St. Clare Hospital in Lakewood has added Franciscan Spine Center services to its list of programs to meet the needs of the growing community.
The Spine Center, whose staff provides evaluation of and recommendations for treatments of all types of back pain, is located in the Resource Center on the hospital campus. The staff evaluates back pain (including pain related to work or sports injuries), arranges testing as needed, and guides patients through treatment programs that may include physical and occupational therapy, chiropractic care, message therapy, biofeedback, pain blocks and surgery.
In addition to St. Clare Hospital, Franciscan Spine Center services are offered at St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma. Call 426-4600 to schedule an appointment at either location. St. Clare Hospital is a part of the Franciscan Health System.