Severe back pain can be debilitating, affecting your ability to do your routine activities. Spine surgery can offer you long-term relief.
At Aurora Health Care, our specialists are leaders in spine surgery, with extensive experience performing robotic-assisted spine surgery.
We find the treatment solution that works for you. More than 90% of people who come see us about back pain can find relief through nonsurgical methods. Those methods include physical therapy and integrative care like acupuncture and massage therapy.
However, if nonsurgical methods aren’t working, talk to your doctor about whether spine surgery is right for you.
If you have one of these conditions, you may be a candidate for spine surgery:
At Aurora, you’ll find effective care for back pain, customized to your specific needs. If nonsurgical methods have not provided relief, we may decide together that surgery will offer you the best long-term results. Our experienced team will work with you to find the surgical option that is right for your needs.
At Aurora, you’ll find:
We provide a full range of spine surgeries to help you feel better and the live the life you want. No matter what’s causing your back pain, we’ll work with you to find the treatment solution that best meets your needs. Procedures we provide include:
There are many different types of spine surgery. Your surgical team will discuss your specific procedure in detail so you know what to expect before, during and after your surgery.
Here is a general idea of what you can expect:
After your procedure, we’ll discuss the recovery phase with you so you know exactly what to expect. We’ll talk about your follow-up care, when you can return to daily activities and when you should start physical therapy.
For most people, rehabilitation with our physical therapists begins soon after surgery. A customized rehab plan will help restore your strength and function so you can enjoy a full, active life after spine surgery.