Treatments and Services Spine
85% of our spine patients are successfully treated without needing surgery.
Our team of spine experts strives to create a supportive healing environment that respects individual choice while providing the highest level of care to every patient. There are often multiple options available to treat a diagnosed condition. We work with you to develop the best treatment plan for your unique needs. Our approach is conservative whenever appropriate because we know that many spine and back problems can be effectively treated without surgery. Whether the best treatment option for you is physical therapy or surgery, our team will support you and your family as we work together to deliver the services you need, when you need them, to promote your recovery.
Caring for your Spine:
Spine surgeon Edward Santos, M.D., recently became the first Summit Orthopedics physician to perform robot-assisted spine surgery using leading-edge technology.
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Eagan Surgery Center has been recognized as a Blue Distinction Center + (BDC+) for high-value, excellent-quality spine surgery. Vadnais Heights Surgery Center has received the Blue Distinction Center + (BDC+) honor for hip and knee replacement.