Neck & Back Pain Forum

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgeon K. Samer Shamieh, MD will present a Neck/Back Pain Forum on Wednesday, October 25th at 6PM at Fairway Medical Surgical Hospital. Dr. Shamieh will discuss many of the most common spinal conditions that cause neck and back pain. He will discuss common treatment options, including the advantages of minimally invasive spine surgery. Following his presentation, Dr. Shamieh will conduct a questions and answers session with his guests. Seating is limited, so please RSVP today to reserve your seat.

About Dr. Shamieh

Dr. Shamieh is Chairman of the Board at Fairway Medical Surgical Hospital. His area of expertise is in Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery. This approach provides smaller incisions, reduces the risk of infection, minimizes postoperative discomfort, and results in shorter recovery times.

Dr. Shamieh offers non-operative and operative treatment of spinal disorders in the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine, including, but not limited to, neck and arm pain, back and leg pain, herniated discs, stenosis, spondylolisthesis, degenerative disc disease, sciatica, vertebral compression fractures, spinal trauma, and scoliosis. As a Northshore spine surgeon, Dr. Shamieh understands neck, arm, back and leg pain is a life altering condition that can decrease quality of life. Dr. Shamieh provides spine care individualized to each patient based on his or her expectations and goals.

My area of expertise is in Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery. This approach provides smaller incisions, reduces the risk of infection, minimizes postoperative discomfort, and results in shorter recovery times.K. Samer Shamieh, MD | Fellowship Trained, Board Certified Minimally Invasive Spine Surgeon

Fellowship Training

“Fellowship Trained” means Dr. Shamieh has completed a combined Orthopaedic/Neurosurgery fellowship at the Spine Institute of Arizona.
During his intensive fellowship, Dr. Shamieh gained further knowledge about the treatment of disorders of the spine, as well as, minimally invasive spine surgery.
The Spine Institute of Arizona has been a leading innovator of spinal devices and has developed minimally invasive techniques that have been adopted all around the world.

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Dr. Shamieh’s training included both non-operative and operative treatment of degenerative and traumatic disease of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine including microsurgery, minimally invasive surgery, traditional “open” surgery as well as motion preservation of the spine. He is an active member of the Louisiana Orthopaedic Association, Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, North American Spine Society and American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Jeremy R. James, MD | Board Certified Minimally Invasive Spine Surgeon