully integrated care. Choose from three convenient locations:

Back and Spine Sheboygan
Sheboygan Memorial Medical Center
2629 N 7th St
Sheboygan, WI 53083
(920) 451-5000

Back and Spine St. Luke’s
Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center
2900 W Oklahoma Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53215
(414) 649-3300

Back and Spine Summit
Aurora Medical Center in Summit
36500 Aurora Dr
Summit, WI 53066
(844) 310-3438

Back and Spine Southern Lakes
Aurora Health Center – Southern Lakes
709 Spring Valley Road
Burlington, WI 53105
(262) 971-9500

Unable to travel to Sheboygan, Milwaukee, Summit or Burlington? Find a spine expert at a location near you: Meet the Team.

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