In finding solutions to your spinal problems, you need to get an accurate diagnosis to find the most appropriate course of treatment. For that reason, University Spine Center presents a library of articles on various spinal conditions designed to help inform you about:

  • The medical name for many spinal conditions
  • A plain-language description of the conditions
  • Lists of commonly reported symptoms
  • Typical treatment options

While this section provides general information, the fact is that every person is unique. There may be factors or conditions that make your condition slightly different than these “textbook” descriptions and things that may influence your treatment. For that reason, we urge you to use this information as the starting point to begin a discussion with your University Spine Center team.

Here’s a list of conditions from our library: