Q&A: Preparing for Your First Appointment

Many of our patients come to us with no previous pain management care. As such, many first-time patients are anxious and expect to be overwhelmed by their experience. (more…)[...]

What Is Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS)?

The medical field is constantly changing. In the practice of medicine, and more specifically pain management, there’s always room for growth and improvement. Here at Summit Spine & Joint Centers[...]

Coming Soon: Not One But Two New Clinics in Roswell & Dalton

As we strive to increase patients’ accessibility to life-changing treatments, Summit Spine & Joint Centers is thrilled to announce not one but two new clinics and accompanying ambulatory surgica[...]

Summit Spine & Joint Now Serving Canton Patients

We’re proud to announce that as part of our initiative to bring next-level care to the metro Atlanta area, Summit Spine & Joint Centers is now open in Canton! With a clinic and ambulatory surgic[...]

What Is Kyphoplasty?

A kyphoplasty is a minimally-invasive procedure that may help patients who have damaged vertebrae—the small bones that form the spine. (more…)[...]

Patient With Spinal Simulator Implant Becomes Medtronic ‘Story of the Year’

Dr. Patel recently had the honor and privilege to present Sonia, a U.S. Army veteran based in Atlanta and also one of our patients, at the annual Medtronic event. Her story was featured as the “Sto[...]

Superion® Vertiflex Offers New Treatment Option for Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

In an effort to bring our patients the best possible care, Summit Spine & Joint Centers strives to implement new medical procedures and practices. One of these more recent additions to our treatme[...]

What Is a Low Back MRI?

A low back MRI creates detailed images of your spine and the soft tissue surrounding it. These images come in slices which can be used to detect, diagnose and guide treatment for a number of issues. [...]

Summit Spine & Joint Physicians Participate in Statewide Opioid Task Force

As many of you may be aware, opioid abuse is not only a national emergency, but one that has had a devastating impact on families and communities all across Georgia. In response, a task force has been[...]

Summit Spine & Joint Honored With 2019 Georgia Fast 40 Award

Each year, ACG Atlanta, the Atlanta Chapter of The Association for Corporate Growth® (ACG), a global professional organization focused on middle-market growth, mergers and acquisitions, and private i[...]