Get Back to Life
Without Back Pain
The Summit Spine Institute helps patients other spine surgeons cannot.
The Summit Spine Institute has helped patients just like you who are tired of living with chronic back pain.
A high percentage of our patients don’t require surgery and are treated with nonsurgical therapies. Our commitment to treating you with surgery as the last option has proven to benefit our patients of all ages and from all walks of life.
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Approach
Our innovative fluoroscopic approach is the only truly minimally invasive spine surgery option available today, and nothing else comes close to its ability to reduce risks and damage associated with traditional surgery. Because of this, patients have less post-operative pain and trauma, and they recover faster while enjoying lasting relief from back pain.
Meet Our provider
Dr. Hamid R. Abbasi
Dr. Abbasi is one of the nation’s leading spine surgeons.
He specializes in minimally invasive spine surgeries and is one of the most experienced surgeons that perform the Trans-Kambin OLLIF (Oblique Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion) procedure and is the only surgeon currently performing the MIS-DTIF (Minimally Invasive Direct Thoracic Interbody Fusion).
Why The Summit Spine Institute?
Thorough Diagnosis and Options
We take our time to arrive at the right back pain diagnosis and walk you through the best treatment options for you.
Our groundbreaking minimally-invasive surgical method is the key to safer treatment and faster recovery.
Thousands of patients have benefited from The Summit Spine Institute and have got their life back.
Minimal Patient Downtime
96% of our patients are walking within 2 to 24 hours after the procedure.
Most of our patients return to work and normal activities in 2 to 4 weeks.
Your Journey is Our Inspiration
The Summit Spine Institute is truly inspired by our patients. Our patients come from various walks of life – and each have individual challenges and backgrounds. Their stories touch our lives every day, and we are glad they have shared their back treatment journey with us. In turn, we’re glad we can share their stories with you.
OLLIF Minimally Invasive Surgery
The OLLIF is an advanced minimally invasive spinal surgery procedure – a revolutionary advancement in minimally invasive spine surgery that our surgeons have perfected with years of research and practice.
The OLLIF procedure is a demonstrably safer and more reliable outpatient surgery that delivers immediate and permanent pain relief. In fact 96% of patients are walking without assistance within 24 hours after surgery and are back to performing normal daily activities in 2 to 4 weeks.
Conditions We Treat
Degenerative Disc Disease