Learn About Penn Medicine

The Penn Spine Center offers one of the most comprehensive programs in the Philadelphia region, expertly treating lower back pain, sciatica, scoliosis, herniated discs, degenerative disc disease, spinal tumors, spinal stenosis, lumbar spondylolsis, spinal deformity, and more.

The experienced and compassionate team of doctors creates a personalized treatment plan for each patient, guiding you from diagnosis through recovery.

Penn Medicine at a Glance

Discover what sets Penn Medicine apart:

  • The spine center’s team includes spine surgeons, anesthesiologists, rehabilitation physicians, and pain specialists.
  • The spine surgeons at Penn Medicine are expertly trained in accurately diagnosing and treating your condition. They take a conservative approach to treatment and only recommend surgery when necessary.
  • The hospitals of Penn Medicine are ranked top-ten in the nation and among the best in the region, according to U.S. News & World Report (2018).

Second Opinion

Being told that you need spinal surgery can be overwhelming. You’re faced with making difficult decisions about your treatment plan and want to ensure you are receiving the best care possible from the most qualified spine surgeon. Receiving a second opinion from a Penn spine specialist about your diagnosis and treatment plan and can help you and your family decide the best course of treatment.

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Philadelphia, PA

Meet the Physicians of Penn Medicine

Dr. Zarina S. Ali Dr. Zarina S. Ali

Philadelphia, PA
Neurosurgeon

Dr. Vincent  Arlet Dr. Vincent Arlet

Philadelphia, PA
Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Patrick J. Connolly Dr. Patrick J. Connolly

Mt. Holly, NJ
Neurosurgeon

Dr. Stephen J. Dante Dr. Stephen J. Dante

Mt. Holly, NJ
Neurosurgeon

Dr. Neil R. Malhorta Dr. Neil R. Malhorta

Philadelphia, PA
Neurosurgeon

Dr. Paul J. Marcotte Dr. Paul J. Marcotte

Philadelphia, PA
Neurosurgeon

Dr. Andrew H. Milby Dr. Andrew H. Milby

Philadelphia, PA
Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Michael R. Murray Dr. Michael R. Murray

Exton, PA
Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Ali K. Ozturk Dr. Ali K. Ozturk

Philadelphia, PA
Neurosurgeon

Dr. Comron Saifi Dr. Comron Saifi

Philadelphia, PA
Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. James M. Schuster Dr. James M. Schuster

Philadelphia, PA
Neurosurgeon

Dr. Harvey E. Smith Dr. Harvey E. Smith

Philadelphia, PA
Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. William C. Welch Dr. William C. Welch

Philadelphia, PA
Neurosurgeon

 Dr. Eric L. Zager Dr. Eric L. Zager

Philadelphia, PA
Neurosurgeon

How Penn Medicine Can Help You

Type of Practice

  • Spine Center

Conditions

  • Cervial Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Myelopathy
  • Degenerated Disc Disease
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Kyphosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoporosis
  • Sacroiliac Joint Pain
  • Sciaitica
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumors
  • Vertebral Fractures

Treatments

  • Deformity Correction
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Motion Preservation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spine Tumor Surgery

Office Information for Penn Medicine

Pennsylvania Hospital
800 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Additional Locations

Penn Neurosurgery- Virtua Mt. Holly
217 Madison Avenue
Mt. Holly, NJ 08060
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Penn Medicine Cherry Hill
1865 Route 70 East
Cherry Hill, NJ 080003
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Penn Medicine Egg Harbor
101 Atlantic City International Aiport
Landmark Aviation Building, Suite 214
Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
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Penn Medicine Valley Forge
1001 Chesterbrook Boulevard
Berwyn, PA 19312
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Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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Penn Medicine Radnor
250 King of Prussia Road
Radnor, PA 19087
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Penn Medicine University City
3737 Market Street
Eighth Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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Penn Orthopaedics Exton
479 Thomas Jones Way
Suite 300
Exton, PA 19341
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Penn Orthopaedics Southern Chester County
105 Vineyard Way
Suite 101
West Grove, PA 19390
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Penn Orthopaedics Westtown
210 Willowbrook Lane
West Chester, PA 19382
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Penn Medicine Woodbury Heights
1006 Mantua Pike
Woodbury Heights, NJ 08097
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Penn Medicine Bucks County
777 Township Line Road
Yardley, PA 19067
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Penn Medicine Valley Forge
1001 Chesterbook Boulevard
Berwyn, PA 19312
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Profile last updated: April 16, 2018. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.