We offer 11 offices from Charlotte to Greensboro where patients can find advanced, compassionate brain and spine care. Find directions
Our practice features 48 physicians from the fields of neurosurgery, physical medicine & rehabilitation, orthopedic spine surgery and pain management. See physician bios
We're pioneering efforts to measure patient outcomes. This data is used to evaluate the effectiveness of treatments and improve results for future patients. Learn more
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A Successful Outcome In The National Spotlight
During an early morning bike ride, Dean Otto was paralyzed after being hit by a truck. Carolina Neurosurgery & Spine Associates neurosurgeon Matthew McGirt, MD, performed the life-changing spine surgery that gave Dean a chance at a full recovery. Now, one year later, Dean is about to run a half-marathon with Dr. McGirt and the man who hit him.
Dr. McGirt and Dean have both appeared on the local news and the Ellen Degeneres show to share this incredible story! Click below to watch the videos.
Learn more about Dean's organization to assist others facing paralysis at Deanosback.com.
Patient Success Stories
After four days of headaches, Meg found herself in the ER...with a brain tumor diagnosis. An MRI revealed a golf ball-sized tumor that was removed by neurosurgeon Mark Van Poppel, MD. Meg describes the start of her journey in this video.
Busy working mom Michelle Carter was always on the go. That is, until pain in her shoulder started limiting her activities. She came to Carolina Neurosurgery & Spine Associates looking for relief. Not only did she return to her regular lifestyle, she became even more active by becoming a certified fitness, Zumba and kickboxing instructor.
Carolina Neurosurgery & Spine Associates has been awarded a 2016 Top Workplaces honor by the Charlotte Observer. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey. Our goal is to create the best possible work environment so that our healthcare professionals can deliver advanced, personalized care for our patients.