Helping you through the process
Call our spine care coordinators at 703-391-3667 to make an appointment or for more information.
Expertise and privacy you can trust
Known as Inova Health System's flagship medical center, Inova Fairfax Hospital is a nationally recognized regional hospital serving the Washington, D.C., metro area. The first in the region to receive the prestigious Magnet designation for nursing excellence, the facility is consistently recognized for excellence and innovation.
The Inova Spine Institute at Fairfax Hospital hosts a dedicated Spine Unit that offers full-time care for spine surgery patients. Staffed by a carefully selected team of medical professionals, the facility boasts 14 all-private rooms and an onsite rehab center. Patients at the facility gain access to a myriad of spine care professionals, including: expert spine surgeons, patient care directors, case managers, registered nurses, care team clinical technicians, ortho technicians, and registered nurse navigators. The Spine Unit was developed with the patient in mind and ensures the highest levels of service, quality and safety by aligning our performance with national medical care benchmarks.
Get prepared for surgery and beyond with our pre-op class
Our pre-op class, Back In Action, is a free informational course that prepares patients for life before and after surgery. The one-and-a-half hour class is taught by a team of spine care experts, including an orthopedic nurse, physical therapist, occupational therapist and discharge planner. Bring along the person who will care for you after surgery and learn from these experienced professionals:
- How to prepare for your surgery
- What to expect during your hospital stay
- An overview of your exercise program
- Ways to achieve a successful recovery
- How to prepare for discharge
Register online or call 1-855-MY-INOVA (1-855-694-6682).
Can’t attend the pre-op class in person? View it online.