About Frank X. Pedlow Jr. MD
Dr. Pedlow is dedicated to the evaluation and management of disorders of and injuries to the adult cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine. Located in downtown Boston. Dr. Pedlow offers comprehensive spine care in a private and personalized setting. We strive to deliver individualized, multi-disciplinary care to our patients, from the time of the initial evaluation and diagnosis to treatment and through recovery.
Dr. Pedlow specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic disorders of the spine. These include degenerative conditions such as cervical and lumbar disc herniations, cervical myelopathy, spinal stenosis and spondylolisthesis, as well as fractures, infections, and tumors. Treating both the more common conditions of the spine as well as the more complex conditions usually treated at tertiary care institutions.
About Dr. Frank Pedlow
By utilizing the abilities of one of the region’s experts in the surgical management of disorders of the adult spine, and the various clinical consultants and the vast resources of both Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Pedlow offers the full range of non-operative (conservative) and modern surgical management for most conditions of the adult spine. When possible, the most conservative, non-surgical approach is utilized. This may involve physical therapy and rehabilitation, diagnostic and therapeutic injections, pain management or other nonsurgical treatment methods. When surgery is needed, Dr. Pedlow utilizes established, safe and effective surgical treatment methods, often employing the latest techniques and advanced technologies to minimize the invasiveness of surgery.
Visiting Dr. Pedlow
Dr. Pedlow’s office is located at an easily accessible and convenient location. The downtown Boston/ Massachusetts General Hospital office is located at 30-32 Lancaster Street in the historic Bullfinch Triangle of Boston’s West End, near both North Station and the Boston Garden. It is near Massachusetts General Hospital and part of MGH’s extended campus. It is accessible from most major highways going into Boston, railways and the “T”.
We are affiliated with the Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School.
Our Patient Care Goal
With the goal of returning patients to their normal life and activates as soon as possible, Dr. Pedlow offers the most advanced integrated spine care available for back and neck problems. Two full time Nurse Practitioners facilitate prompt patient evaluations, enhance effective communication with both patients and referring physicians, and promote continuity of care from the initial evaluation to the completion of treatment. Our office staff is respectful, professional and knowledgeable. With an emphasis on personalized and “patient-centered” care, whatever a patients problem may be, we pride ourselves in giving patients the time and attention they need to understand their condition and their treatment options