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Joshua S.
Rovner, M.D.

Dr. Joshua S. Rovner, M.D. is a certified spine and orthopaedic surgeon specializing in minimally-invasive surgical techniques. Known for his patient-centered, progressive approach to resolving chronic back pain and spinal conditions, he is an unmatched spine specialist NJ patients frequently avail themselves of.


The philosophy

Dr. Rovner’s philosophy guiding Progressive Spine & Orthopaedics is simple: every patient is treated as an individual, with compassion and respect. He may have resolved countless spinal stenosis, scoliosis and arthritis cases before yours, but he will still assess your condition with fresh eyes and sans assumptions. In this way, he ensures that every client receives the highest level of personalized care, along with the custom treatment guidance they need to successfully resolve their condition.

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The surgeries

Dr. Rovner is a top spine specialist NJ has to offer. As such, he is known for his ability to successfully perform a number of important procedures that can offer relief to patients suffering from chronic back pain and serious spinal conditions. In particular, he is sought after for his expertise and technical skill in performing the following surgeries:

Lumbar Spinal Fusion

As a top New Jersey spine specialist, Dr. Rovner performs lumbar spinal fusion to resolve lower back pain due to degenerative disc disease, spinal stenosis or a fracture. During the procedure, he fuses together the affected vertebrae to prevent motion and offer relief from symptoms such as pain, numbness, tingling and a limited range of motion.

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Robotic Spine Surgery

Robotic spine surgery is a groundbreaking innovation that allows a select group of spine specialists, including Dr. Rovner, to offer a safer, less invasive and more precise alternative to open back surgery. Commonly used during spinal fusion, vertebroplasty and adult reconstructive surgeries, these procedures are guided by the Mazor Robotics System to increase accuracy and minimize risks.

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Minimally Invasive
Spine Surgery

Dr. Rovner is a spine specialist known for his minimally invasive approaches. When performing these procedures, his objective is always to stabilize the spine and relieve pressure in the least invasive way possible. He offers these surgeries to treat a number of painful conditions, including instability, spinal tumors, and herniated discs, among others. If patients qualify for one of these procedures, they enjoy a wide range of benefits, including smaller incisions, minimal scarring, a faster recovery period and a shorter hospital stay.

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Minimally Invasive
Lumbar Discectomy

Dr. Rovner’s minimally invasive lumbar discectomy is admired by patients and fellow spine specialists alike. It is performed to treat a herniated disc located in the lower back, by removing a portion of or the entire disc. Dr. Rovner’s minimally invasive approach involves a very small incision in the lower back, which reduces the risk of complications and ensures a rapid recovery period.

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Revision Spine Surgery

Unfortunately, some patients do not experience symptom relief after undergoing an initial back surgery. This could be due to a misdiagnosis, inexperienced surgeon or surgical errors. In all of these cases, a secondary procedure may be necessary. With his years of experience and impressive expertise, few NJ spine specialists are more qualified than Dr. Rovner to handle delicate revision surgeries and ensure that patients achieve the lasting pain relief they need.

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If you’re suffering from chronic back pain, top spine surgeon New Jersey has to offer, Dr. Joshua Rovner, can help. Schedule your initial consultation today, and he will provide you with expert, trusted guidance regarding how you can obtain the long-term symptom relief you need to restore your health and quality of life.