Dr. Hooman M. Melamed, Director of Scoliosis at Marina Del Rey Hospital, is renown for his ability to accurately treat patients and customize treatment plans to the patient’s needs. Whether conservative treatment or spine surgery is necessary, Dr. Melamed has the experience and foresight to get you back to your active lifestyle.
“Most of the time, patients with spinal issues can be treated successfully without surgery. I listen to my patients carefully and they are active participants in their treatment plans. If spine surgery is necessary, my partners and I have been able to combine our expertise in both orthopaedic and neurosurgery to offer you the most advanced and minimally invasive surgical intervention.” ~ Dr. Melamed
Minimally Invasive Surgery:
Minimally invasive spine surgery offers several advantages over open spine surgery, including less post-operative pain and a faster recovery.
Dr. Melamed is a pioneer in developing conservative and interventional treatment plans for patient experiencing scoliosis or spinal deformity conditions.
Failed Back Surgeries:
If you have had sub-optimal result with a past back or neck surgery and are still experiencing pain, there are modern advancements that may help.