UNM Health Center for Spinal Health

The University of New Mexico Center for Spinal Health in Albuquerque is a multidisciplinary program focused on the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of all conditions throughout the spine, from the neck to the lower back. Our team consists of neurosurgeons and spinal orthopedic surgeons who work with rehabilitation physicians and physical therapists to improve spine health. Using this comprehensive approach, we create an individualized multidisciplinary treatment plan for each patient.

The UNM Center for Spinal Health is a part of the University of New Mexico Health Center System, the only academic health system in the state of New Mexico. We are committed to providing the highest quality treatment of our patients, rigorous training of resident physicians, and further improvements in care through laboratory and clinical research.

Albuquerque Spine Doctors and Spine Surgeons with The University of New Mexico Neurosurgery Clinic

Areas of Expertise


  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Pain
  • Aneurysms
  • Back Pain
  • Brain Tumors
  • Cervical Spinal Disorders
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Dizziness
  • Epilepsy
  • Headaches
  • Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Neck Pain
  • Neuralgia
  • Seizures
  • Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Vascular Malformations


  • CAT/MR Scan
  • Cerebrovascular Surgery
  • Chemotherapy
  • Deep brain stimulation
  • Functional Neurosurgery
  • Interventional Radiology
  • Microvascualar Decompression (MVD)
  • Neurosurgical Oncology
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • Skull-Base Surgery
  • Spinal Surgery
  • Stereotatic Radiosurgery
  • Stroke Program