Spine (OP)

St.Vincent Spine Center

St.Vincent Indianapolis Hospital has been awarded The Joint Commission Accreditation for spine injuries. A Joint Commission accreditation is recognized nationally as a symbol of quality and performance.

The St.Vincent Spine Center includes all private inpatient rooms, the most advanced surgical technology, cutting-edge radiology services, and the state's most respected physicians and medical professionals who are dedicated to providing compassionate spine care.

Dedicated Spine Center

inside Spine Center

Our Spine Center is dedicated to offering the latest and most effective treatments for spine disorders to give patients of all ages the best possible outcomes.

Our new state-of-the-art Spine Center combines leading experts in nonoperative/minimally invasive treatment, orthopedic and neurological spine surgery with cutting-edge technology to offer you the best treatment for returning to the activities you enjoy as quickly as possible.

If a spine injury or disorder is leaving you in pain and unable to do the things you love, let us help.

Common Spine Disorders

The Center offers treatment for a wide range of spine disorders:

  • Degenerative disc disease 
  • Scoliosis 
  • Herniated disc 
  • Spinal fractures 
  • Kyphosis 
  • Spinal stenosis 
  • Medical low back pain 
  • Spondylolisthesis 
  • Radiculopathy

St.Vincent is a leader in artificial disc replacement, image navigation and cutting-edge instrumentation.

The Latest Treatments for the Best Results

Our experienced and board-certified spine surgeons actively participate in education and research activities to bring the best in the treatment of spine disorders to our patients. The result is often better, quicker healing for you.

The spine surgeons at the Center have many “firsts” to their credit, including:

  • First in the world to perform artificial lumbar disc replacement 
  • First in North America to perform artificial cervical disc replacement
  • First in country to use the O-Arm imaging device that provides precise imaging in delicate spine surgeries, allowing the surgeon to operate more efficiently and effectively. 
  • First in Indiana to use the x-stop device. This technology allows patients who cannot tolerate general anesthesia to receive treatment for pinched nerves under local anesthesia.

Spinal Surgeries

Other surgical procedures offered include:

  • Disectomy 
  • Microdisectomy 
  • Laminectomy 
  • Laminotomy 
  • Foraminotomy 
  • Spinal fusion 
  • Artificial Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Interbody cage fusion