The Spine Center at University of Colorado Hospital

Call for My Appointment Request My Appointment Online

Learn About The Spine Center at University of Colorado Hospital

The Spine Center at University of Colorado Hospital offers comprehensive and cutting-edge treatment to relieve your back and neck pain. You have access to world-class care from a collaborative team of neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons, neurologists, sports medicine physicians, and physical medicine and rehabilitation physicians.

In addition to providing non-surgical services, such as injections and onsite physical therapy rehabilitation, the center delivers the most advanced operative procedures available, including minimally invasive surgery and reconstructive spinal surgery.

The Spine Center at University of Colorado Hospital at a Glance

The center provides several key features:

  • Specialists treat a full range of conditions, including chronic and acute pain in the back and neck, degenerative disc disease, disc replacement, herniated disc, spinal stenosis, facet joints, and more.
  • The center is Colorado’s only Blue Distinction® Center+ for Spine Surgery.
  • University of Colorado Hospital is nationally ranked in both neurosurgery and orthopedics, and it is the #1 overall hospital in Colorado, according to U.S. News & World Report.

The Spine Center at University of Colorado Hospital is dedicated to restoring you to a comfortable and functional life.

Directions to our primary location in

Aurora, CO

Meet the Physicians of The Spine Center at University of Colorado Hospital

Venu Akuthota Dr. Venu Akuthota

Aurora, CO
Physiatrist

Evalina Burger Dr. Evalina Burger

Aurora, CO
Orthopedic Surgeon

Heather Ene Dr. Heather Ene

Aurora, CO
Physiatrist

Vikas Patel Dr. Vikas Patel

Aurora, CO
Orthopedic Surgeon

Michael Finn Dr. Michael Finn

Aurora, CO
Neurosurgeon

Rachel Brakke Dr. Rachel Brakke

Aurora, CO
Physiatrist

Christopher Cain Dr. Christopher Cain

Aurora, CO
Orthopedic Surgeon

Peter Witt Dr. Peter Witt

Aurora, CO
Neurosurgeon

Joshua Seinfeld Dr. Joshua Seinfeld

Aurora, CO
Neurosurgeon

Scott Laker Dr. Scott Laker

Aurora, CO
Physiatrist

Marshall Emig Dr. Marshall B. Emig

Aurora, CO
Physiatrist

Neill Pitzer Dr. Neil Pitzer

Aurora, CO
Physiatrist

Christopher Kleck Dr. Christopher Kleck

Aurora, CO
Orthopedic Surgeon

How The Spine Center at University of Colorado Hospital Can Help You

Type of Practice

  • Spine Center

Specialists

  • 4 Orthopedic Surgeons
  • 3 Neurosurgeons
  • 6 Physiatrists

Accreditations

  • Offers ACGME accredited orthopaedic spine surgery fellowship
  • Houses an ACGME accredited spine and pain medicine fellowship

Awards

  • #1 Ranked Hospital in Colorado - U.S. News & World Report
  • Recipient of the 'Rising Star' Award for Quality and Safety by the University HealthSystems Consortium
  • Ranked among the best by US News & World Report
  • The state’s only Blue Distinction® Center+ for Spine Surgery
  • NeuStrategy Center of Excellence for Spine

Conditions

  • Adult Spinal Deformity
  • Back Pain
  • Cervical Spinal Disorders
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Herniated Disc
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spinal Disorders
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Neck Pain
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Sciatica
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Tumors
  • Spine Infections
  • Spine Trauma
  • Thoracic Spinal Disorders

Treatments

  • Alternative Bone Graft
  • Artificial Disc
  • Back Surgery
  • Computer-assisted Surgery
  • Disc Replacement Surgery
  • Dynamic Stabilization
  • EMG Evaluations
  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Pain Management
  • Pain Psychology Evalution
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Physical Therapy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Injections
  • Sports Medicine

Highlights from The Spine Center at University of Colorado Hospital

Of Note:

As the only academic medical center in the region, the Spine Center is the only provider in the Front Range to take such a comprehensive approach to spine and neck care.

#1 Ranked Hospital in Colorado - U.S. News & World Report

*

University of Colorado Hospital Named Among the Top 10 Academic Medical Centers in the United States

UCH is the recipient of the 2010 'Rising Star' Award for Quality and Safety, released by the University HealthSystems Consortium (UHC)

Office Information for The Spine Center at University of Colorado Hospital

Anschutz Outpatient Pavilion
1635 Aurora Court
Suite 4200
Aurora, CO 80045
Get Directions

Primary Location

1635 Aurora Court
Suite 4200
Aurora, CO 80045

Hours

Monday: 8:00 - 4:30
Tuesday: 8:00 - 4:30
Wednesday: 8:00 - 4:30
Thursday: 8:00 - 4:30
Friday: 8:00 - 4:30

Visit The Spine Center at University of Colorado Hospital's Website

Insurance Accepted

  • Most Insurance Plans Accepted

Profile last updated: June 7, 2017. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.