The December issue of the Rockford Chamber of Commerce Voice newsletter features two recent Rockford Spine Center announcements including the physicians being named to the IceHogs Medical Network and Dr. Fred Sweet being named as a Naval Spine Surgeon Leader in Becker's Orthopedic and Spine Review.
The physicians of Rockford Spine Center have each earned Patients' Choice Awards - an honor only held by five percent of active physicians.
The physicians of Rockford Spine Center have joined the Rockford IceHogs medical network. Dr. Michael Roh, Dr. Christopher Sliva, Dr. Fred Sweet and Dr. Marie Walker will serve among the secondary medical network as the team's orthopedic spine specialists.
Rockford Spine Center is pleased to announce Dr. Fred Sweet is listed among 20 Naval Spine Leaders in Becker's Orthopedic and Spine Review.
Dr. Michael Roh performed minimally invasive spine surgery on Jeff Anderson. Jeff shares the outcome of his surgery and Dr. Roh discusses the case in this video story.
Dr. Fred Sweet is featured in an article in Physician's Money Digest. Dr. Sweet talks about his career and how he became a spine surgeon. He says impatience is his virtue!
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Dr. Michael Roh operated on Jeanne Otto in 2010 for two herniated discs in her neck. Six weeks after surgery Jeanne climbed to the top of a South Dakota mountain. She shared her amazing story of recovery with the Beloit Daily News.
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Back pain is the second leading cause of missed work days. In the September issue of the Rockford Chamber Voice Dr. Christopher Sliva helps employers sort through this issue with some tips on implementing a healthy back program in the work place.
Dr. Christopher Sliva drafted an article on Understanding Spinal Stenosis that is posted on the website understandingspinesurgery.com. Dr. Sliva explains spinal stenosis, what symptoms to look for, methods for diagnosis and treatment options.
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Dr. Marie Walker is interviewed on WREX 13 Cares on preventing and treating back pain.
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Dr. Fred Sweet was quoted recently in the Democrat and Chronicle, a Rochester, New York newspaper on the effectiveness of using Vancomycin powder to prevent infection following surgery. Dr. Sweet and his fellow surgeons at Rockford Spine Center conducted an informal study on the use of the medication and the results were published in Spine, recognized internationally as the leading journal in its field.
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Click here to view the abstract of Rockford Spine Center's study results in Spine.
Rockford Spine Center has launched a new television commercial airing in the Rockford, IL market featuring Orthopedic Spine Surgeons Dr. Christopher Sliva, Dr. Michael Roh and Dr. Fred Sweet.
The Rockford Chamber Voice Newspaper recognized Rockford Spine Center as being one of the Top 50 Spine Surgery Practices to Know in America by Becker's Spine Review.
Dr. Marie Walker was featured in the Rockford Register Star's Get to Know Me section today.
The Rockford Register Star recognized Rockford Spine Center as being one of the Top 208 Spine Surgeons and Specialists to Know by Becker's Orthopedic, Spine & Pain Management Review.
Dr. Michael Roh was recently featured in Becker's Spine Review as one of 13 Spine Surgeons in the Spotlight. Becker's recognized Dr. Roh's recent speaking engagement at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center on modern spine surgery techniques.
The Rockford Register Star recognized Rockford Spine Center as being one of the Top 50 Spine Surgery Practices to Know in America by Becker's Spine Review.
Rockford Spine Center has been recognized as one of the Top 50 Spine Surgery Practices to Know in America byBecker's Orthopedic & Spine Review. This acknowlegment is another among many national distinctions Rockford Spine Center has achieved this year.
Dr. Michael Roh was recently featured in Becker's Spine Review in regard to his participation in the annual OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center Theodor Lang May Day Conference in Rockford.
Rockford Spine Center was named among 51 spine surgery practices to know by Becker's Spine Review.
Dr. Christopher Sliva was recently profiled in Becker's Spine Review as a spine surgeon leader to know.
Dr. Christopher Sliva defines "Minmally Invasive Spinal Surgery" for Becker's Orthopedic, Spine and Pain Management Review.
Dr. Christopher Sliva was interviewed on the Fox 39 News Health Segment discussing Rockford Spine Center's recent recognitions in Newsweek and Becker's Orthopedic, Spine & Pain Management Review. Dr. Sliva also provided insight on minimally invasive spinal surgery.
Dr. Michael Roh was recently featured in SpineUniverse, providing commentary on mixed radiculopathy and cervical myelopathy.
Dr. Michael Roh was featured in the Rockford Register Star's Get to Know Me section on Saturday.