Norton Leatherman Spine Clinical Trials

Norton Leatherman Spine physicians have a history of innovation and research. Our physicians have made a significant impact through their research on spine surgery safety, spinal deformities and patient-reported outcomes. As principal investigators on numerous trials, our specialist physicians also offer access to ground-breaking treatments.

Learn more about participating in a clinical trial at Norton Healthcare.

Active spine treatment trials at Norton Leatherman Spine include:

Degenerative Disc Disease

An Assessment of P-15L Bone Graft in Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion with Instrumentation

Graft Procedure

Bone Graft Donor Site Pain after Cervical Spine Surgery

Lumbar Degenerative Spondylolisthesis

A Concurrently Controlled Study of the LimiFlex™ Paraspinous Tension Band in the Treatment of Lumbar Degenerative Spondylolisthesis with Spinal Stenosis


Vertical Expandable Prosthetic Titanium Rib (VEPTR)


Scoliosis-Specific Exercises for At-Risk Mild AIS Curves: A Multi-Site Preliminary Randomized Trial


Rasch Analysis of the Scoliosis Research Society?22R Instrument in Adults


A Multicenter Prospective Study of Quality of Life in Adult Scoliosis (Long-term Follow-Up)


Quantitative Romberg Test in Normal Healthy Volunteers and Patients with Spinal Deformity

Spinal Cord

Cost?effectiveness of Intraoperative Electromyography to Determine Adequate Screw Position

Spinal Cord

Balance Variations in DIERS Pedoscan measurements

Spinal Deformity

Prospective, Multi?Center Adult Spinal Deformity Outcomes Database Registry

Spine Surgery

Complications after Anterior Approaches for Spine Surgery

Spine Surgery

Improving Efficiency of Robotic?Assisted Spine Surgery

Spine Surgery

Spinal Laminectomy versus Instrumented Pedicle Screw II Study (SLIP II)


Paraspinal muscle atrophy and outcomes after lumbar spine surgery for grade 1 spondylolisthesis

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