Dr. Christopher Cain, MD

Dr. Christopher Cain, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon at The Spine Center at University of Colorado Hospital

Meet Dr. Christopher Cain, MD

Dr. Cain is a board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon with The Spine Center at University of Colorado Hospital.

He applies leading-edge techniques and compassionate care, treating a wide range of spinal conditions and helping patients experience successful outcomes.

Dr. Cain at a Glance

  • Dr. Cain provides expert management and care for a comprehensive scope of degenerative diseases, deformities, tumors, and trauma of the spine.
  • He has particular interest in treating complex spinal deformity and reconstruction.

Join Dr. Cain to learn more about solutions for your spine pain.

Dr. Cain is a member of The Spine Center at University of Colorado Hospital.

Doctor Quote

My general philosophy in spine surgery is to treat my patients as I would treat a member of my family.

Directions to our primary location in

Aurora, CO

How Dr. Christopher Cain, MD Can Help You


  • Orthopedic Surgeon


  • Accident and Injury Care
  • Acute and Chronic Pain
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arm Pain
  • Back Pain
  • Brain and Spinal Tumors
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Coccydynia
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Facet Joint Syndrome
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Foot Drop
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Kyphosis
  • Leg Pain
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Neck Pain
  • Pediatric Spine Disorders
  • Postural fatigue
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Conditions
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Thoracic Spinal Disorders
  • Vertebral subluxation
  • Whiplash


  • Annulus Repair
  • Anterior Cervical Corpectomy
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy / Decompression
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Back Surgery
  • Bone Graft Substitutes
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Coccygectomy
  • Disc Arthroplasty
  • Discectomy
  • Discography
  • Dynamic lumbar stabilization
  • Electrotherapy, e.g. TENS
  • Epidural Spinal Injections
  • Interspinous process spacers
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Laminectomy / Decompression Surgery
  • Laminoplasty
  • Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion (XLIF)
  • Lower Back Surgery
  • Lumbar Corpectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Fusion Instrumentation
  • Microdiscectomy / Microdecompression
  • Minimally Invasive Procedures
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Pediatric Care
  • Posterior Cervical Decompression
  • Posterior Cervical Discectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Foraminotomy
  • Posterolateral Lumbar Fusion
  • Radiofrequency Neuroablation
  • Reconstructive / Revision Spine Surgery
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Decompression
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Surgery
  • TLIF: Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Upper Back Surgery
  • Upper Cervical Specific Techniques
  • Vertebroplasty
  • X-STOP

Accolades for Dr. Christopher Cain, MD

Professional Distinctions

  • AOSpine – Director of Education Asia-Pacific region
  • Associate Professor, University of Colorado School of Medicine

Professional Affiliations

  • Australian Medical Association
  • Australian Spine Society
  • European Spine Society

Board Certifications

  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Australian Orthopaedic Association

Office Information for Dr. Christopher Cain, MD

1635 North Aurora Court
Suite 4200
Aurora, CO 80045
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Profile last updated: September 20, 2017. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.