Brain & Spine Center
Five-Star Recipient for Cranial Neurosurgery for 5 Years in a Row (2012-2016)
Five-Star Recipient for Treatment of Stroke for 6 Years in a Row (2011-2016)
The Orthwein Brain and Spine Center at St. Luke's Hospital is the first of its kind in St. Louis and has an experienced team of physicians and specialists in neurosurgery, neurology, pain management and physical therapy. Services include diagnosis and surgical and non-surgical treatment options for neurological conditions and disorders of the spine and nervous system, including neck, back and headache pain.
The Brain & Spine Center also specializes in a wide range of pain management treatments to help each patient regain the highest possible level of function, increase quality of life and decrease pain.
In addition, the Center's physical therapists use state-of-the-art equipment to implement custom treatment programs for skeletal stability, pain relief and to improve daily function. Each therapist also specializes in manual techniques and spinal exercise regimens that can help improve a brain & spine patient's condition and quality of life.
Scott Purvines, MD, neurosurgeon, is proud to bring the nationally-recognized neurosurgical services of the Orthwein Brain and Spine Center at St. Luke's Hospital to patients in the St. Charles area. Learn more.
St. Luke's Hospital has attained advanced certification by The Joint Commission. This means that this Center:
To find a physician, neurosurgeon, or for more information on the Brain and Spine Center, please call 314-878-2888.
- provides the next generation of stroke care
- has met and seeks to maintain The Joint Commission's high standards in providing stroke care