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As a regional leader in spine and orthopedics, Alvarado Hospital is launching a series of dinner seminars at Gordon Biersch Restaurant to educate San Diegans about the latest advances in neck, back and knee pain.

Alvarado is the only hospital in the state of California to be ranked among America’s 100 Best for Spine and Orthopedic Surgery four years in a row (2014-2017). Healthgrades research shows that hospitals with this distinction tend to be safer and patients have better outcomes than hospitals that are not ranked among the top 100.

On March 29, 2017, Alvarado spine surgeons will be lecturing on the latest advances in treating neck and back pain for those with chronic pain that requires surgery. Back and neck surgery has come a long way over the last decade and patients can undergo surgery and get back to enjoying their lives more quickly.

Alvarado is becoming the premier destination for cervical disc replacement. This artificial disc helps maintain normal neck movement and helps patients avoid fusion surgery and accompanying potential complicatins.

On April 6, 2017, Alvarado Hosptial orthopedic specialists will discuss common causes for knee pain and explain how therobotics-assisted total knee replacement technology has advanced this surgery for better outcomes and quicker recovery. If you have

Both evenings include dinner, demonstrations, giveaways and raffle. The physicians will be on hand to answer questions and provide demonstrations artificial discs and robotics during the dinner. Seating is very limited and registration is required by calling (800) 258-2723 or register online. If you have questions about the Advanced Spine & Joint Institute at Alvarado Hospital, e-mail us!