Patient Stories

Pamela’s Anterior Cervical Discectomy Story

My name is Pamela and in April of 2021 I had an MRI of my neck because my neck did not feel good. The MRI had shown that there had been no change in the bulges and herniations more

Patient Stories

Cameron’s Scoliosis Story

Dear Dr. Girardi, and HSS staff, I don’t know how to put into full words, but thank you. Thank you for giving me the chance to feel more confident in myself and not see a problem with myself more

Patient Stories

Nicholas’ Scoliosis Story

I was born with Scheuermann’s disease which is a form of scoliosis that affects the curvature of my back laterally.  No one knew I had it, not my friends, family, nor the doctors.  However, I knew my body more


Madison’s Scoliosis Story

My name is Madison Woods. I had scoliosis surgery on August 7, 2020. The recovery time was 3 months and seemed to go by very fast. Thankfully, I feel great! In my free time, I like to go more

Practice News

Our very own Nurse Practitioner Cheryl Conwell has won this months DAISY Award.

We’re proud to announce that Cheryl Conwell, NP is the recipient of this months DAISY Award. The DAISY Award is a peer nominated award that is granted to a Nurse who shows exemplary patient care and compassion. The more

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Welcome to our new patient focused website!

Dr. Federico Girardi is one of the leading providers for orthopedic spine care in the world. Dr. Girardi’s mission is to provide comprehensive orthopedic spine care. Part of accomplishing that mission is ensuring a modern and convenient patient more