UCSF Spine Center

The UCSF Spine Center is one of the largest centers of its kind in the country, treating 10,000 patients a year. The center brings together world-renowned specialists in neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, neurology, physiatry and other specialties to design the most effective treatment for your condition. The team includes experts in cancer, pain management, physical therapy, radiation oncology and rheumatology.

We treat the full spectrum of spinal disorders from complex and difficult-to-diagnose conditions to those that have failed previous treatment. We care for people of all ages — including children — through the full course of treatment and recovery.

San Francisco Spine Doctors and Spine Surgeons at UCSF Spine Center.

Areas of Expertise

Conditions

  • Acute Pain
  • Arm Pain
  • Back Pain
  • Brain Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Complex Spinal Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Foot Drop
  • Forward Head Posture
  • Gait disorders
  • Head Injury
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Kyphosis
  • Leg Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain / Neuralgia
  • Osteoporotic Compression Fractures
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumors
  • Spine Conditions
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Thoracic spine disorders
  • Trauma
  • Tumors
  • Upper Back Pain

Treatments

  • Anterior / Posterior Lumbar Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Corpectomy
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy / Decompression
  • Anterior Cervical Fusion
  • Artificial Disc Replacement - Cervical
  • Back Surgery
  • Bracing
  • Cervical Spine Fusion Instrumentation
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Discectomy
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Laminectomy / Decompression Surgery
  • Laminoplasty
  • Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Lower Back Surgery
  • Lumbar Corpectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Fusion Instrumentation
  • Microdiscectomy / microdecompression
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • PLIF (posterior lumbar interbody fusion)
  • Percutaneous Spinal Fusion
  • Posterior Cervical Decompression
  • Posterior Cervical Discectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Foraminotomy
  • Posterolateral Lumbar Fusion
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Decompression
  • Spinal Fusion
  • TLIF (transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion)
  • Upper Back Surgery