Nonsurgical Treatment Options for Spine Conditions

At your initial assessment at the Spine Center, our team will:

  • Review your medical history
  • Look at diagnostic images of your back or spine
  • Recommend treatment that may include nonsurgical care and pain management

Managing Back Pain

Board-certified anesthesiologists, specially trained in pain management, develop treatment plans to help you manage and overcome back pain through a combination of:

  • Medications
  • Physical therapy
  • Injection therapy
  • Steroid therapy
  • Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS)
  • Diet counseling

For patient referrals or consultations, call the Department of Neurological Surgery at 1-866-MyMagee (696-2433) or 1-877-463-3701.

  • Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
  • 300 Halket Street
  • Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3180
  • Main phone: 412-641-1000
  • Toll-free:
    1-866-MyMagee (696-2433)
  • Preparing for surgery or managing a chronic condition? Learn more about easy to understand Emmi® online programs
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