Athletes Spine Center

The doctors of Watkins Spine have successfully treated athletes with spinal injury in the following categories:

  • 173 Professional Football Players
  • 112 Major League Baseball Players
  • 43 Professional Basketball Players
  • 60 Professional Hockey Players
  • 8 Stanley Cup Champions
  • 21 Super Bowl Champions
  • 30 Combined Super Bowl Wins
  • 4 Super Bowl MVPs
  • 30 World Series Champions
  • 2 World Series MVPs
  • 8 NBA Champions
  • 8 NBA All Stars
  • 39 NFL All Pros
  • 7 NHL All Stars
  • 26 Olympic Medalists
  • 12 Olympic Gold Medal Winners(15 total medals won)
  • 14 Silver Medal Winners (15 Total Silver Metals Won)

The formula for success involves: a close working relationship with physical therapists and athletic injury trainers all over the country; minimally invasive, highly effective surgery when needed; and most importantly, the priority is the health and well-being of the athlete. Many athletes are able to return to their sport with nonoperative rehabilitation. The same technique and approach to athletic spinal injury are used with every patient treated in the clinic.

Dwight Howard

What Sets Us Apart?

  • State of the Art Facility
  • World Renowned Surgeons
  • Over 30 Years of Experience
  • Utilizing the Latest Technology
  • Experts at Minimally Invasive Procedures
  • Founding Member of the North American Spine Society

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