UVA Health Leading the Way With Innovative Spine Tumor Implant
The new low-metal device allows for better tumor surveillance and more accurate post-surgical radiation therapy.
How Hand Surgeons Help After Spinal Cord Injury
A UVA Health surgeon implores PMR physicians to refer any patient with a T1 or higher cervical spinal cord injury to a hand surgeon for evaluation. Find out why.
Sixth Time Is a Charm: A Case Study Highlighting a Complex Revision Spine Surgery
Revision surgeries like this one require more complex decision making, surgical planning and skill to repair damage, restore mobility and reduce pain.
Providing Greater Options for Cervical Spine Patients
Spine fusion has its advantages, however, within the last decade, cervical disc replacement has gained traction as an alternative for some patients.
UVA Spine Surgeons Listed Among Best in North America
Neurosurgeons Chris Shaffrey, MD, and Justin Smith, MD, PhD, have been named among the 18 best spine surgeons by Orthopedics This Week Magazine.