Spine Specialist

Neurosurgical Associates of Tampa Bay -  - Neurosurgeon

Neurosurgical Associates of Tampa Bay

Neurosurgeons located in St. Petersburg, FL

Neurosurgical Associates of Tampa Bay provides spinal consultations to patients from the Tampa Bay area from their St. Petersburg, Florida, based Neurosurgical Associates of Tampa Bay practice.

Spine Q & A

Why would a patient be referred to a neurosurgeon for a spinal condition?

Neurosurgeons treat much more than just the brain, so a patient may be referred for any of the many conditions which can affect the nervous system. They treat the nervous system including disorders of the spinal cord and column. In fact, the most common conditions treated by neurosurgeons are related to the spine. Also, neurosurgeons do not only provide surgical services. They provide or recommend care that will most benefit the patient, which can include non-surgical treatments like medication or physical therapy. Conditions that can affect the spine include: