Spine Center for Back and Neck Pain

For people with back or neck pain, our new Carilion Clinic Spine Center provides an extraordinary level of multidisciplinary, coordinated care in western Virginia.

The program is designed to ensure that patients with chronic pain in, or an injury to, your neck, back, or spine get the care they need so they can live the life they want, without limitations or discomfort. We’re a single resource bringing together a collaborative team of experts, including neurosurgeons, orthopaedic surgeons, pain management specialists, physiatrists, and specialists in rehabilitative medicine, radiology, neuropsychology, and psychiatry – Carilion is organized to deliver the care you need. A single appointment starts you on the road to a pain-free life.

All the Care You Need in One Location

For patients of all ages our goal at the Spine Center is the same: To work collectively with you and your family to ease your mind and set you on a path back to a healthier, more active lifestyle.

With our multidisciplinary specialists in one location, we can collaborate in real time and address your concerns as quickly as possible. Carilion is committed to caring for both your physical and emotional well-being. We welcome your input, as well as that of your loved ones. Together, we can create a treatment plan to fit your needs, make you more comfortable, and give you peace of mind.

Carilion Clinic treats the following conditions:

  • Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
  • Adult degenerative scoliosis
  • Cervical degenerative disc disease
  • Cervical disc herniation
  • Cervical stenosis
  • Vertebral compression fractures
  • Degenerative spondylolisthesis
  • Lumbar degenerative disc disease
  • Lumbar disc herniation
  • Lumbar stenosis
  • Neck sprain (whiplash) and strain
  • Scoliosis and deformity

Non-surgical treatment options include:

  • Physical therapy
  • Bracing (spinal, cervical and lumbar)
  • Spinal injections
  • Pain management

Carilion is committed to investing in the latest, most advanced technology to provide our surgeons with all they need to offer the newest cutting-edge procedures. We emphasize minimally invasive techniques, so you can recover faster and more comfortably. We have a dedicated in-patient unit, staffed with specialists trained in providing care to patients having spine procedures.

Surgical treatment options include:

  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Bone Morphogenetic Protein (BMP)
  • Balloon Kyphoplasty
  • Minimally Invasive Spine surgery (MIS)
  • Computer Enhanced Navigation: Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion with Instrumentation
  • Spinal Implants
  • ALIF, PLIF and TLIF
  • Cervical Artificial Discs

Learn more about Scoliosis from Carilion's own Dr. Carmouche