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If appointment request is for an injury/condition resulting from a Work Injury, do not use this form. Please follow instructions below:
  • For work injuries, call the Duke WC office at 919-684-2848
  • Once the visits are authorized at this number they will schedule the appointment in our clinic.
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Our appointment coordinator will contact you within 24 hours to schedule your appointment.

Please bring the following to your appointment:
  • All relevant x-rays, CTs, MRIs
  • List of all current medications
  • Insurance card
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The Physicians

Trust Your Back Surgery to Raleigh-Durham’s Leading Spine Center

When all other options have proven ineffective in treating your chronic back pain, it may be time to consider spinal surgery at Raleigh-Durham’s leading spine center—NC Orthopaedic Clinic.

Our team of back surgery specialists, led by nationally-recognized spinal surgeon Dr. Joe T. Minchew, is ready to help you determine the best course of action following a spinal cord injury or other type of severe back pain. We take a cooperative, hands-on approach in establishing an open dialogue to discuss all your back surgery treatment options. We believe that the best spinal surgery patients are those who know all the choices available to them and are helped to make an informed decision specific to their needs.

Dr. Minchew and his team have years of experience in the following neck and back surgery treatment options:

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Corpectomy and Reconstruction
  • Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Laminectomy
  • Coccygectomy
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Microdecompression
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Foraminotomy
  • Posterior Lumbar Fusion
  • Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Thoracic Fusion

Contact Us to See if Spinal Surgery is the Best Option for You

Physicians at the North Carolina Orthopaedic Clinic are available to help you live your life without back pain. Give us a call at 919.471.9622 or submit the appointment form on this page to schedule your personal consultation with our team in the Raleigh-Durham area.

As part of Duke Medicine, our community-oriented specialists, personal touch and state-of-the-art facilities allow us to deliver the treatment you need—with the care you deserve.

North Carolina Orthopaedic Clinic is proud to serve Raleigh, Durham, Cary, Chapel Hill, Apex, Morrisville, Clayton, Wake Forest, Holly Springs, Fuquay-Varina, Garner, Greensboro, Hillsborough, Mebane and surrounding areas.