Tumor Surgery

A spinal tumor can be the cause of pain, numbness, or limited motion. The surgeons at Nebraska Spine Hospital use specially developed instruments and techniques to remove the tumor, thus relieving the pressure that can be the source of pain. Ultimately the work to stabilize and restructure the spine to preserve mobility and even restore bowel and bladder function.

Working in conjunction with other specialists, surgery is often combined with radiation therapies for the best possible outcomes.