Neurosurgery & Orthopedic Spine
You’ll rest a little easier in the care of Capital Medical Center’s expert team of highly skilled neurosurgeons and orthopedic spine surgeons. Our board certified physicians provide the highest quality care to patients with advanced conditions affecting the brain, spinal cord and central nervous system.
We’re proud to be the only South Sound hospital to earn a Gold Seal of Approval® for spine surgery from The Joint Commission, the nation’s leading organization for health care accreditation.
Neurosurgery can help to treat diseases and disorders of the central nervous system, including the brain and spinal cord. People with birth defects, traumatic head injuries, aneurysms, tumors or other conditions affecting the central nervous system may need neurosurgery as part of their care plan.
The neurosurgeons at Capital Medical Center specialize in a number of services and conditions including:
- Benign and malignant tumors of the brain and spine
- Complex spinal deformity
- Minimally invasive spine surgery
- Revision spine surgery
- Pituitary adenoma
- Hemorrhagic stroke
- Normal pressure hydrocephalus
- Chiari malformation and trigeminal neuralgia
- Spinal surgery for motion-preservation including artificial cervical disc replacement and cervical laminoplasty
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Orthopedic spine surgery can help to treat diseases and disorders of the spine. People with spinal nerve complications, degenerative disorders, growths and tumors, injuries resulting from trauma, congenital disorders and herniated discs may need orthopedic spine as part of their care plan.
The orthopedic spine surgeons at Capital Medical Center provide minimally-invasive and state-of-the-art spinal surgery techniques to treat many conditions, including:
- Fractures of the vertebrae
- Bone spurs
- Mechanical back pain