Spine Surgery

Spine Surgery

Mount Carmel provides careful and comprehensive surgical treatment for spinal cord diseases and injuries. Our board-certified neurosurgeons and board-certified orthopedic surgeons specialize in spinal procedures, using precision technologies and state-of-the-art treatments to improve our patients' quality of life.

In fact, Mount Carmel was the first Columbus-area hospital to operate the Stealth Station a computer-aided, image-guided navigation system that allows our surgeons to clearly perform delicate spinal procedures with extreme precision. Mount Carmel East is the first and only hospital in Central Ohio to offer BodyTom® - the world’s first portable, full-body, 32-slice CT scanner. We also have the technology to perform spinal cord monitoring throughout each procedure to further ensure patient safety.


2023 Five Star Spinal Surgery

Mount Carmel New Albany has been a Five-Star Recipient for Spinal Fusion Surgery for 9 years in a row.



Mount Carmel’s spine specialists are experts at treating a host of spinal conditions and performing incredibly precise procedures.

  • Degenerative disc conditions, including osteoarthritis
  • Disc herniation of back or neck
  • Failed back syndrome
  • Infections of the spine
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pain or swelling from prior fusions or surgeries
  • Radiculopathy, or leg pain
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Spondylolysthesis
  • Trauma of the spine
  • Tumors of the spine
  • Sciatica
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Laminectomy (spinal decompression)
  • Cervical discectomy with fusion/fixation (anterior and posterior)
  • Lumbar laminectomy with fusion/fixation (anterior and posterior)
  • Interbody fusion (anterior, direct lateral and posterior approaches)
  • 360 degree fusion (anterior and posterior surgeries combined into a single procedure)
  • Thoracolumbar surgery to correct scoliosis
  • Vertebroplasty
  • Discogram
  • Therapeutic block
  • Spinal fusion and fixation
  • Endoscopic lumbar discectomy
  • Balloon kyphoplasty
  • Cervical laminectomy
  • Discectomy
  • Lumbar and cervical artificial disc replacement
  • Interspinous distraction/spinal stenosis (X-stop)
  • Lumbar-peritoneal shunt placement (LP shunt)