Confidence Built On Success

Head-surgeon Dr. Kai-Uwe Lewandrowski is a well-published and internationally recognized spine surgeon, who has contributed to the field of spinal surgery by pioneering some of the most up-to-date surgical techniques in his practice.  Dr. Lewandrowski and his team are incessantly aiming at improving the distinguished operative and diagnostic standards, perfecting the individual attendance for the patient and providing a modern, exclusively furnished surrounding.


In The Lead Through Specialization

In a world growing more complex each day, increasing sub-specialization is common place in medicine.  General proficiency is especially illegitimate when the subject is as complex as operative treatment of the spine.  Dr. Kai-Uwe Lewandrowski has specialized in the treatment and research of spinal diseases since 1989. Due to this specialization, the Center for Advanced Spinal Surgery of Southern Arizona is now in the lead when it comes to the development of new surgical techniques of the spine.  In his international travels, Dr. Lewandrowski continues to innovate and learn about new technologies.  Surgeons from all over the world visit Dr. Lewandrowski to experience the character of the Center and observe operative techniques closely.


New Horizons

Dr. Lewandrowski is part of a large, international network of spine-surgeons and an active member of many renowned medical societies – like the North American Spine Society (NASS), the Orthopaedic Research Society, the International Spine Intervention Society (ISIS), the German and Israeli Spine Society, the Society of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery –to name a few. The lively exchange between Dr. Lewandrowski and his colleagues and his frequent attendance at medical conventions yield a productive interchange of innovative ideas.


In Terms Of The Patient

Innovation – in the operative realm, as well as regarding the service for the patient – is highly emphasized at the Center for Advanced Spinal Surgery of Southern Arizona.  The entire team contributes- in their field of expertise – in providing patients with important information, via phone, fax, online and in person. In-depth information is important to all patients, especially those who have travelled far to visit our facility. We invite patients (on this site) to see the team and the facilities and to get all necessary information about examinations and procedures.


Enjoy Yourself

Numerous patients report of unpleasant experiences at hospitals and clinics. Continuous stress and impersonal treatment of patients are common and cannot be avoided in most facilities due to their large size and structure. At the Center for Advanced Spinal Surgery of Southern Arizona we emphasize individual care and a pleasant atmosphere: we know that good spirits cater for a speedy recovery.