Spine Classes & Support Groups

At the Ayer Neuroscience Institute, we offer several classes and support groups -- both virtual and in-person -- across the state. Hear firsthand from one of our expert surgeons about which procedure might best improve your quality of life.

During these free sessions, you’ll learn about the benefits, risks, preparation and recovery and whether you might be a candidate.

Register for upcoming classes and support groups.


Popular Events

  • Free
    Thursday, Feb 02, 2023, 7:00PM - 8:00PM

    Webinar: What is minimally invasive spine surgery

    In this FREE info session, join Neurosurgeon Gregory Kuzmik, MD to learn about minimally invasive spine surgery. Dr. Kuzmik will discuss [...]

    MidState Medical Center
  • Free
    Monday, Feb 13, 2023, 9:00AM - 10:00AM

    Spine Surgery Pre-Op Class

    These classes are designed to educate patients on what occurs before, during and after hospitalization. The nurse navigator provide [...]

    Backus Medical Office Building - Conference Room 130
  • Free
    Wednesday, Feb 15, 2023, 5:00PM - 6:00PM

    Webinar: Understanding and managing low back pain

    In this free, LIVE webinar session, join pain management specialist, Gaurav Kapur, MD, to learn more about low back pain - common causes of [...]

    Backus Hospital
  • Free
    Tuesday, Feb 21, 2023, 5:00PM - 6:00PM

    Webinar: Botulinum toxin injections for movement disorders

    In this free, LIVE webinar session, join fellowship trained movement disorders specialist, Elena Bortan, MD, to learn more about Botulinum [...]

    Backus Hospital
  • Free
    Tuesday, Feb 21, 2023, 6:00PM - 7:00PM

    On Site - Low back pain? Causes and treatment options

    In this FREE webinar, join Orthopaedic Surgeon, Dr. Gerard Girasole as he discusses common conditions that cause lower back pain, and [...]

    Trumbull Library (Community Room)
  • Free
    Wednesday, Feb 22, 2023, 5:00PM - 6:00PM

    Webinar: Understanding Back Pain with Sciatica

    In this free, LIVE webinar session, join neurosurgeon, Bernardo De Andrada, MD, to learn more about the signs and symptoms of back pain [...]

    Backus Hospital
  • Free
    Monday, Mar 13, 2023, 5:30PM - 6:30PM

    Webinar: Solving your low back pain

    In this FREE info session, join board certified neurosurgeon Vijay Yanamadala MD to discuss causes of low back, treatment options, and when [...]

    St Vincent's Medical Center - Webinar
  • Free
    Wednesday, Apr 19, 2023, 5:00PM - 6:00PM

    Webinar: Understanding Restless Leg Syndrome

    In this free, LIVE webinar session, join movement disorders specialist, Maria Moro-de-Casillas, to learn more about restless leg syndrome - [...]

    Backus Hospital

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