10101 Park Rowe Avenue Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70810

Clinic: (225) 769-2200  / 

Spine Hospital: (225) 763-9900  / 

Rehab: (225) 906-3838

The region's premier destination for spine surgery... and more
Meet the Physicians
Meet the Physicians

The Spine Hospital of Louisiana at The NeuroMedical Center

The Spine Hospital of Louisiana at The NeuroMedical Center is an award-winning surgical hospital with 5 operating rooms, 20 pain treatment suites, and 23 inpatient beds. Our physicians specialize in the surgical and non-surgical treatment of the spine. We are the region’s experts in laser, minimally invasive and complex spine surgery as well as comprehensive pain management. Dedicated to remaining on the leading edge of technology, The Spine Hospital of Louisiana is proudly the first hospital to bring laser spine surgery to the Gulf Coast.

In addition to leading Louisiana in the number of spinal surgeries performed annually, The Spine Hospital of Louisiana offers our patients a nationally-accredited Sleep Center, an award-winning in-house Laboratory, and state-of-the-art imaging technology including the nation’s first ULTIMAX™-iFPD multipurpose X-ray system.

  • Rated a 5-Star Hospital by the Federal Government
  • 3,000 spine surgeries performed annually, more than any other hospital in Louisiana
  • Over 5,000 pain procedure cases performed annually
  • <1% Hospital Acquired Infection (HAI) rate for the nearly a decade, one of lowest in the country
  • 4:1 patient-to-nurse ratio, one of lowest/best in country
  • 2014/2016 Guardian of Excellence Award (Top 5% national ranking in Patient Satisfaction)- Press Ganey
  • 2015/2016 Hospital of the Year (2015 & 2016)- Louisiana Nurses Foundation
  • Laboratory recipient of COLA Laboratory Excellence Award every year since 2008
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""Thanks to Dr. Calegan and The NeuroMedical Center, life is good again! I have a renewed outlook on life and look forward to continuing doing what I love as both an artist and a writer!""
- ‘Life is Good Again’ after DBS -
"As I now get ready to graduate, I cannot thank Dr. Erwin enough, not only for her medical expertise, but also for her support and encouragement throughout my journey."
- Law School Graduate -
"The entire staff at The Neuromedical Center are friendly and professional. I am fortunate to have that facility nearby, and feel secure and safe in their care."
- NMC Believer -
"Every day, I feel like I'm waking up to a miracle. I thank my doctors in my prayers for performing this life-changing deep brain stimulation surgery!"
- Nina’s Everyday Miracle -
"After deep brain stimulation surgery, I feel wonderful! I spend less time worrying about having Parkinson’s disease and more time holding my beautiful grandbabies!"
- Feeling Wonderful Again -
"Laser spine surgery changed my life! I feel like a brand new woman!"
- A Brand New Woman! -
"Thanks to Dr. Samir Patel, I’ve conquered chronic back pain and crossing the finish line has never felt so good!"
- Beating Back Pain -
"Thanks to Dr. April Erwin and her team at The NeuroMedical Center, multiple sclerosis has never stood in the way of my passion: Teaching!"
- Thriving with MS -
"The NeuroMedical Center is saving my life right here at home. Thank you to Dr. Kelly Scrantz for bringing world-class care to Baton Rouge."
- World-Class Medical Care -
"I thank Dr. Scrantz and his staff for being there for me when I needed them."
- Peggy’s Back! -
"Through faith & determination, I have returned to coaching & athletics while feeling amazing throughout the process!"
- Just Another Hurdle! -
"We would recommend that anyone no matter their age that struggles such as Breea with ET that they get fitted for the Readi-Steadi Gloves."
- Making the Impossible, POSSIBLE -
"When an aneurysm ruptured behind my left eye, Dr. Greg Fautheree of The NeuroMedical Center saved my life. I thank God for him and his staff."
- Dr. Fautheree Saved My Life -
""Life is Grand! Months after surgery for my cervical spinal stenosis and disc degeneration performed by Dr. Oberlander, I am pain-free and back exploring the world!""
- Back to Life’s Adventures! -
""In July 2015, I had an anterior lumbar interbody fusion L-4,L-5, S-1 to decompress and stabilize my spine. In less than 3 weeks, I was walking a mile with no pain. It's now time for my husband and I to hop on our motorcycle for a hiking trip in the Smoky Mountains!""
- No Pain, Belinda’s Gain -
"A family friend recommended that I see Dr. Scrantz, a neurosurgeon at The NeuroMedical Center. Dr. Scrantz saw that I had a bulging disc, but was confident he could fix me up."
- Minimally Invasive Surgery -
"I feel one hundred percent better and am truly grateful to The NeuroMedical Center. Both Dr. Eberly and Dr. Oberlander are great guys and the Surgical Hospital was great too."
- A Story of Success -
"Dr. Jyoti Pham and my therapists were great. I trusted them and they were determined to get me walking again."
- A Story of Victory -
"Dr. Scrantz, made me feel so comfortable and he genuinely cared for me. He was confident he could help me and sure enough he did."
- A Story of Independence -
Latest News
The NeuroMedical Center Clinic’s Imaging Center Earns Sixth Straight ACR ‘Gold Seal of Accreditation’
The NeuroMedical Center Clinic’s Imaging Center Earns...
October 19, 2017
The NeuroMedical Center Clinic (NMCC) is pleased to announce it has been awarded another three-year term of accreditation in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) from...
The Spine Hospital of Louisiana first in Southeast Region to offer Medtronic Intellis™ Platform
The Spine Hospital of Louisiana first in Southeast Region...
October 13, 2017
The Spine Hospital of Louisiana is pleased to announce that it is the very first facility in the Southeast United States to offer the world’s smallest implantable...
Neuropsychologist, Dr. John F. Bolter, Retires from NMC after 29 Years
Neuropsychologist, Dr. John F. Bolter, Retires from NMC...
July 5, 2017
The NeuroMedical Center physicians, staff and the community would like to congratulate John F. Bolter, Ph.D., M.P. on his retirement, July 7, 2017. Dr. Bolter...
Registration Now Open for 6th Annual Parkinson’s Conference
Registration Now Open for 6th Annual Parkinson’s...
June 9, 2017
Louisiana’s largest Parkinson’s Disease Conference returns to the C.B. Pennington, Jr. Building in Baton Rouge on Saturday, July 22, 2017. The annual...
Neurological Conditions We Treat
Back Pain
Neck Pain
Bone Spurs
Bulging Disc
Collapsed Disc
Degenerative Disc Disease
Facet Disease
Herniated Disc
Pinched Nerve
SI Joint Pain
Spinal Stenosis
Carpal Tunnel