Who We Are and What We Treat

At the Inova Spine Program, our experts will work with you to create a customized treatment plan that best suits your needs. We offer a full spectrum of diagnostic and treatment options – from nonsurgical pain management and award-winning rehabilitation services to cutting-edge, minimally invasive surgical technologies, including robot-assisted equipment and augmented reality instrumentation.

We will guide you every step of the way. We put our patients first and take the time to get to know each patient individually. The Inova Spine Program features a multidisciplinary team with neurosurgeons, orthopedic spine surgeons, physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists, pain management specialists, and dedicated patient care navigators.

Back and Spine Treatment Options

Doctor and patient consulting
Pain Management
  • Diagnostic evaluation
  • Epidural and facet injections
  • Nerve blocks
  • Pharmacologic pain management
  • Trigger point injections
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Senior rehab patient with a specialist
Conservative Care, Rehabilitation and PT
  • Personalized treatment plan
  • Diagnostic testing
  • Injury rehabilitation
  • Physical therapy
  • Wellness programs
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robot-assisted surgery
Surgical Procedures
  • Cervical arthroplasty (disc replacement)
  • Impingement surgery (decompression)
  • Treatment for herniated disc
  • Peripheral nerve surgery
  • Reconstructive / spinal fusion
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We are the only spine program in Northern Virginia with five hospitals, six Inova-GoHealth Urgent Care centers, 13 Inova emergency rooms, and many outpatient clinics and rehabilitation centers throughout Northern Virginia to safely care for you close to home or work.

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Inova Spine Patient Success Stories

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Mark McChrystal faced back pain so severe he wasn't able to walk or drive well any longer.
Mark Mildorf
Mark Mildorf completed a 100-mile bike ride just 90 days after spinal decompression and fusion surgery.
Brad McFarland
Brad McFarland trusted Inova's spine experts to help him overcome severe spine pain & reclaim his life.

swim coach Ben Vielleau
Ben Vielleau Gets Spine Fusion and Returns to Coaching Swim Team

What Can We Help You With?

Make an appointment

Give us a call or submit our online form to get started.

Learn more about back pain

Learn about the most common types of back pain, symptoms, and possible treatments.

Learn about treatment options

Our specialists offer the full range of treatment options for back pain and related spinal conditions, including surgical procedures, conservative care and rehabilitation, and pain management.

How bad is your pain?

Take our online Back Pain Assessment and get recommendations for next steps.

Preparing for surgery

Pre-surgery online class, patient forms, and other resources.


Already a patient? Get on-demand access to your patient records with the MyChart patient portal.

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Our Promise

We will work with you to create an individualized treatment plan that best suits your needs. Our goals are to alleviate your pain and to restore optimal movement.