Success Stories

The University of Maryland Spine Program is recognized as a regional leader in providing state-of-the-art treatment of all spinal disorders. Meet some of our patients and read about their life-changing experiences. These are the sort of success stories that UM Spine Program physicians and staff make possible every day.

Wendy Nightingale: Scoliosis patient who thought she'd spend her life in a wheelchair now lives healthy, active lifestyle running marathons

Meryl Eddy: Cervical disc disease patient resumes active lifestyle after receiving newly approved artificial disc.

Amy Smith: Kyphosis patient is 'eternally grateful' to Dr. Daniel Gelb after successful spinal surgery.

Kimberly Salmeri: UM Spine Program Patient Kimberly Salmeri vastly improved after scoliosis fusion surgery.

Aronld Honkofsky: Spinal stenosis patient credits UMMC's team approach with getting him on the road to recovery.

If you are a patient of a referring physician and would like to schedule an appointment with one of our doctors, please call 410-448-6400.