When a person first hears that they may need spine surgery it is usually a mix of emotions. There is hope that the pain will be relieved, fear of the procedure and recovery and confusion about what steps to take next. A good place to start is to ask a current treating physician for recommendations for a surgeon. But what exactly should a patient look for in a spine surgeon?URL :https://www.larryparkermd.com/
NPI Profile for Dr LARRY M PARKER in HUNTSVILLE, AL
A good spine surgeon has extensive clinical experience with the evaluation and nonoperative and operative treatment of primary spinal disorders including cervical, thoracic, and lumbar. This includes both fusion and minimally invasive techniques such as laparoscopic and endoscopic spinal surgery.