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Featured in Newsweek
Rockford Spine Center Surgeons Featured in Newsweek among the Nation's Leading Spine Specialists. Dr. Michael Roh, Dr. Christopher Sliva and Dr. Fred Sweet are identified for their nationally recognized and highly accredited organization.
World Class Spinal Care
World Class Spinal Care
You don't have to leave the Midwest to find world class spinal care. Rockford Spine Center is the only facility in Northwestern Illinois dedicated exclusively to diagnosing and treating spine issues. Three fellowship trained spine surgeons have teamed up to bring advanced diagnostic capabilities and cutting edge treatments to the region.
Patient Philosophy
Patient Philosophy
RockfordPatients are offered a variety of treatments from low-risk conservative options to state of the art surgical treatment. At Rockford Spine Center, you choose your course of treatment, not the doctor
Specializing in surgical and non-surgical spinal disorders
Specializing in surgical and non-surgical spinal disorders
Our goal is to get patients back to their active lifestyle as quickly as possible. Our team of experts uses a multidisciplinary approach to treat the most complex spinal cases. We have an advanced understanding of the spine and specialize in both surgical and non-surgical spinal disorders.
Comprehensive Care
Comprehensive Care
Our state-of-the-art facility offers a comprehensive care setting where patients can obtain comprehensive testing, MRI, pain management, physical therapy and a thorough consult- all under one roof and often times during a single visit.
Fellowship Trained Spine
Fellowship Trained
Spine Surgeons
Less than 5% of surgeons are fellowship
trained. At Rockford Spine Center, you
will find all of our surgeons are
fellowship trained in spine surgery.
Look no further than the experts at
Rockford Spine Center.
Patient Stories Patient Education
Rockford Health System Recognizes RSC for Role in Awards
Rockford Memorial Hospital thanked Dr. Fred Sweet and the team at Rockford Spine Center for its partnership in offering award-winning spine surgeries at the hospital. RMH has been recognized by Healthgrades as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery. Healthgrades evaluated nearly 4,500 hospitals nationwide. RMH also received the Healthgrades Spine Surgery Excellence Award for the third year in a row. That award is given to hospitals that rank among the top 10 percent in the nation for spine surgery. For nine years in a row, RMH has received a five-star rating for spinal fusion surgery.

Rockford Spine Center performs many of its surgeries each year at RMH and is proud of its partnership with the hospital and its surgical teams.
Dr. Fred Sweet (far right) is pictured with Rockford Health System CEO Gary Kaatz (on the left) and Donna McDaniel who oversees the operating room department at RMH.
RSC Physical Therapist Shares Tips on WQRF-TV

Rockford Spine Center Physical Therapist Phil Oliveri discusses the role of physical therapy on WQRF-TV during Physical Therapy Awareness Month. Oliveri also demonstrates some simple exercises people can do every day to increase flexibility and mobility.

Click here to watch the video.


RSC to Host Free Community Spine Care Seminar

Neck or back pain, sciatica, or pinched nerves can take over your life. Often times resulting in a feeling of hopelessness. Want to learn more about what treatments work without the hassle of making a doctor’s appointment? Dr. Fred Sweet is hosting a free community spine care seminar at Rockford Spine Center. This event is free and all are welcome. Dr. Sweet will discuss common spinal problems, treatment options and answer your questions. Refreshments will be served.

Thursday, November 6
5:30 to 7 p.m.

Rockford Spine Center
2902 McFarland Road
Rockford, IL 61107

Please RSVP to Hollie at 815-316-6873.

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