The Center for Spine

Methodist Texsan Hospital's The Center for Spine is an orthopedic spine program dedicated to providing care to those patients with orthopedic spinal care needs. Our orthopedic spine surgeons are specially trained to provide exceptional, compassionate care to the orthopedic spine patient. Within Methodist Texsan Hospital, we have created specialized program that focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of various spinal conditions caused by disease or trauma.

Spine overview

Medical oversight is crucial to our patients, daily visits provided by a hospitalist with the goal of keeping you on track to reach milestones geared towards a safe discharge. Our teams work to provide seamless care with all disciplines involved in your care such as case management, physical therapy, nutritionists, and rehabilitation care.

Therapy is provided on a one to one and group setting with you and a specialized trained therapist. Our goal is to have a therapist evaluate you as quickly as possible, quite often, therapy assessments are performed within four hours of arrival to your private room. Therapy will then continue daily throughout your stay.

Symptoms

  • Back pain—upper or lower
  • Neck pain
  • Tingling sensation in arms or legs

Causes

  • Arthritis
  • Changes with aging
  • Disc injuries
  • Disc deteriotation
  • Falls
  • Osteoporosis
  • Scoliosis
  • Trauma

Treatments

Some of the surgical procedures performed at the Center for Spine:

  • Laminectomy
  • Cervical and lumbar fusion
  • Anterior cervical discectomy
  • Spinal decompression
  • Cervical radiculopathy
  • Posterior

Patient resources

Thank you for choosing the Center for Spine at Methodist Texsan Hospital as your surgical destination. Methodist Texsan Hospital boasts some of the best clinical results in the industry. Our use of advanced technology allows us to offer patients a minimally invasive approach, which decreases our patients’ length of stay. The Texsan Spine team collaborates to provide world class care every step of the way. Your Spine Team Includes:

  • Your surgeon
  • Case management
  • Nursing
  • Dietary
  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Radiology technicians
  • Surgical services team