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Spine Surgery

Consider surgery to:

  • Increase strength and sensation
  • Increase mobility
  • Return to activities of daily living
  • Reduce pain

Red Grewing after spine surgeryServices

Our experienced surgeons perform high volumes of surgeries — done both open and minimally invasive.

  • Fusion
  • Laminectomy
  • Discectomy
  • Decompression
  • Many others

Benefits of minimally invasive spine surgery

  • Less blood loss from surgery
  • Reduced risk of muscle damage since less or no cutting of the muscle is required
  • Reduced risk of infection and postoperative pain
  • Faster recovery from surgery

Conditions treated with minimally invasive spine surgery

  • Degenerative disk disease
  • Herniated disc
  • Lumbar spinal stenosis
  • Spinal deformities, such as scoliosis
  • Spinal infections
  • Spinal instability
  • Vertebral compression fractures
  • Spinal tumors

Blue Distinction Center+ for Spine Surgery

St. Cloud Hospital has the only Blue Distinction Center+ for Spine Surgery by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota north of the Twin CitiesBlue Distinction Center - Spine Surgery.

Blue Distinction Center+ means St. Cloud Hospital:

  • Has demonstrated better quality and outcomes
  • Has lower rates of complications and readmissions
  • Is 20 percent more cost-efficient than their peers

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