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Get a Second Opinion from the Leading Spine Center in the Southwest

Experts When You Need Answers

We realize that the prospect of surgery on your back can be scary. At Barrow, our spine surgeons recognize this, and they, along with our expert care team, will work closely with you to determine if your back problems can be resolved without surgery.If you do need spine surgery, our spine surgeons have one of the largest bodies of collective experience with standard, minimally invasive, and robotic spine surgery in the Southwestern United States.

People Travel the World for Treatment at Barrow in Phoenix, Arizona

How can we help you?

We Care For the Spine

Our spine surgeons and back pain specialists understand how debilitating back pain can be. Therefore, we strive to give you every option to conquer your back and spine problems and return to an active, healthy, and fulfilling life.

Minimally Invasive Surgical Techniques

If you need spinal surgery, our spinal neurosurgeons are experts at minimally invasive techniques that can help drastically reduce your recovery time.

Conservative Treatments

Our neurosurgeons and physiatrists believe in making a concerted effort to fix your back using conservative treatment before trying surgical repairs.

Online Second Opinions

The Second Opinion Program at Barrow—a U.S. News & World Report top center for neurology and neurosurgery—offers ease and affordability for spinal second opinions.

Learn about our areas of expertise

Surgical Specialities

Spinal Stenosis

Each year, the expert surgeons at Barrow treat thousands of patients who suffer from spinal stenosis, a condition that affects the spinal cord and nerves within, both conservatively and surgically.


Discectomy is the surgical removal of a spinal disc that is causing pressure on the spinal cord or nerve or causing other dysfunction. Discectomy can relieve pain and sometimes restore function.

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Minimally invasive spine surgery is the treatment of spinal disorders and injuries using specialized instruments and techniques to minimize pain, scarring, and recovery time in patients.

Spinal Stenosis Surgery

Our spinal neurosurgeons are adept at using both minimally invasive and traditional techniques to alleviate pain and dysfunction stemming from spinal stenosis and other disorders.

Spinal Surgery

Our experienced spinal neurosurgeons specialize in both standard and minimally invasive spinal surgery techniques. They have also pioneered revolutionary procedures and spinal instruments over the years.

Spinal Decompression Surgery

Treating spine pain can mean removing scar tissue, bone spurs, disc material, or other structures pressing on the spinal cord and spinal nerves. Barrow surgeons have a high level of expertise with all forms of spinal decompression surgery.