Spine Surgery

Beebe Healthcare offers a comprehensive Spine Care program that provides evaluation and treatment for a broad spectrum of conditions and disorders of the back and neck. The Spine Care Team is experienced in physical rehabilitation and patient education, diagnostic procedures, interventional pain management, minimally invasive treatments, surgery, and post-surgical care. 

Spine surgeons use the latest technologies in Beebe’s state-of-the-art operating rooms to perform minimally invasive procedures, traditional operations, and complex surgical procedures. Individualized treatment plans focused on best practices and excellence  in care are developed to help patients return to their normal, active lives.

Beebe specialists in spine surgery include Dr. Abimbola Afolabi, Dr. William Pfaff, and Dr. Ronald Sabbagh.

For more information, call the Beebe Orthopaedic Services Nurse Navigator TOLL-FREE at (844) 316-3332.


Non-Invasive And Minimally Invasive Treatments

  • Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy through Beebe Physical Rehabilitation Services
         >  Beebe Rehabilitation Services provides physical therapy and occupational therapy at its outpatient centers in Rehoboth Beach, Georgetown, and Millville
         >  Physical Therapy often is begun soon after surgery in the hospital as part of a post-surgical treatment plan
  • Beebe HealthyBack, a non-surgical program for those with back and neck pain
  • Injections provided by Beebe orthopaedic surgeons at their offices, at the Medical Center in Lewes, or by an anesthesiologist at the Beebe Outpatient Surgery Center in Rehoboth Beach
         >  Epidural steroid
         >  Facet
         >  Trigger point

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Surgery In State-of-the-Art Operating Rooms

Surgery is necessary in 10 to 15 percent of cases of back and neck pain. Surgical  procedures performed at Beebe include the following:

  • Minimally invasive spine surgery
  • Spinal cord stimulators
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Laminectomy
  • Lumbar decompression
  • Spinal fusion
  • Spinal decompression
  • Anterior cervical disc replacements
  • Complex reconstructive spine surgery

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Nationally Recognized Spine Center

Highmark BCBS Delaware has selected Beebe Healthcare as a Blue Distinction Center+ for Spine Surgery, as part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program. Blue Distinction Centers are nationally designated healthcare facilities shown to deliver improved patient safety and better health outcomes, based on objective measures that were developed by Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies with input from the medical community. Learn More.