NASS to Washington Post: Don’t Condemn All Spinal Fusions

The North American Spine Society Executive Committee has penned a letter to the Washington Post in response to a story about the necessity of spinal fusions.

The article, titled “Spinal fusions serve as case study for debate over when certain surgeries are necessary,” ran in the Washington Post earlier this week. While the letter recognized unnecessary surgery as a “serious issue,” the authors felt it inappropriate to condemn all spinal fusions.

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Josh Sandberg

Josh Sandberg is the President of Ortho Spine Partners and Partner for The De Angelis Group. He also serves as Co-Founder and Editor of OrthoSpineNews.

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