Spine and Back Care

Back pain is the second most common type of pain in adults. When you injure your back or spinal cord, the pain can make everyday life challenging. Most back injuries can be treated without surgery.

Conditions We Treat

Common Symptoms

  • Clumsiness and decreased balance
  • Cramping
  • Decreased sensation
  • Feeling of heaviness in an arm or leg
  • Loss of reflexes
  • Numbness/tingling in your arms or legs
  • Pain

If you have any of these symptoms, call your doctor

Sometimes back injuries require surgery. North Kansas City Hospital’s back and spine doctors have more than 20 years of proven results in the community. They practice evidenced-based medicine and work with other doctors to make your surgery experience and recovery are as comfortable and successful as possible. Those are just a few reasons we are an Aetna Institute of Quality Orthopedic Care Facility for spine surgery.

To help you get back to the activities you enjoy faster, your doctor may recommend physical therapy. We have therapists who specialize in spine rehabilitation. They use the latest research and technologies to create an individualized treatment plan to relieve your pain and improve functionality.