When to See a Spine Surgeon in Decatur?
The vast majority of people experience lower back pain at some point in their life but it usually goes away on its own or with little treatment. Unfortunately, there are certain symptoms that signal it’s time to find a spine surgeon near you. After all, chances are you have experienced back problems at least once in your life.
The spine is one of the most important parts of our bodies. It gives our bodies structure and support. It allows us to move easily and bend with flexibility.
The spine is also in charge of protecting the spinal cord, without which we could not move any part of our body at all. This is why keeping your spine healthy is essential if you want to live a painless and active life. The human spine is made up of 33 individual bones, also known as vertebrae, and they are stacked one on top of the other.
No matter what kind of spine injury you might have experienced, it can definitely complicate your life and prevent you from doing even the smallest and simplest tasks at home, not to mention real physical work. That’s why your number one priority should be to visit AllSpine Laser and Surgery Center to discover underlying problems in charge of causing your back or neck pain and getting an accurate and efficient diagnosis.
Open MRI Imaging Services
Whether you have suffered from chronic spinal pain, a back or neck injury or extremity pain due to a chronic illness, you may need an MRI to properly diagnose your condition. Our new and advanced MRI offer a completely open design, helping claustrophobic patients.
Chronic pain is one of the most common complaints heard by primary care physicians. Learn more about how we can help you using the most advanced State-Of-The-Art technology and highly experienced physicians to customize a treatment plan specific to your needs.
Talk to a Decatur Neurosurgeon & Spine Care Professional
We treat many back and neck conditions that cause chronic pain such as herniated discs, degenerative disc disease, spinal stenosis, car accident spinal injuries, concussion and much more. Our experience treating a wide variety of spinal conditions allows us to safely and accurate diagnose and resolve issues of the spine with comprehensive care.
Spine Surgery & Joint Center in Decatur
Call us today to schedule a same day appointment at one of our 3 locations around the Decatur metro area. Benefits of scheduling an appointment with AllSpine include:
- In-house Open MRI machines for accurate and comfortable diagnosis.
- Comprehensive treatment plans to relieve your symptoms and pain.
- We use the least invasive solutions possible to save you risks & complications.
Dr. Shahram Rezaiamiri
Dr. Shahram Rezaiamiri, MD, FACS he received a Bachelor’s of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Washington (UW) in Seattle in 1988. Before going back to UW to attend medical school, he worked for GTE Research Labs in Boston and spent a year in Texas in their GTE’s telecommunications division. Dr. Rezaiamiri finished medical school in 1994 and then attended the University of Rochester and completed his residency in Neurosurgery at Strong Memorial Hospital. In 1998, he spent one year in Virginia completing a fellowship in Complex Spinal Surgery. He has been in Atlanta since 2001. Dr. Rezaiamiri has extensive experience in treating complex spinal disorders. He was the first in the south Atlanta area to perform minimally invasive spinal discectomy and fusion. He also has extensive experience in treating brain tumors. He was the first to introduce the Computer Based Stereotactic Image Guided Surgery in the Atlanta area for the treatment of brain tumors. Dr. Rezaiamiri is presently one of the few spine surgeons who perform the new minimally invasive spinal fusion technique, XLIF. Fellow Member of the American Board of Neurosurgery. Dr. Rezaiamiri has privileges at Piedmont Henry, Southern Regional Medical Center, and Piedmont Atlanta.
Dr. Robert Friedman
Dr. Robert Friedman, MD, FACS specializes in Neurosurgery. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of New York at Stony Brook and then went on to receive his medical degree at the State University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, where he completed his internship in general surgery and his residency in neurosurgery. Dr. Friedman is board certified in neurosurgery and has special interests in spinal disorders, including spinal stenosis, herniated disks, and tumors of the spine. He also has a special interest in neurostimulation for chronic pain. Dr. Friedman has over 30 years of experience in Neurosurgery. He is currently accepting new patients at our Stockbridge and Newnan locations.
Dr. Bradley Troxler
Dr. Bradley Troxler, DO is a physiatrist specializing in the conservative and interventional management of complex spine and musculoskeletal conditions. He is an active member of several professional organizations including the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the North American Spine Society, and the American Academy of Pain Medicine. After earning his Osteopathic medical degree at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, he went on to complete his residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Boston Medical Center in 2012. Additionally, he elected to pursue subspecialty fellowship training in both Osteopathic Neuromuscular Medicine and Interventional Spine, of which the latter was completed at New England Baptist Hospital in Boston, MA. He is skilled in the use of ultrasound- and fluoroscopy-guided procedures, and in the use of Osteopathic manual medicine in the treatment of complex spine and musculoskeletal conditions. Dr. Troxler emphasizes the importance of exercise and movement in both restoring function and improving patient outcomes. He has a special interest in the use and advancement of regenerative medicine modalities.