Spine Surgery

The Spine Specialists at OSC (Dr. Jeffrey Carlson and Dr. Mark McFarland) understand that you may have many questions about spine surgery, especially if you have been told that you need a spine procedure or are seeking a second opinion for a spinal condition.  Our board-certified physicians have completed Spine Fellowship training and have years of expertise in the field of Spine Surgery, from microdiscectomies to complex spinal reconstructions.  In this FAQ, Drs. Carlson and McFarland answer some of the most commonly asked questions about Spine Surgery and also delve into areas which may not be discussed elsewhere.  We believe it’s important that you have accurate and complete information to plan for your spine surgery.  Please click on the topics below for more details.

Your Decision to Have Spine Surgery

The Day of Your Surgery

After Surgery At Home

What is a Bone Growth Stimulator?

Will I Need Another Spine Surgery?

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