Edina Spinal Surgeon Stefano Sinicropi Offers Advice on Surgical and Non-Surgical Treatment for...
Does your neck hurt before you even get out of bed in the morning? Does your low back ache after a day of wearing sky-high heels? Dr. Stefano Sinicropi, board-certified orthopedic surgeon with a subspecialty in spinal surgery, has advice for you and the estimated 80 percent of Americans who will experience spinal pain at some point in their lives. Sinicropi practices at the Midwest Spine and Brain Institute in Edina, as well as other locations throughout the Twin Cities.
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