Comprehensive and Multidisciplinary Care

Our highly specialized and experienced network of pain doctors, radiologists, therapists, and oncologists work with our spine care experts to offer treatment options for all conditions involving the spine, including degenerative spine disease, pinched nerves, pain, disc displacement, spinal infection, spinal tumor and vascular lesions.


Leading-Edge Minimally Invasive Approaches

We offer highly advanced minimally invasive procedures through a variety of techniques including computer guidance, kyphoplasty, and cervical disc arthroplasty. Our approach limits tissue disruption and speeds recovery by reducing pain and maintaining motion of the spine when possible.

Conditions We Treat

Spinal disorders may be caused by spine trauma, genetic components or disease including cancer.

Spine Treatment for Tumors

Treatment for Spine Pain

  • Minimally invasive spinal decompression
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Keyhole approaches to the spine
  • Motion-preserving cervical arthroplasty (disc replacement)
  • Minimally invasive spinal fusion

Spine Treatment for Other Trauma

  • Minimally invasive spinal fusion computer-assisted spinal fusion
  • Vertebroplasty

Get a Second Opinion

If you live in the United States outside Greater Los Angeles or are living abroad, our physicians can promptly review your imaging studies and other tests, and provide a recommendation on treatment options.


Spine Health Neurosurgery Team

Pacific Neuroscience Institute South Bay neurosurgeons lead this expert team. Director of Neuro-spine Surgery, Jean-Philippe Langevin, MD, Director of Neurosurgery, Walavan Sivakumar, MD, and Spine Neurosurgeon, Jian Guan, MD, treat patients to help relieve and cure back conditions due to spine involvement. As spine issues are complex and delicate, our expert neurosurgeons work alongside specialists in orthopedic and general surgery, as well as interventional pain and radiology, psychiatry and physical medicine and rehabilitation.

For more information about spine treatment at the Spine Institute at Little Company of Mary, please contact PNI-South Bay clinics in Torrance at 424-212-5361.

For the comprehensive care for all neck and back problems with collaboration from neurosurgery, neurology, orthopedic surgery, interventional radiology, pain management/anesthesiology, physical medicine and rehabilitation, neuropsychology and bariatric wellness. The Spine Institute at Providence Little Company of Mary.