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National Organizations

  1. The National Spine Network: a nonprofit, integrated spine registry and clinical trial network.
  2. North American Spine Society: a professional society dedicated to education and research of spine conditions.
  3. Cervical Spine Research Society: a multidisciplinary organization that provides a forum for the exchange of ideas and promotes clinical and basic science.
  4. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons: founded in 1933, the AAOS is the preeminent provider of musculoskeletal education to orthopaedic surgeons and the world.
  5. Scoliosis Research Society: a professional organization made up of physicians and allied health care personnel.  Their primary focus is on providing continuing medical education for health care professionals and on funding/supporting research in spinal deformities.
  6. National Scoliosis Foundation: a patient led nonprofit organization dedicated since 1976 to helping children, parents, adults and health care providers to understand the complexities of spinal deformities such as scoliosis.

Educational Resources

  • Spine Health: provides information on various pain topics and recommendations for pain relief.