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Back & Neck

Not every orthopedic practice treats back pain, neck pain, and spine disorders, but at Watauga Orthopaedics, we have an entire team of specialists who are focused on providing the very best spine care in northeast Tennessee and southwest Virginia.

Our Watauga SpineCare program offers:

  • Orthopedic spinal surgery specialists
  • Physical medicine & rehabilitation specialists
  • Physical therapists
  • Diagnostic imaging including MRI and X-ray
  • Electrodiagnostic testing including EMG and NCV

Drs. Richard Duncan and Scott MacDonald are board certified and fellowship trained in spine surgery, while Dr. Mark McQuain is board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation and electrodiagnostic medicine. Together they specialize in innovative treatments for complex spine disorders.

Below you can watch educational videos on some of the surgical procedures Dr. Duncan performs and pain management procedures used by Dr. McQuain.

For more detailed information, see Dr. Duncan's SPINECARE booklet.

At Watauga SpineCare, our goal is to help you become pain free so that you can enjoy life again. If you suffer from back pain or neck pain and live in the Tri-Cities area of northeastern Tennessee, visit our online system or call us at (423) 282-9011.