Neck, Upper Back, Shoulder Pain?

Put it behind you!
Minimally Invasive Neck Surgery and Procedures

Let’s Talk About Minimally Invasive Neck Surgery and Procedures.

Our Spine Surgeon and Pain Specialists are happy to discuss the possibilities of the latest and most advanced neck pain relief options.

The Experienced and Honest, Spine Surgeon. Our team performs leading edge surgery and advanced techniques.

Our team are experts when you want answers and to understand what it takes to not let your pain keep you down. Live life again and do it NOW!

Don’t wait. Find out! Our Team of Spine Specialists is exactly what you have been looking for.

Tell us, what conditions or symptoms are you suffering from?

  1. Constant Neck and Arm Pain
  2. Shooting or Radiating Pain
  3. Headaches or Migraines
  4. Herniated Disc/Bulging Disc
  5. Degenerative Disc Disease
  6. Stenosis
  7. Spine Arthritis
  8. Cervical Radiculopathy-Neck and Arm Pain
  9. Facet Joint Syndrome

We understand and we can help you! Often times, we see that neck pain and has misdiagnosed and is more serious that a patient might think. .

We want to celebrate your feeling great with you!

We LOVE our Laser!
Find out if your are a Candidate!

Download a free brochure for Laser Spine Surgery

Our team at Modern Spine Medicine treats spine, back, neck, and joint pain effectively and quickly!

With a quick call and new patient visit, you’ll have an accurate and honest diagnosis of your spine. Imagine, being confident about your condition, options, and confident in Dr. Nasser and his team's expertise and a clear road map for recovery. This is what you have been searching for!

What are the leading edge Neck Surgeries and Procedures?

  1. Minimally Invasive Cervical Disc Replacement
  2. Minimally Invasive Cervical Fusion
  3. Minimally Invasive Nerve Ablation Procedure
  4. Minimally Invasive Stem Cell Therapy
  5. Minimally Invasive Spine Injections
Thank you for choosing us to help you begin your new life!

How Modern Spine Medicine Works

Since 1997, our multi-disciplinary team as been helping our community and changing lives.

Schedule a Phone Consultation with our Doctor


During your complimentary phone consultation with our Doctor, you will receive a personal one-on-one conversation about the symptoms you are currently experiencing and discover how we can be the perfect fit for you.

Receive an appointment date and time


This appointment is the next step in discovering the new treatments and procedures that we successfully offer every day. Our diverse team brings to you the latest techniques and an array of options for treatment.

Begin your new life of Health and Healing


our care is ‘backed’ by our entire team and we are now ready to take amazing care of you! From our Minimally Invasive Spine Surgeries (similar to Laser Spine Surgery), to Non-Surgical Procedures and Non-Steroidal Injections, to custom Muscle Work Treatment, we promise you won’t be disappointed.

You found something to smile about? What better time than now?

We are ready to help and glad you are ready too!

Start HERE and our Doctor will respond promptly

Are you a Candidate for Minimally Invasive Neck Surgery or Procedures?

You have had neck, upper back, and/or shoulder pain for at least 3 months

You have an MRI that shows findings of herniated disc, foraminal stenosis, central canal stenosis, or bone spurs.

You may have had neck and/or arm pain and experience numbness, tingling, and radiating pain from the neck, thru the upper back and down the arm and sometimes to the fingers.

You have had Interventional Spine Injections and experience little or no relief.You have tried conservative care like chiropractic, physical therapy, and massage therapy and are still in extreme amounts of pain

You have been told you need spine surgery by a physician.

You are an active person and the pain is holding you back from enjoying life or being able to work effectively.

You take pain medication and are looking for more answers and solutions to your pain.

You have had neck injections with temporary relief, some relief, or no relief.

Details on What You Should Expect During Your First Visit With Us

Detailed Physical Exam

Professional assessment physical condition by our Surgeons and Specialists

Customized Treatment and recommendations for pain relief and healing

On site medical specialty equipment makes treatments convenient and easy to schedule.

ONE-ON-ONE educational time with our Specialists to answer questions and together discuss your options

A personal account representative will be assigned to you for any insurance questions

Now that we have determined what is right for you, Arizona Pain Treatment Centers offers you our entire team to make the process and experience with us valuable and positive.

Recommendation for Diagnostic Testing to confirm pain generators and injuries

Meet Our Team

Our genuine compassion and care for our patients and experienced skill level makes us great.

Azmi N. Nasser, D.O.

Board-Certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Dr. Nasser is Board-Certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. He received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Western University, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific. He completed a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation residency at the Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois, where he was co-chief resident.

Brandon Shaw, D.O.

Clinical Director

Dr. Brandon Shaw is the latest edition to our medical team. He received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Midwestern University, Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed a post-graduate in Residency in Anesthesiology and Pain Management from University of Texas, Southwestern.

Dr. Arash Ghaffari, M. D.

Board-Certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Dr. Ghaffari is Board-Certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. He completed his Spine Medicine Fellowship in 2019 from USC Spine Center at Keck Medicine of USC. He has over 12 years of experience in teaching, service and research with many medical presentations and publications.

Carolyn Wagner von Hoff, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Carolyn Wagner von Hoff is a Physican Assistant. She has a Master’s of Physician Assistant Studies, and a Bachelor of Science in Health Science.

Catherine Lambert, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Catherine Lambert is a Physican Assistant. She has a Master’s Candidacy in Theology, a Bachelor of Physician Assistant Sciences in Medical Science, a Bachelor’s in Health Education and Corporate Wellness and she is also has a Certofaction of Cardiovascular Technology.

Dr. Anthony Gross, D.C

Chiropractic Physician

Dr. Anthony Gross is a Chiroptractic Physician. He joined the team at Minimally Invasive Spine and Arizona Pain Treatment Centers. He will use his talents to provide concierge care to patients that are considering spine surgery and offer a VIP experience from the first visit through the entire recovery process.


See what our amazing patients have to say!

  • My experience was awesome! I’ve been to many doctors and other pain centers with no help or answers; and in my visit, I am extremely confident that all my issues will be handled and that my pain will become controlled. The staff was all awesome and very friendly and knowledgeable.
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  • Thank you, all of you, for all the improvements to my physical health. I have made a 95% turn around.
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  • My expectations were exceeded. I want you to know that each member of the team I came in contact with was so professional, so nice and caring too. From beginning to end, my complements
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  • I love this office! All the staff is wonderful and caring. I can honestly say this is the best experience I have had in a medical office. Thank You AZPTC!
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  • Very much appreciate the nurse and physician’s phone calls following the procedure. Since going out of town, it was great of you to squeeze me in for an unscheduled follow up.
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What makes Dr. Nasser and his team the best in Arizona?

  1. Affordable treatments
  2. Most Insurances accepted
  3. Flexible, personalized, 0% interest payment plans
  4. Same day Appointments Available
  5. Complimentary phone consultations with our Doctor

Our Spine Specialists believe in building supportive, long-term relationships with their patients. We are committed to being your first class team for you and your family.

We want to celebrate your feeling great with you!

Modern Spine Medicine not only treat spine, back, and joint pain effectively.

Not only do we treat spine, back, and joint pain effectively, we work with your health insurance company to negotiate and properly treat bill so that we can save you money and out-of-pocket costs.

From Specialists who are:
  • Experienced in Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Offer Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Personable and Kind
  • High-integrity
Stand tall and smile with a minimally invasive spine surgery and treatment that is:
  • Effective
  • Cutting Edge
  • Covered by Most Health Insurance
  • Customize to each Patient

Thank you for choosing us to help you begin your new life!



Don't let pain get you down. Contact us today to see how we can help.

Pain presents itself in many different ways, at different times and in many cases is triggered by specific activities. Modern Spine Medicine will be happy to answer your questions in conjunction with a personal phone call follow up with one of our doctors.

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