Spine

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Spine

We know that spine problems and neck and low back pain complicate life, making daily activities challenging. Our goal is getting patients back to normal work and play — fast. To achieve this, we offer patients an integrated model of care with multidisciplinary care assessment and coordination.

About Spine Care

Our vision is to provide state-of-the-art, evidence-driven care that addresses both our patients' spine problems and their pain. To help realize this vision, our comprehensive Spine Care team includes physical medicine and rehabilitation physicians, interventional pain medicine specialists and spine surgeons.

Contact the Spine Center

Learn more about treatment options for your aching back (or hips, or knees ...)

651-326-5444 or toll-free 1-866-200-6681
Fax: 651-326-5520
Spine Care contact form

For New Patients

New to the Spine Center? Please fill out our new patient form and bring it to your first appointment. The form gathers important information about your health history and symptoms.
New patient form

Spine and Orthopaedics education

For ortho/spine education questions, please call 651-232-4498.

IF YOU NEED SURGERY
If your Spine Care doctor determines that surgical treatment is required, spine surgery is offered at:
St. John's Hospital
St. Joseph's Hospital
Woodwinds Health Campus

HealthEast MyChart

Now offering eVisits

Using HealthEast MyChart, you can have eVisits, request appointments, send secure messages to your provider, review test results and much more. It's the online connection to your health – where you're at, when you want it.

Spine Care

Clinic appointments take place at our state-of-the-art Spine Center, and surgeries can be scheduled at St. John's, St. Joseph's and Woodwinds hospitals, as well as at Maplewood Surgery Center.

Maplewood Surgery Center
1655 Beam Avenue
Maplewood, MN 55109
Spine Center
1747 Beam Avenue, Suite 100
Maplewood, MN 55109
St. John's Hospital
1575 Beam Avenue
Maplewood, MN 55109
St. Joseph's Hospital
45 West 10th Street
St. Paul, MN 55102
Woodwinds Health Campus
1925 Woodwinds Drive
Woodbury, MN 55125

Learn about our full spectrum of treatment options

Our clinicians will look at your condition and circumstances as well as your goals to determine the best treatment to restore your healthy back. We partner with programs across HealthEast so you have access to other specialties and services including pain care, orthopaedic care and the Natural Care Center of Woodbury.

Treatment is available for a variety of conditions:

  • Low and upper back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Sciatica
  • Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylolysis
  • Disc degeneration
  • Herniated discs
  • Nerve root injuries
  • Fractures
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Kyphosis
  • Lordosis
  • Arthritis
 

Our model of care provides:

  • Multidisciplinary care assessment and coordination
  • Physical therapy
  • Interventional pain management
    • Discography
    • Epidural steroid injections: lumbar spine, thoracic spine and cervical spine
    • Facet joint injections
    • Radiofrequency of spine nerves
    • Selective nerve root block
    • Spinal cord stimulation
    • Sympathetic blocks
  • Conservative medication management
  • Behavioral health counseling
  • Lifestyle management counseling
  • Spine surgery

Medical Spine Center designation

HealthEast Spine Care is designated as a Medical Spine Center (MSC) by HealthPartners. To meet all of your care needs, HealthPartners will require patients to receive an evaluation from a MSC prior to the first office visit with a spine surgeon.