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Dr. Robert J. Blok, Orthopedic Spine Surgeon in New Albany, IN

Dr. Blok Orthopedic Spine Surgeon

Dr. Robert J. Blok is dedicated to cutting-edge minimally invasive spine surgery. His treatment philosophy revolves around patient education and compassionate care.

Norman Silva

Physician Assistant

Norman Silva, PA has been working in orthopedics, specializing in the surgical and non-surgical treatment of spinal disorders...

Norman Silva,Physician Assistant in New Albany, IN

Areas of Expertise

Advanced Technologies in Spine Surgery

Dr. Blok uses modern technology to perform minimally invasive spine surgery associated with less pain and quick recovery

Minimally invasive spine surgery (MISS) is the latest technology
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Minimally invasive spine surgery (MISS) is the latest technology available to perform spinal surgeries. These procedures are performed through small, less than one-inch-long incisions with the help of special surgical instruments and advanced imaging techniques.

Herniated Disc

A herniated disc is a condition in which the outer fibrous layer of the spinal disc is damaged, causing the inner nucleus to protrude outward and compress the adjacent nerve root. A herniated disc is also known as a slipped disc or a ruptured disc and can cause mild to severe pain.

Herniated Disc in which the outer fibrous layer of the spinal disc is damaged
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Patient Testimonials

  • How can I thank you? Not just for your professional skills but for the thought and concern you displayed while treating me.

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Patient Education Videos & Resources

Keeping our patients well-informed about their condition and treatment procedures in order to improve their healthcare experience

  •  The American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics (AOAO) Logo
  • American Osteopathic Association Logo
  • North American Spine Society Logo
  •  SMISS-Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery Logo