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Norton Leatherman Spine Clinical Trials

Norton Leatherman Spine physicians have a history of innovation and research. Our physicians have made a significant impact through their research on spine surgery safety, spinal deformities and patient-reported outcomes. As principal investigators on numerous trials, our specialist physicians also offer access to ground-breaking treatments.

Learn more about participating in a clinical trial at Norton Healthcare.

Active spine treatment trials at Norton Leatherman Spine include:

Degenerative Disc Disease

An Assessment of P-15L Bone Graft in Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion with Instrumentation

Graft Procedure

Bone Graft Donor Site Pain after Cervical Spine Surgery

Lumbar Degenerative Spondylolisthesis

A Concurrently Controlled Study of the LimiFlex? Paraspinous Tension Band in the Treatment of Lumbar Degenerative Spondylolisthesis with Spinal Stenosis

Lumbar Fusion Surgery

Impact of Dronabinol on Post-operative Pain After Lumbar Fusion for Degenerative Disorders of the Spine

Scoliosis

Vertical Expandable Prosthetic Titanium Rib (VEPTR)

Scoliosis

Scoliosis-Specific Exercises for At-Risk Mild AIS Curves: A Multi-Site Preliminary Randomized Trial

Scoliosis

Rasch Analysis of the Scoliosis Research Society?22R Instrument in Adults

Scoliosis

A Multicenter Prospective Study of Quality of Life in Adult Scoliosis (Long-term Follow-Up)

Scoliosis

Quantitative Romberg Test in Normal Healthy Volunteers and Patients with Spinal Deformity

Spinal Cord

Balance Variations in DIERS Pedoscan measurements

Spinal Deformity

Prospective, Multi?Center Adult Spinal Deformity Outcomes Database Registry

Spine Surgery

Improving Efficiency of Robotic?Assisted Spine Surgery

Spine Surgery

Spinal Laminectomy versus Instrumented Pedicle Screw II Study (SLIP II)

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Norton Leatherman Spine surgeon pioneers minimally invasive lumbar fusion

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