Spine Center

Convenienty located in Boston's Metro West, the Spine Center offers the expertise of leading back and neck experts.  We provide surgical and non-surgical consultation and intervention for a variety of spine conditions and needs, including:

  • Neck and arm pain 
  • Back and leg pain 
  • Spinal stenosis 
  • Disc herniations 
  • Second opinions for surgery 
  • Workmen’s compensation claims
  • Chronic back and neck pain 
  • Degenerative disorders of cervical and lumbar spine

The Spine Center provides multi-disciplinary care for spinal conditions. Our team is comprised of leading radiologists, orthopedic surgeons, neurosurgeons, physiatrists (rehabilitation doctors), physical therapists, anesthesiologists and other specialists. Learn more about our spine specialists and surgeons.

Spine Center Services

Programs

The programs and services provided by the Spine Center are appropriate for anyone who suffers from back- and neck-related pain that interferes with work, recreational activities, daily living functions and the overall enjoyment of life. Our specialists care for the full range of spinal disorders – from simple to complex – affecting the cervical, thoracic and lumbar areas of the spine. Patients are carefully evaluated at the Spine Center through state-of-the-art diagnostic and imaging technologies. Based on the results of the evaluation and the patient’s goals, an individualized treatment plan is created. The treatment plan can include any of the following components:

  • Patient education
  • Surgery
  • Therapeutic exercise programs for cardiovascular and muscular fitness
  • Pain management and pharmacologic interventions
  • Spinal injections
  • Worksite evaluations and ergonomic recommendations
  • Joint mobilization and manipulation
  • Complementary therapies including acupuncture

Learn more about our minimally invasive spine surgery and non-surgical spine treatments.

Spine Center Patient Stories

Get to know some of the patients that we have helped here at the Spine Center:

  • Brenda lived with chronic back pain for more than 30 years. Read about Brenda’s successful back surgery at our Spine Center.
  • A car accident left Stephen with a herniated disc in his spine. Read about Stephens successful spine surgery at our Spine Center.

Awards & Recognition

Newton-Wellesley Hospital has recently been designated a Blue Distinction® Center+ for Spine Surgery by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (BCBSMA). Newton-Wellesley Hospital was evaluated by BCBSMA on our ability to deliver high quality and safe care for patients undergoing spine surgery. Additionally, Newton-Wellesley has also met efficiency measures that address patients' needs for affordable healthcare.
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Contact Us

The Spine Center at Newton-Wellesley Hospital is centrally located to communities throughout Greater Boston, MA as well Boston's western suburbs. Contact us today to arrange a consultation:

Our Location
Newton-Wellesley Hospital Ambulatory Care Center - Newton
159 Wells Ave.
Newton, MA
Directions
Phone: 617-243-5777

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Events

Think Pink! Girls' Night Out

Join us on Tuesday, October 21, from 6:30-8:30 pm at the Newton Marriott for a celebration of women's health. Includes a wine reception, hors d'oeuvres, and a health panel.
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Registration is open for the 5th Annual HopeWalks on Sunday, Sept. 28, to benefit the patients at the Vernon Cancer Center.
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News

"Top Doctors"

Boston Magazine featured Newton-Wellesley Hospital in their annual “Top Doctors” issue as a top community hospital outside of Boston.
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US News and World Report

US News and World Report has ranked Newton-Wellesley Hospital 16th in Massachusetts.
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