Back and Neck Pain Clinics

Norton Leatherman Spine Back & Neck Pain Clinics are designed for quick access to get your started getting relief right away.

Do you need to see a specialist?

Neck and back pain making things uncomfortable? Complete our Back and Neck Pain Assessment to see if it’s time to see a Norton Leatherman Spine provider.

It doesn’t matter whether you’ve had neck or back pain for two days or two decades. You want to get started finding relief quickly. That’s what we do at Norton Leatherman Spine Back & Neck Pain Clinics.

Neck and back clinic providers are available Monday through Friday and typically see patients within three business days — and often within one business day.

As part of an appointment at a Norton Leatherman Spine Back & Neck Pain Clinic, we’ll starting diagnosing the cause of your pain. That may involve X-rays, MRI scan or other imaging tests. The type of pain you have, the results of a physical exam and your insurer’s guidelines will influence the timing of these tests.

You’ll leave your first appointment with a plan for getting pain relief.

What to expect from Norton Leatherman Spine Back & Neck Pain Clinics

  • Comprehensive care for neck- and back-related conditions
  • A team of providers with special expertise managing neck and back pain and the experience to know when physical therapy or nonnarcotic medication can provide relief and when surgery is needed
  • Expertise to know whether the pain is originating in your neck or back or elsewhere in your body and get you to the right specialist
  • Appointments available Monday through Friday without a long wait
  • A custom care plan that may include physical therapy, pain management or a timely surgical evaluation if necessary
  • We do not routinely prescribe narcotics for pain unless someone has just had surgery. If we believe narcotics would be helpful to manage nonsurgical pain, we will refer you to a pain management specialist.

If you experience any of the following symptoms before your clinic appointment, seek care at your closest emergency department:

  • Loss of bowel or bladder control
  • Numbness or tingling in the buttocks, genital area or inner thighs
  • Severe back or neck pain with a fever
  • Significant trauma that causes severe back or neck pain
  • New or worsening weakness in an arm or leg

About Norton Leatherman Spine

Norton Leatherman Spine is a combined team of orthopedic spine surgeons, neurosurgeons from Norton Neuroscience Institute and pain management specialists who provide care for adults and children from Louisville and Southern Indiana, as well as from across the region, nation and world.

  • The multidisciplinary team incorporates expertise from a variety of specialties to offer a comprehensive array of treatment options that include minimally invasive and nonsurgical therapies.
  • Our team approach to the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of spine conditions works cooperatively with primary care physicians and other specialists to develop a treatment plan as unique as each individual.
  • Because you may not need surgery, you may work with our pain management team, physical therapy specialists and others who can create a care plan with the right types of treatments for you.
  • If you need surgery, you’re in experienced hands. Norton Leatherman Spine physicians perform more than 4,000 surgeries a year.
  • Our team has more than 45 specialists at nearly 20 offices across Louisville and Southern Indiana. Many offer same-day appointments and Saturday hours, with no referral needed
  • Our specialists are internationally recognized leaders in clinical research of spinal disease, injury and deformity, and have served in senior positions in the Scoliosis Research Society, the most prestigious organization for scoliosis surgeons around the world.
  • Norton Healthcare is the first health system in the nation to be recognized as an Advanced Orthopedic & Spine Center of Excellence by DNV.
  • We offer minimally invasive and robotic-assisted procedures that carry less risk and can speed your recovery.
  • We use the EOS Imaging system, which collects high-resolution images while exposing the patient to 50% to 85% less radiation than traditional X-rays and 95% less than basic CT scans. The system is especially beneficial to scoliosis patients who often need repeated imaging to monitor their progress.
  • Use MyNortonChart to communicate with your provider, manage appointments, refill prescriptions and more, anytime from a mobile device or computer

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