Informative Sites

Professional - patient website that includes an e-newsletter; patient and professional education; “Back Talk” , patient response to questions; section on physician response to patient email questions; a “Marketplace” for back/neck products; information on research and clinical trials, and a national Spine Directory to find a doctor.

Introduction to Back Pain and Neck Pain

Includes virtual grand rounds, spine articles, select illustrated spine procedures, and frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the spine from the public.

Spine Universe

Patient – professional website that includes sections on conditions, treatments, new technologies, wellness, pain management, description of spinal devices for diagnosis and treatment, and additional information resources.

About the Back and Back Problems: Introduction