Research

As part of an academic medical center, the Spine Center at Loma Linda University Medical Center (LLUMC) is on the cutting-edge of spinal research and treatment options. The Spine Center’s doctors are actively involved in research dedicated to enhancing the lives of individuals. Their research encompasses the evaluation and development of new strategies, therapies and technologies in spinal health. The specific spinal health areas that the Spine Center is advancing include:

•    Artificial disks
•    Facet replacements
•    Dynamical spinal stabilization systems
•    Interbody fusion technology
•    Spinal fusion

Clinical Trials

The Department’s research is practiced in the clinical setting through clinical trials and the use of state-of-the-art technology. At LLUMC, multidisciplinary teams collaborate and perform clinical trials in:

•    Neurosurgery
•    Orthopedics
•    Physical Medicine
•    Pain Management

Ensuring an accurate diagnosis is the key to successful treatment. The Spine Center offers diagnostic studies and evaluation procedures to accurately identify the treatment that best suits your specific needs. Our procedures include:

11406 Loma Linda Drive, Suite 300
Ambulatory Services Building, South Entrance
Loma Linda, CA 92354
909-558-6720
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The Spine Center specializes in the treatment of common and complex spinal conditions. Our physicians have many years of experience in caring for patients with back and neck problems and hold specialty certifications. They are committed to delivering care that results in the best possible patient outcomes.