10101 Park Rowe Avenue Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70810

Clinic: (225) 769-2200  / 

Spine Hospital: (225) 763-9900  / 

Rehab: (225) 906-2999

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 five operating rooms, twenty pain treatment suites, and twenty-three inpatient beds. Our physicians specialize in surgical and non-surgical treatments of the spine. What’s more, we are the region’s leading experts in roboticlaser, minimally invasive, and complex spine surgery, as well as comprehensive pain management. The Spine Hospital of Louisiana is dedicated to remaining on the leading edge of technology, and we are proud to have been the first hospital to introduce both robotic and laser spine surgery to the Gulf Coast.

The Spine Hospital of Louisiana not only leads Louisiana in the number of spinal surgeries performed each year, but we also offer patients a nationally-accredited Sleep Center. Our Sleep Center includes an award-winning in-house laboratory, state-of-the-art imaging technology, and 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
  • 2014/2016/2017/2018 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
""I wanted to express my thanks for the impeccable surgery experience and stay at The Spine Hospital of Louisiana at The NeuroMedical Center. The most important thing I felt was that everyone really loved their jobs and it showed in the care that they provided!""
- “Impeccable” Experience at The Spine Hospital -
""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
Spotlight on Dr. Jessica L. Brown at The NeuroMedical Center in Baton Rouge
Spotlight on Dr. Jessica L. Brown at The NeuroMedical...
January 18, 2019
Dr. Jessica L. Brown is a neurologist at The NeuroMedical Center in Baton Rouge, where she specializes in neurologically compromised patients. Her strong presence...
A Spotlight on Dr. April Erwin at The NeuroMedical Center
A Spotlight on Dr. April Erwin at The NeuroMedical Center
December 21, 2018
The NeuroMedical Center is happy to have Dr. April A Erwin on their team. While her specialization in multiple sclerosis makes her stand out, she has expert...
Doctor Spotlight: Dr. Eric K Oberlander at The NeuroMedical Center
Doctor Spotlight: Dr. Eric K Oberlander at The NeuroMedical...
November 20, 2018
Dr. Oberlander has made himself a leader in the spinal surgery space. He is board certified, but also has impressive fellowship training for both minimal and...
The Spine Hospital of Louisiana Top 5% Nationally in Patient Satisfaction for 3rd Consecutive Year
The Spine Hospital of Louisiana Top 5% Nationally in...
November 15, 2018
 The Spine Hospital of Louisiana at The NeuroMedical Center is pleased to announce it has been named a 2018 Guardian of Excellence Award® winner by Press...
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