New York hospital named center of excellence for spine surgery


Rome (N.Y.) Memorial Hospital has been named a Blue Distinction Center for Spine Surgery by Excellus BlueCross BlueShield, according to a Feb. 6 report from NBC affiliate WKTV. 

Blue Distinction Center awardees have demonstrated expertise in several spine procedures, including cervical and lumbar fusion, cervical laminectomy and lumbar laminectomy/discectomy procedures. 

They also have fewer patient complications when compared with other hospitals, according to the report. 

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