Is Spine Fellowship Training Important?

Is spine fellowship training important? “My belief is that spine surgery is one of those fields that really requires fellowship training to optimize the chance of success. The additional specialty training equips a surgeon with knowledge to do more complicated surgeries and even simple surgeries, with better outcomes.” ~Dr Steven Cyr, Mayo Clinic Spine Fellowship-trained […]

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As We Age…

As we age, our body naturally changes its shape causing us to be pitched forward. You can, however, delay this process with proper attention to posture and body mechanics, weight control, and improving core strength. There are many forms of exercise to improve core strength. Pilates and Yoga are two of the more popular ones […]

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It’s a Team Approach

At SASpine, our uniquely trained team of medical professionals have experience in treating all symptoms and conditions of the spine, from the cervical spine to the sacrum. “It’s a team approach and that’s what I believe separates our clinic from the rest.” ~Dr Steven Cyr, Chief Medical Officer If you suffer from neck or back […]

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A Message from SASpine’s CEO & Founder

A message from SASpine’s CEO & Founder, LeAnn Cyr: Everyone asks me exactly what SASpine (Surgical Associates in Spine) does. It’s not a traditional medical practice as most people think, but, rather, it manages medical practices…🔹🔹SASpine (Surgical Associates in Spine) operates as a turn-key medical practice management organization that focuses on helping Spine Specialists manage […]

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Customizing Treatment Options

At SASpine customizing treatment options to the individual is an important part of managing spinal problems. The wide variety of spinal disorders means that treatment options vary too. In fact, two people with the same spine condition may be managed differently because of differences in severity of symptoms and other medical factors that are unique […]

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Thank You Dustin Janzen

Surgical assistants are vital members of an operating room team and Dustin always manages to go above and beyond with a variety of tasks before, during, and after surgery. He also has a very active role during surgery such as maintaining a sterile environment, suturing patients, implanting devices, helping to stop bleeding, and much more. […]

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Update From Our CEO & Founder

SASpine update from our CEO & Founder, Leann Cyr: To say that 2018 was rough would be an understatement. We had difficulties that I never thought were possible, although all companies go through times of trials and tribulations, this I do understand. As is the life of many business owners and those born with that #entrepreneurial spirit. The […]

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Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Patients that suffer from chronic or intractable nerve pain in the arms or legs, and who have been unresponsive to nonsurgical treatments may be considered candidates for minimally invasive spine surgery. Minimally invasive spine surgery combines technological advances with state-of-the-art practices that reduce both the size of the incision as well as the hospital stay. […]

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