If you would like to find a spine surgeon at Ogden Regional Medical Center, please call (801) 479-2675 or (866) 887-3999.

Millions of Americans suffer with unnecessary back pain. In many cases, this pain causes normally active people to sit on the sidelines of life. Now, thanks to Ogden Regional Medical Center and our experienced surgeons, you too can get back to your active lifestyle.

Welcome to Ogden Regional Medical Center's Spine Institute where we offer customized, tailored treatment plans specifically for spine related issues. Our caring and experienced providers offer the latest in diagnostics, therapy and minimally invasive surgical techniques to help you get back to what you love.

Being a well-educated patient and or caregiver will make treatment and recovery from your ailment much smoother. Once you and your physician have decided that the best course of treatment is a spine surgery, Ogden Regional Medical Center offers a pre-op education class so you will know what to expect every step of the way—from check-in to discharge.

We are dedicated to the healthy recovery and education of our patients. To ensure our patients receive the best quality care, we offer a personalized treatment approach. Once a diagnosis is reached, the wealth of resources in our systems can help us to ensure proper treatment for every patient. The state’s premiere specialists in physical therapy, pain management, spine surgery and neurosurgery are all involved in creating the customized, high level treatment offered at Ogden Regional Medical Center’s Spine Institute.

You can expect state of the art care, personalized to your specific concerns and questions. We want you to fully understand your condition and all of your options.


Blue Distinction Spine Surgery

Ogden Regional Medical Center is one of only two hospitals in Utah to have earned Blue Distinction Designation from Blue Cross and Blue Shield for spine surgeries.

Using objective information and input from the medical community, Blue Cross and Blue Shield have designated hospitals as Blue Distinction Centers that are proven to outperform their peers in the areas that matter to you – quality and safety. They measure hospital performance - evaluation criteria is based on what impacts you and your care the most, including:

  1. The know-how and expertise of the medical team;
  2. The number of times the hospital has performed the procedure; and,
  3. The hospital’s track-record for procedure results.

Blue Distinction® Centers met overall quality measures for patient safety and outcomes, developed with input from the medical community. Blue Distinction® Centers+ also met cost measures that address consumers’ need for affordable healthcare. Individual outcomes may vary. National criteria is displayed on www.bcbs.com. A Local Blue Plan may require additional criteria for facilities located in its own service area. To find out which services and providers (including hospital based physicians) are covered under your policy, or to learn about Local Blue Plan Criteria, contact your Local Blue Plan; and contact your provider before making an appointment to verify its current Network and Blue Distinction Centers status. Each hospital’s Cost Index is calculated separately, based on data from its Local Blue Plan. Hospitals in portions of CA, ID, NY, PA, and WA may lie in areas served by two Local Blue Plans, resulting in two Cost Index figures; and their own Local Blue Plans decide whether all hospitals in these areas must meet Blue Distinction Centers+ national criteria for one or both Cost Index figures. Neither Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association nor any Blue Plans are responsible for damages, losses, or non-covered charges resulting from Blue Distinction or other provider finder information or care received from Blue Distinction or other providers. To find out more, contact your Local Blue Plan.

Spine Joint Seal

Quality Recognition

Ogden Regional Medical Center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Spine Surgery Certification. The Gold Seal of Approval® is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective patient care.

Ogden Regional Medical Center underwent a rigorous on-site review in October 2016. Joint Commission experts evaluated compliance with national spine care standards as well as with spine surgeryspecific requirements. Clinical practice guidelines and performance measures also were assessed.