Winter Weather Closings/Delays

Thursday, January 18: WakeMed Physician Practices, urgent cares, and most outpatient services - lab, imaging, rehab and Healthworks - are closed. 

Friday, January 19:  All urgent care locations will open at 8 am. WakeMed Physician Practices and most outpatient services - lab, imaging, rehab and Healthworks - will delay opening until 10 am. 

Learn more about our closings and delays and remember, our hospitals and emergency departments are always open.

Spine Surgery Decompressions & Fusion

When you cannot get relief from conservative therapies – ice, rest, medications and physical therapy – you may need to discuss a surgical solution to relieve your pain and discomfort. In recent years, most neck and spinal surgeries have become more advanced, with many being performed using minimally invasive methods.

Patients often have a shorter hospital stay, quicker recovery and fewer complications. Our expert team of orthopaedic surgeons specialize in these procedures and can help you determine the best way to treat your spinal or neck condition.

Spine Back Pain

Our less invasive procedures include: