Houston Physicians' Hospital’s Spine Solutions Center
In order to provide you with optimal relief, we believe the key to producing better outcomes is centered on our unwavering commitment to education and training. Not all patients require surgery. In fact, most patients can see improvement through therapy and medication. As part of our commitment to a comprehensive approach, we recommend you start by visiting our Spine Solutions Clinic located on the second floor of Houston Physicians’ Hospital (281) 645-5611.
At the clinic, you will be greeted by a dedicated Spine Nurse Navigator, whose role is to help you throughout your spine care treatment. The navigator works closely with the Spine Solutions Physician who has received specialized training in the musculoskeletal system. Based on your diagnosis, the Spine Nurse Navigator will help you with everything from getting timely appointments, to selecting a specialist who is right for your situation. We really are committed to helping you find relief and promise to treat you with dignity and respect.
If you do need surgery, our team of experts will collaborate to ensure you receive timely and effective surgical treatment. We’ll keep you informed as to what to expect every step of the way, from the moment you step through our doors to your discharge and recovery. The Spine Solutions Center program focuses on patient care and clinical outcomes collaboratively designed by surgeons and highly trained clinical staff. Our ultimate goal is to have you resuming normal activity pain-free as quickly as possible.
Types of Back Pain
Symptoms of Back Problems
Some common symptoms of a spine problem include:
- Back pain
- Neck pain
- Burning or tingling sensation in the back, hips, buttocks, or legs
- Pain that originates in the back and stems to other part of the body
- Difficulty moving your leg or foot
If you experience the above symptoms, it may be time to seek a medical professional to help treat your spine problem. Our Spine Solutions Center specializes in both surgical and non-surgical treatments.
A Comprehensive Approach to Your Spine
Houston Physicians’ Hospital’s Spine Solutions Center combines our state-of-the-art facility, highly skilled team, and the latest technology to effectively treat and manage spine problems. Containing bones, ligaments, muscles, and nerves, the spine is essential to the overall functioning of the human body. It must be strong enough to protect the highly sensitive nerve roots, yet flexible enough to provide our body with mobility. Pain felt in the spine can lead to decreased movement and a less active lifestyle. Those suffering from severe spine pain may need treatment from our specialized physicians. Our Spine Solutions Center team is with you every step of the way to help relieve your back pain and get you back to your life sooner.
A New Approach to Spine Care
Houston Physicians Hospital introduces the Spine Solutions Center — setting the standard for five-star care and patient satisfaction.
At the Spine Solutions Center, you will receive specialized care for your back and spine, returning you to your daily routine sooner!
Spine Solutions Center Program Features:
- Specialized surgeons and nurses who work with spine patients
- Individualized care provided to each patient and procedure
- Private patient suites in an elegant environment
- Dedicated Spine Care Navigator and Coordinator to assist with pre-operative care and discharge
- Spine Solutions Orientation Class prior to surgery
- Patient Guidebook with detailed explanations, in easy to understand language
- Personalized training exercises for post-operative recovery
The Importance of a Healthy Spine
We often overlook how pivotal our spine is for every movement we make, so when we begin to have spine or back pain, it’s immediately noticeable through every part of our body. At Houston Physicians’ Hospital, we recognize how debilitating spine pain can be and we’re here to help. The Spine Solutions Center at Houston Physicians’ Hospital is a specialized center dedicated to providing the leading treatments in spine care and surgery. Our advanced program brings together the area’s most knowledgeable spinal surgeons, a specially trained team of nurses, therapists and technicians who deliver the best in spine care. Our team is dedicated to helping you live free of pain and providing you seamless, coordinated care to get you back to your favorite activities as soon as possible.
Before Spine Surgery
If you do require surgery, we’ll start working with you before you ever arrive on the day of your procedure. We’ll help prepare you for what to expect before, during and after your spine surgery. You will be assigned a Spine Care Navigator who will work with you to coordinate your care delivery and guide you through your recovery. You will also have access to a Spine Care Coordinator to assist you with any questions that arise regarding your surgery or recovery, including any home assessments, discharge details, treatment options and details regarding the pre-operative class for patients. Spacious, private suites that promote wellness and recovery are reserved for spinal surgery patients, so you may be in a dedicated setting along with other patients undergoing similar surgeries. Our specially trained staff will work exclusively with each individual preparing to undergo surgery.