Spine Program

Spine Program

Eisenhower Medical Center provides state-of-the art prevention, diagnosis, treatment and surgical intervention for a variety of spinal diseases and injuries.

Eisenhower Neuroscience Institute has assembled a team of neurosurgeons to evaluate, diagnose and treat spine disorders. Recent advances in technology and medicine provide many more non-surgical and less invasive ways to treat spine disorders. The Spine Team at Eisenhower Neuroscience Institute works together regularly to evaluate the best treatment options for each and every patient. Spine Tumor, spinal vascular malformations, degenerative disease of the spine, deformity of (scoliosis) and neurophysiologic monitoring.

Meet Our Spine Program Team

 Shahin  Etebar, MDShahin Etebar, MD

  • Neurosurgery*
  • Spinal Surgery

 Lee  Erlendson, MDLee Erlendson, MD

  • Pain Medicine*

 Ronald S. Levey, MDRonald S. Levey, MD

  • Orthopedic Surgery*

 Farhad M. Limonadi, MDFarhad M. Limonadi, MD

  • Neurosurgery*
  • Spinal Surgery

 Alfred C. Shen, MDAlfred C. Shen, MD

  • Neurosurgery*
  • Spinal Surgery

 Shahriyar  Tavakoli, MDShahriyar Tavakoli, MD

  • Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease*

 Ali  Tahmouresie, MDAli Tahmouresie, MD

  • Neurosurgery*

View Detailed Profiles of Our Neuroscience Team

Advanced areas of Expertise include:

  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Osteo and rheumatoid arthritis and stenosis of the spine
  • Disc herniation and fractures of the spine
  • Tumors of the spinal cord  and the vertebrae
  • Injuries to the spinal cord and the vertebrae

Eisenhower Neuroscience Institute is the only area treatment facility with the staff and technology to treat every spine condition. We're the valley's first facility to offer the minimally invasive Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion to treat back pain. We have a variety of treatments available, surgical and non-surgical.  Our top of the line neurosurgeons and neurologists provide the highest quality of care and we use the latest technology to treat our patients.  Some of the treatment options available to our patients with spine disease or injury are:

  • Disc Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstruction Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Brain Mapping and Monitoring
  • Microneurosurgery

Our team of physicians are constantly researching and training to competently treat patients using  the latest that medical technology has to offer.