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Back Pain, Neck Pain and Spine Disorders & Injuries at University of Colorado Hospital

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Providing expert diagnosis and treatment

The Spine Center at University of Colorado Hospital is one of the leading centers for expert diagnosis and treatment of back pain, neck pain and spine disorders and injuries.

It is renowned for its novel approach of bringing many different kinds of medical experts to patients and, unlike other caregivers, exploring advanced non-surgical treatments first.


Exercise to alleviate and prevent back pain

How to deal with back pain

Whether you spend long hours in front of a computer at work, or find yourself always leaning over to pick up your little ones, your back goes through a lot of stress.

These back experts, including Scott Laker, MD and Vikas Patel, MD of UCH, offer some good advice to prevent and alleviate back pain.

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Safe Backpack Weight Calculator

Try this interactive Backpack Calculator to see what you or your child can safely carry in a backpack.