Surgical and Non-Surgical Treatments

The Spine Hospital at Mount Sinai works closely with nonsurgical spine specialists including physiatrists, pain management physicians, neurologists, rheumatologists, physical therapists, acupuncturists, and chiropractors to maximize non-operative care, such as physical therapy, chiropractic manipulation, and epidural steroid injections.

The Spine Hospital is developing new and less invasive/intrusive procedures to treat many different conditions, deformities, and diseases, including cancer.

Non-Surgical Options

Our multidisciplinary team of physicians evaluates each patient for his or her individual treatment plan to alleviate and resolve spinal conditions, recommending non-surgical options whenever possible.

The non-invasive therapies and pain management options offered at the Spine Hospital include:

  • Acupuncture
  • Braces
  • Epidural steroid injection
  • Intradiscal percutaneous procedures
  • Medication
  • Physical therapy
  • Spine joint injection

Spine Surgery

When indicated, surgical options for spinal conditions include discectomy, decompression, and fusion procedures utilizing the most advanced techniques, including minimally invasive spine surgery and microsurgery.

Treatments and procedures performed by our expert and experienced spine surgeons include:

  • Anterior cervical fusion
  • Anterior lumbar interbody fusion
  • Cervical corpectomy and strut graft
  • Disc replacement
  • Discectomy
  • Lateral lumbar interbody fusion
  • Lumbar laminectomy
  • Lumbar spine surgery
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Minimally invasive spine surgery and procedures
  • Pedicle screws and rods
  • Posterior cervical fusion
  • Posterior cervical laminectomy/ foraminotomy
  • Posterior lumbar fusion with pedicle screws and rods
  • Revision spinal surgery
  • Sacroiliac fusion procedures
  • Scoliosis correction
  • Stereotactic-guided procedures
  • Transforaminal interbody fusion
  • Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty

Non-fusion alternative spinal surgical procedures and minimally invasive treatments performed at the Spine Hospital include:

  • Anterior odontoid screws for C2 odontoid fracture
  • Artificial cervical disc replacement
  • Artificial lumbar disc replacement
  • Cervical foraminotomy
  • Cervical laminoplasty
  • Lumbar interlaminar spacer
  • Intradural detethering
  • Minimally invasive alternatives to traditional thoracic discectomy procedures
  • Resection of intradural or intramedullary tumors or cysts
  • Treatment or repair of spinal fluid leaks

Spine Rehabilitation

Our rehabilitation services include:

The Spine Hospital also provides surgical and non-surgical consultation for second opinions for surgery and workers’ compensation (workmen's compensation) claims.

Contact Us

The Spine Hospital at Mount Sinai
Phone: 212-241-8947

For billing questions, please call 212-241-2991