Amanda's Story
After a long-standing herniated disc became unmanageable, scientist Amanda Woerman, PhD, turned to the UCSF Spine Center for minimally invasive surgery. Four months later she completed her first IRONMAN and today is pain free for the first time in over six years.
Conservative Care Options for Spinal Disorders
UCSF’s Non-operative Spine Program applies a multidisciplinary approach to restoring functionality for patients.
One stop for complete care
The UCSF Spine Center brings together world-renowned specialists in neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, neurology, physiatry and other specialties to design the most effective treatment plans for spinal disorders.