Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron, the region’s most preferred orthopedic practice, is home to the most experienced spine team in the region. This team of recognized experts — Dr. Matthew Sciotti, Dr. E. Neil Pasia and Dr. Scott Kowalski — provides residents of Port Huron and the surrounding area with access to specialized back, neck and spine care at the practice’s Spine Center, located at 940 River Centre Drive. Patients seeking spine care are encouraged to call the practice at (810) 985-4900.
Having dedicated their practices to the specialized field of spine care, Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron’s spine team has undergone extensive training specifically in the back, neck and spine to provide patients with the highest possible level of orthopedic spine care. In addition to nonsurgical spine care, the team’s expertise includes:
- Minimally invasive microdiscectomy.
- Minimally invasive surgery for the cervical and lumbar spine.
- Computer navigation minimally invasive spine procedures.
- Minimally invasive lumbar decompression.
“We understand that back and neck pain can severely impact a patient’s life,” says Dr. Pasia. “That’s why our team works together to provide each patient with the specialized spine care they need to get back to a life renewed.”
Dr. Sciotti is a board-certified physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist who offers nonsurgical spine care. After receiving his medical degree from the Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, Dr. Sciotti completed a transitional medicine internship at DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital and a physical medicine and rehabilitation residency at the Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan, also in Detroit.
Dr. Pasia is a board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic spine surgeon who specializes in performing minimally invasive spine procedures. He received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine at Midwestern University. Dr. Pasia then completed an internship and orthopedic surgery residency at Midwestern University – St. James Hospital, also in Chicago. Dr. Pasia received advanced fellowship training in orthopedic spine surgery at the University of Louisville, School of Medicine in Kentucky.
Dr. Kowalski is a board-certified and fellowship-trained physical medicine and rehabilitation specialist offering epidural steroid injections, nerve blocks and spinal cord stimulation. He received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in East Lansing and completed an internship at the Genesys Regional Medical Center in Grand Blanc. Dr. Kowalski underwent residency training in physical medicine and rehabilitation and accredited fellowship training in interventional pain management at the Detroit Medical Center.
For more information regarding Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron’s spine team or to schedule an appointment with one of its members, please call (810) 985-4900.