Category: News and Events

Dr. Jeffrey Carlson's Ground-Breaking Outpatient Lumbar Fusion Surgery

Dr. Jeffrey Carlson Completes Spine Fusion With SpineFrontier’s Less Exposure Surgery Technology: REmind Midline Pedicle Screws LES Surgeon Dr. Jeffrey Carlson Performs Lumbar Spine Fusion With SpineFrontier’s REmind Midline Pedicle Screws for Less Exposure Surgery; Patient Was Discharged Home Two Hours After Surgery New Port News, Virginia (PRWEB) February 23, 2014 SpineFrontier’s Less Exposure Surgery… Read more »

The Oyster Pointer Magazine Features OSC Spine Physicians and Their Innovative Outpatient Surgeries!

We were delighted to have a feature story about our Fellowship-trained Spine Specialists, Drs. Jeffrey Carlson and Mark McFarland in The Oyster Pointer’s most recent issue. These two physicians are busy re-inventing the way that Spine Surgeries are done, especially in the area of outpatient Spine Surgery. By using innovative techniques and state-of-the-art instrumentation and… Read more »

Snow-meggedon? Snow-pocalypse? Inclement weather headed our way!

Here we go again! A severe winter weather warning has been issued for our area until mid-day Wednesday, January 29th. Although every effort will be made to keep our offices open, OSC may have to close due to a power outage or if roads are too hazardous for travel. Please be advised…IF you have an… Read more »

Inclement Weather Expected – Call OSC BEFORE Heading to Your Appointment

Due to the Winter Weather Warning which has been issued for the evening of January 21, 2014, we may see significant accumulations of snow and ice. This may make travelling dangerous or may cause power outages. If you have a scheduled appointment for Wednesday, January 22nd, you should call our main office number – 757-596-1900… Read more »

OSC Community Lecture for Tonight (January 21st) Cancelled

Due to the Winter Weather Warning issued for the Hampton Roads area, the OSC Community Lecture scheduled for tonight at 7:00 PM with Dr. John D. Burrow has been cancelled. We will reschedule the lecture with Dr. Burrow for March or April 2014. Stay tuned to our Facebook page, our website, our e-newsletter, the Health… Read more »

Happy Holidays from the OSC Family to Your Family!

Orthopaedic & Spine Center will be closed on Christmas Eve, Tuesday, December 24th and on Christmas Day, Wednesday December 25th. We will have physicians on call to take of any emergencies that our patients may have over the holiday. We will reopen for business on Thursday, December 26th at 8:00 AM. We wish for you… Read more »

Understanding Healthcare Consumerism

Physicians see increase in need to educate patients in both the quality and cost of treatments. NEWPORT NEWS, VA. (November 13, 2013) – More and more, Jeffrey R. Carlson, M.D., Managing Partner with the Orthopaedic & Spine Center (OSC) in Newport News, is having as many monetary conversations with his patients as he is medical…. Read more »