Referring Your Patient

When you refer a patient to Virginia Mason for complex spine surgery, you can have peace of mind knowing that your patient will benefit from our:

  • High ethical standards
  • Outstanding evidence-based outcomes
  • Unique team approach to surgery, which results in fewer complications
  • Well documented high patient satisfaction rates

In a rapidly evolving field, our surgeons are some of the most skilled and experienced. They are involved in ongoing research to improve complex surgery protocols and procedures for patients
around the world.

Helping Patients Throughout the West

We routinely perform surgeries on patients across the West. From Hawaii to Texas, we coordinate all pre-operative imaging and education so patients won’t have to make more than a few trips to Seattle.

While in Seattle, out-of-area patients and their families often stay at the Inn at Virginia Mason, located on our downtown medical center campus. Other accommodations are available nearby.

Refer a Patient

To refer a patient to the complex spine surgery program at Virginia Mason, please send the following information to us by fax (206) 341-0443:

  • Demographic information about the patient
  • All related clinic notes
  • All related imaging reports
  • Patient insurance information

We respond to all patient referrals in a timely manner. If you have questions, feel free to contact us at (206) 223-7525.