Southeastern Spine and Joint in Chattanooga, Tennessee offers a full range of procedures designed to give you the most comprehensive medical care you need. If you have nagging neck or back symptoms that radiate down your arm or leg, or hip and knee pain, the solution may be a non operative treatment or surgery.
Our physicians at Southeastern Spine and Joint will give you honest, direct answers to all your concerns. They specialize in neck and low back injuries, disorders, or symptoms, joint pain, sciatica and pinched nerves, stressing non operative treatment options, however when surgery is needed, Our physicians offer state of the art options such as outpatient microdiscectomy and artificial disc replacement with a focus on getting you back to work and play quickly.
Board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and valued members of the North American Spine Society, our physicians understand your symptoms, weakness in your arms or legs, joint pain, trouble walking and maintaining balance, the numbness and long term symptoms that you have to deal with.
Learn more about the conditions we treat, or read further to learn more about surgical procedures and interventional procedures at Southeastern Spine and Joint.
Surgical Procedures: Cervical & Lumbar Spine
Relieves symptoms of nerve root compression (pinched nerves) caused by bones, discs, scar tissue or excessive ligament development that compresses the foramen. Procedure is used to treat foraminal stenosis, herniated disc, bulging disc, pinched nerve, bone spurs, arthritis of the spine, failed back surgery, scar tissue and sciatica.
Conditions caused by a herniated disc, bulging disc, bone spurs, facet hypertrophy or scar tissue can be treated surgically by doing a laminotomy. Procedure is used to treat bone spurs, pinched nerves, spinal stenosis, herniated disc, and bulging disc, arthritis of the spine, scar tissue and failed back surgery.
The surgical removal of a herniated disc or bulging disc material that puts pressure on a nerve root or spinal cord. Procedure is used to treat Degenerative Disc Disease (DDD), Failed Back Syndrome (FBS), herniated disc, bulging disc, pinched nerve, sciatica and spinal stenosis.
FACET THERMAL ABLATION
Laser eradication of an effected nerve that innervates the joint to cause painful symptoms. Procedure is used to treat facet disease, facet joint syndrome, facet hypertrophy, facet arthritis and degenerative facet joints.
Fusing two or more vertebral segments of the spine to eliminate pain. Southeastern Spine and Joint provides both cervical and lumbar spinal fusion treatment options. A cervical spinal fusion procedure is used to treat herniated disc, cervical spondylosis and cervical stenosis with myelopathy. A lumbar spinal fusion procedure is used for radiculopathy, spondylolisthesis, stenosis and scoliosis.
Surgical Procedures: Knee & Hip
Surgical technique that can diagnose and treat problems in the knee joint.
Knee replacement, also known as knee arthroplasty, is a surgical procedure to replace the weight-bearing surfaces of the knee joint to relieve pain.
PARTIAL KNEE REPLACEMENT/UNI
A partial knee replacement is surgery to replace only one part of a damaged knee. It can replace either the inside (medial) part, the outside (lateral) part, or the kneecap part of the knee.
Hip replacement, also known as hip arthroplasty, is a surgical procedure in which the hip joint is replaced by a prosthetic implant that is a hip prosthesis.