When something is wrong in your neck or back, you may have pain or difficulty in moving freely.

Orthopaedic surgeons at Vanderbilt Bone & Joint treat problems including fractures, herniated discs, spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis, tumors and instability in any part of the spine. Our spine team also includes experts in physical medicine and rehabilitation, also known as physiatry. These non-operative specialists treat a variety of musculoskeletal disorders.

Many back problems can be treated without surgery, but if you require it, Vanderbilt offers some of the most experienced practitioners in the country.

Health Topics

Many conditions and injuries can affect your bones, joints and connective tissues such as tendons and ligaments. To find more information about what’s concerning you, please view the resources below.



Broken Bones and Injuries


Diseases and Conditions