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Spine Center Award for WJMC

Spine Neurosurgeons John Steck and Erich Richter participated in the May 24 announcement that West Jefferson Medical Center has been named a Blue Distinction Center in Spine Surgery by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana. The program is a national designation awarded by Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies to medical facilities that have demonstrated expertise in […]

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Meet the Spine Team

(From left, Lashon Maggio PA-C, Justin Owen, MD, John Steck, MD, Rod Boyd, PT, Stephen Rynick, MD, Andrea Toomer, MD, Michael Puente, MD) There are 33 vertebrae in the human spine, creating a complex system of nerves, tendons, vessels, muscles and more. For this reason, diagnosing and treating problems of the neck and back can […]

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Physical Therapy

Physical Therapist Carrie Black, PT, DPT, C/NDT, CBIS is available to provide specialized outpatient physical therapy for patients with pain and movement impairments resulting from disorders stemming from stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury, spasticity, chronic pain syndromes, back and neck pain and neuromuscular disorders.  Carrie sees patients at our west bank office at the […]

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