Treating Back and Spinal Disorders
Southwest Healthcare Inland Valley Hospital offers surgical and nonsurgical treatment options to treat back and spinal disorders and help patients return to an active life. Spine surgeons can evaluate your condition and recommend a treatment program that may include rehabilitation, exercise or other therapies to relieve your pain and increase your function.
If surgery is required, many procedures can be performed using minimally invasive techniques that may offer shorter hospital stays and quicker recovery time — with less threat of pain.*
Get a Physician Referral
If you need a referral for a spine surgeon at Inland Valley Hospital, call our free physician referral service at 800-879-1020.
Spinal Surgery Core Certification
Inland Valley Hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Spinal Surgery Core Certification, a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient care.
Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery
Patients can benefit from a range of minimally invasive spinal procedures, including disc, neck and lower back surgery and spinal fusion for the lumbar spine.
Finding relief from chronic, intense neck and back pain can be a reality with the many treatment options now available such as nerve blocks, steroid injections and disc decompression.
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis Treatment
Spinal stenosis can cause pain in the lower back, buttocks, legs and feet. Treatment options include surgery, physical therapy, lumbar traction and medication.
If you are having spine surgery at Inland Valley Hospital, please watch this video to familiarize yourself with items you will need to understand before, during and after your procedure.
Meet Our Surgical Team
Gerald Oh, MD
Bret Abshire, MD
Daniel Friedlich, MD
Mario Luna, MD
*Individual results may vary. There are risks associated with any surgical procedure. Talk with your doctor about these risks to find out if robotic surgery or minimally invasive surgery is right for you.