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Getting a second opinion before spine surgery

Have you been told you need to have spine surgery? Having surgery is a major decision. You may have questions and concerns about your recommended course of treatment. This is completely normal and it is why you may want to seek a second opinion when considering spine surgery. The Back & Neck Pain Center works closely with local spine surgeons and can assist you in finding a surgeon for a second opinion.

To get a referral for second opinion spine surgeon, contact the Back & Neck Pain Center at (631) 686-2533 option 3.

Why have surgery at Mather Hospital?

Mather Hospital is a recognized leader in outstanding patient care and clinical quality.  We are:

  • One of only 471 hospitals worldwide to be recognized as a Magnet® designated hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center for its quality patient care and nursing excellence and innovations.
  • Mather is one of only three Long Island hospitals and one of only 11 hospitals statewide to earn the top “A” grade for the Spring 2019 rating period for patient safety in the latest ratings from The Leapfrog Group, a national nonprofit organization driving a movement for giant leaps forward in the quality and safety of American health care.
  • Consistently ranks among the top Long Island hospitals for overall recommended care and patient satisfaction, according to the HCAHPS patient survey.
  • Mather was recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® for 2015. This demonstrates Mather’s commitment to assuring that evidence-based interventions are delivered in the right way at the right time. Mather was recognized as a Top Performer for heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, surgical care, stroke and immunization. The Joint Commission is an independent, not-for-profit organization that accredits and certifies nearly 21,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States.

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