Learn About 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.

Directions to our primary location in

San Francisco, CA

Meet the Physicians of UCSF Spine Center

Dr. Christopher P. Ames, Neurosurgeon, San Francisco, CA, 94143 Dr. Christopher P. Ames

San Francisco, CA
Neurosurgeon

Dr. Sigurd H. Berven, Orthopedic Surgeon, San Francisco, CA, 94143 Dr. Sigurd H. Berven

San Francisco, CA
Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Shane Burch, MD, San Francisco, CA, 94143 Dr. Shane Burch

San Francisco, CA
Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Dean Chou, Neurosurgeon, San Francisco, CA, 94143 Dr. Dean Chou

San Francisco, CA
Neurosurgeon

Aaron Clark Dr. Aaron Clark

San Francisco, CA
Neurosurgeon

Dr. Sibel Demir-Deviren, Physiatrist, San Francisco, CA, 94143 Dr. Sibel Demir-Deviren

San Francisco, CA
Physiatrist

Dr. Vedat Deviren, Orthopedic Surgeon, San Francisco, CA, 94143 Dr. Vedat Deviren

San Francisco, CA
Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Lionel N. Metz, MD, San Francisco, CA, 94143 Dr. Lionel N. Metz

San Francisco, CA
Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Praveen V. Mummaneni, Neurosurgeon, San Francisco, CA, 94143 Dr. Praveen V. Mummaneni

San Francisco, CA
Neurosurgeon

Dr. Conor O'Neill, MD, San Francisco, CA, 94143 Dr. Conor O'Neill

San Francisco, CA
Interventional Pain Physician

 Dr. Bobby Tay, Orthopedic Surgeon, San Francisco, CA, 94143 Dr. Bobby Tay

San Francisco, CA
Orthopedic Surgeon

Rishi Wadhwa Dr. Rishi Wadhwa

Greenbrae, CA
Neurosurgeon

Dr. Philip Weinstein, Neurosurgeon, San Francisco, CA, 94143 Dr. Philip Weinstein

San Francisco, CA
Neurosurgeon

How UCSF Spine Center Can Help You

Type of Practice

  • Spine Center

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

Highlights from UCSF Spine Center

Of Note:

Best Bay Area Hospital

UCSF Medical Center again was named one of the top 10 hospitals in the nation and is the best in the Bay Area in the U.S. News & World Report annual survey.

UCSF Partners with NFL to Offer Spine Treatment to Retired Players

The UCSF Spine Center is one of five hospital programs across the country selected by the National Football League (NFL) to provide care to retired players in a new spine treatment program. Created by the NFL, the program is designed to make specialists available to evaluate and treat spine-related conditions.

Office Information for UCSF Spine Center

UCSF Spine Center
400 Parnassus Ave
3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Get Directions

Primary Location

400 Parnassus Ave
3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

Visit UCSF Medical Center's Website

Profile last updated: August 31, 2016. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.