Dr. Hooman Melamed is a board certified orthopedic spine surgeon with a focus on minimally invasive spine surgery who specializes in stem cell therapy and the correction of failed back surgery.… read more →
“There are days where it hurts to get out of bed and I can barely walk.”Christian Novak was a healthy, 16 year-old girl pitching in her high school’s state championship… read more →
Dr. Hooman Melamed’s surgery on surfer Joey Hawkins has been featured on ABC 7. Hawkins, who suffered from back pain his entire adult life, undergoes minimally invasive spine surgery, free… read more →
Using innovative techniques, cutting-edge technology, and evidence-based medicine, minimally invasive spine surgery (MISS) may be a treatment option for your spinal disorder or chronic back and neck pain.
Dr. Bray was once told, “You’re a smart guy. Go invent what you need to build the field.” And so he did. One of the world’s most experienced neurological spine surgeons, Dr. Robert Bray, Founding Director and CEO of Diagnostic and Interventional Spinal Care (D.I.S.C.) in Marina del Rey, California, is a pioneer in the development of spinal microsurgery. Having performed over 9,000 such procedures, Dr. Bray reflects on a time when he was just learning to write his name…and yet knew that medicine was his calling.