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for Spinal Lesions

   
Spinal Lesions
Suggested Pre-Referral Evaluation and Management Guidelines Document neurological symptoms and signs, rate of progression, previous treatments including surgery and medical therapy.
Suggested Additional Test/Management Prior to Specialty Visit MRI of Spine
AP and Lateral Xray of spine in region of interest
Patient Education/Information (includes preps)  
Appointment Timeframe Patients with clearly progressive symptoms should be seen urgently. Please complete Consult Request form and fax to 734-615-3722.
How to Get Results to Consultant UMHS Patients: See CareWeb
External Patients: Patients should hand carry non-UMHS films or CD's to appointment.
Clinic Contact Information Physicians: 800-962-3555
Patients: 734-936-5062
Clinic Location Sites Taubman Health Center
UM Consulting Physician Pediatric Neurosurgery Program Faculty
Revised on: 09/25/2009
 
    The Pediatric Neurosurgery Service can be reached via M-LINE at 1-800-962-3555. Ask to be connected to our offices, to the pediatric neurosurgeon on-call, or to a specific surgeon (Dr. Muraszko, Dr. Garton, Dr. Maher). Office voicemail is checked frequently and calls are returned within one hour during normal business hours. Calls outside of business hours are referred to the neurosurgery resident on call.