Adults struggling with acute back and neck pain issues now have access to specialized care at The Hospital of Central Connecticut Spine Center. The new center provides urgent and follow-up care for patients with new injuries.
“This new Spine Center brings comprehensive, convenient care close to home,” said Gary Havican, president of The Hospital of Central Connecticut and MidState Medical Center. “Now, patients can see a physician, receive imaging, and go to physical therapy all under one roof. This center is changing how patients experience their care.”
The center, which accepts walk-ins and appointments, treats a variety of conditions, including:
- Acute pain
- Spinal stenosis
- Degenerative discs
- Pinched nerves
- Bulging discs
- Herniated discs
- Muscle spasms
Patients may receive referrals for imaging, physical therapy, pain management, and when appropriate, a surgical opinion. The center uses a multidisciplinary model, including clinicians from physiatry, behavioral health, pain management, neuro and orthopedic surgery, emergency medicine, radiology, and more.