Dr. James Frederick Harrington, MD, Albuquerque, NM, 87106

2211 Lomas Boulevard NE

Albuquerque, NM 87106

United States

Dr. James Frederick Harrington is a Board Certified Neurosurgeon in Albuquerque, NM with UNM Health Center for Spinal Health who treats back pain, neck pain and degenerative spine conditions. Dr. Harrington has a particular interest and expertise in minimally invasive solutions to problems patients are having with any part of the spine.

The University of New Mexico Center for Spinal Health in Albuquerque is a multidisciplinary program focused on the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of all conditions throughout the spine, from the neck to the lower back.

Our team consists of neurosurgeons and spinal orthopedic surgeons who work with rehabilitation physicians and physical therapists to improve spine health. Using this comprehensive approach, we create an individualized multidisciplinary treatment plan for each patient.

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Type of Spine Care Professional

  • Neurosurgeon

Areas of Expertise

Conditions

  • Acute Pain
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arm Pain
  • Arthritis
  • Auto-Related Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Chiari Malformation
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccydynia
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Dizziness and balance disorders
  • Extremity Dysfunction / Pain
  • Facet Syndrome
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Drop
  • Forward Head Posture
  • Fracture
  • Gait disorders
  • Head Injury
  • Headache / Migraine
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Leg Pain
  • Ligament strain
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Muscle Pain / Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain / Neuralgia
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporotic Compression Fractures
  • Piriformis Syndrome
  • Post Surgery Functional Problems
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Conditions
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thoracic spine disorders
  • Trauma
  • Tumors
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vertebral subluxation
  • Whiplash
  • Workers' Compensation Injuries

Treatments

  • Annulus Repair
  • Anterior Cervical Corpectomy
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy / Decompression
  • Anterior Cervical Fusion
  • Artificial Disc Replacement - Cervical
  • Artificial Disc Replacement - Lumbar
  • Axial Lumbar Interbody Fusion (AxiaLIF)
  • BMP
  • Back Surgery
  • Behavioral Modification
  • Bone Graft Substitutes
  • Bracing
  • Cervical Spine Fusion Instrumentation
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Coccygectomy
  • Discectomy
  • Discography
  • Dynamic lumbar stabilization
  • Endoscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Epidural Steroid Injections - Cervical
  • Epidural Steroid Injections - Lumbar
  • Exercise
  • Facet Joint Injections / Blocks
  • Facet Rhizotomy Injections
  • Facet rhizotomy
  • Injections
  • Interspinous process spacers
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Laminectomy / Decompression Surgery
  • Laminoplasty
  • Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Lumbar Corpectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Fusion Instrumentation
  • Medial Branch Nerve Blocks
  • Microdiscectomy / microdecompression
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Non-Surgical Treatment and Diagnosis
  • Nucleoplasty
  • Pain Pumps
  • Physiatry
  • Physical Therapy
  • Psychology
  • Radiofrequency Neuroablation
  • Radiofrequency procedures
  • Reconstructive / Revision Spine Surgery
  • Sacrococcygeal Injections
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Scoliosis Treatment - Non-Surgical
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Decompression
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Surgery
  • Sympathetic Ganglion Blocks
  • Transforaminal Injections
  • Upper Back Surgery
  • Vertebroplasty

Certifications

  • Board Certified, American Board of Neurological Surgery

Professional Distinctions

  • Committee Member, American Association/Congress of Neurological Surgeons Joint Spine Section

Professional Affiliations

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons