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Patient Stories

Barbara - Dr. Garfin

Physical therapy didn't work. Dr. Garfin's surgery did!

Gaye - Dr. Garfin

Doctor and equestrian trusted Dr. Garfin for two surgeries, both very successful.

Greg - Dr Nottingham

Former Army Airborne officer and athlete tells how Dr Nottingham helped him.

Joyce - Dr. Light

She just wants to be able to go hiking again.

Sarah - Dr Garfin

Sarah got an excellent second opinion from Dr. Garfin.

Sarah - Dr Rovner

A dance teacher noticed Sarah's Scoliosis and Dr Rovner corrected it.

Patient Info

Spinal injuries can be among the most difficult of ailments found in modern life. The unhappy combination of continual pain and rare sympathy is a painful routine for too many.

Quality Care

injuries can be among the most difficult of ailments found in modern life. The unhappy combination of continual pain and rare sympathy is a painful routine for too many. The problem is compounded by stories of spine care gone wrong, leading some patients to believe that there is no end to the pain. The Spine Network exists to provide quality care above all else, and as such has assembled the premiere spinal surgeons in the state of California.

Unique Qualifications

In order to join the Spine Network, each surgeon is required to have completed additional spinal fellowship training. You are encouraged to click here to browse the qualifications of each physician member. Our surgeons each perform more than 100 surgeries a year; this is more than any other general orthopedist in the country. Our surgeons are among the most experienced spinal care providers in the country: most have been in practice at least ten years, and some have been practicing for more than 20. These qualifications add up to one conclusion: The surgeon's advanced training and expertise make them uniquely qualified to correct the full range of spinal conditions--from the simplest injury to the most difficult failed surgery revision.