How to Choose the Best Spine Surgeon
Your spine is integral to movement, posture, stance, and activity. If you have a spinal condition, you are already acutely aware of the impact back pain has on your daily life. Choosing the right spinal surgeon is very important, as the combination of newer surgical techniques and surgeon experience produce better outcomes.
It is important that you have access to the latest developments in medical science, as the latest developments in surgical technique produce superior results, are safer, and have a shorter recovery time. Only a personal evaluation of your condition can reveal the best procedure to provide you with long term relief.
When is spine surgery needed?
Dr. Stieber takes a conservative approach to spinal care, using advanced minimally-invasive technologies whenever possible. He understands the delicate structures of the spine and will only recommend a treatment that is crucial to your wellbeing and ease of movement. That being said, some moderate to severe conditions often require surgery. Your in-depth consultation and examination will allow Dr. Stieber to identify your specific condition and craft a personalized treatment plan that only includes surgery if necessary.
What spine surgery options are offered by Dr. Stieber?
As an award-winning surgeon who has contributed to industry publications and textbooks, Dr. Stieber is often sought-out for his vast orthopedic skillset and quick adoption of new technology. He uses cutting-edge treatments and continues to expand his surgical skills, along with to provide comprehensive, effective care. Some surgical options can include:
- Minimally invasive spinal surgery
- Disc replacement for herniated discs or degenerative diseases
- Scoliosis surgery to straighten curvature of the spine
- Spinal fusion for stabilization
- Robotic spinal surgery
Robotic surgery sounds like something from a science fiction novel, but has become a reality due to advancements in technology. Robotic guidance provides precision and safety, which typically leads to smaller incisions and a shorter recovery period. Only a small number of surgeons in the northeast have adopted this innovative technique for spinal treatment, but Dr. Stieber enjoys employing new technology to provide arguably the best spinal surgery in the greater NYC area.
What are the benefits of spine surgery?
Spinal surgery sounds intimidating to some, but the swift treatment of various conditions can help you look and feel your best. There are many benefits to spinal surgery with Dr. Stieber, including:
- Relief of chronic pain
- Treatment of nerve symptoms
- Improved posture
- Reduced risk of injury
- Boosted self-confidence
- Minimally-invasive treatment options available
- Increased precision for shorter recovery
Surgery for your back or neck should not be taken lightly, but our highly-skilled surgeon will guide you through treatment, so you are fully educated on what to expect, and comfortable with what to expect in the surgery and recovery. When surgery is unavoidable, choose the surgeon who has been globally recognized for his vast knowledge, technology integration, and thorough approach.
Why should I go to Dr. Stieber for spine surgery?
Not only are we focused on performing the most advanced techniques for spinal surgery available, we are also dedicated to providing our patients with an elevated level of service and care. Dr. Jonathan Stieber is one of the most experienced and highly-respected spinal surgeons in New York and the surrounding area. He is a published author and respected researcher who is genuinely caring and compassionate. You will feel confident and comfortable under his care.
We focus on caring for you from the moment you walk into our state-of-the-art NYC facility. Dr. Stieber is known for treating the underlying cause of back or neck pain for long-term relief. His focus on using minimally-invasive techniques and cutting-edge technology make among the best resources for spinal surgery today.