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Patient Resources

James Leipzig, MD, FACS and his experienced medical staff are committed to providing the highest quality spinal care and spine surgery in order to deliver the best outcomes for patients. Please refer to the following videos, forms and instructions to optimize your experience at Virginia Spine Care. Contact us if you have any questions.

Educational Videos

A library of animated videos about various conditions, spine surgery and non-surgical procedures.

Patient Forms

Download patient forms, insurance forms, surgery information and instructions for your procedure.

Surgery Information

Prepare for your surgery with information about epidurals, myelography, surgery, medications and more.

Post-Operative Instructions

After your procedure, following these instruction can benefit the quality and speed of your recovery.


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    Symptoms of Lumbar Disc Herniation

    Dr. Leipzig is a board-certified Virginia spine surgeon with over two decades of experience. He specializes in procedures including robotic spine surgery, microsurgical lumbar surgery, disc arthroplasty, minimally invasive spine surgery, and more. To learn more or schedule an appointment, please contact our office. The discs in the spine support our upper body through all the actions of daily life, …

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    In the News: Diagnosing and Treating Back Pain

    Virginia spine surgeon, Dr. Leipzig, was recently interviewed by local news station, WZBJ24, on the topic of diagnosing back pain and the ways to treat it. In the interview, which you can watch in full below, Dr. Leipzig states that 70% of people will have a severe episode of back pain in their lifetime. Perhaps …

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    In the News: Robotic Spine Surgery

    The Mazor X Robotic Guidance Platform launched almost a month ago, and Dr. Leipzig was recently interviewed about this sophisticated, new advancement in minimally invasive spine surgery. Virginia Spine Care is one of only five locations in the state to offer this robotic system. “I think it’s a quantum leap in our capabilities. The increase in precision …

"I enjoy interacting with patients and helping them understand their condition and treatment options. Spine problems and spinal surgery can be stressful. It’s an honor to be able to treat patients and guide them toward recovery."
James Leipzig, M.D., F.A.C.S.