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Expert Spine Care

That Gets You Back to Active

No matter how active you are, an occasional ache or pain in your back is normal. But when you start feeling consistent neck or back pain, there may be a problem that can affect your quality of life. Don’t worry — we’re here to help.

At AdventHealth Zephyrhills, we want to get you back to your active, happy and healthy life as soon as possible. Our independent team of experienced neurological and spine specialists works tirelessly to get you back out there. We use advanced technology and state-of-the-art equipment to heal you. Discover the support you need to get moving pain-free and living your best life.

To learn more or to request an appointment, contact Rachel Force, our Spine Nurse Navigator, at 813-783-6190 or click the button below.

Expert Spine Teams

Working Together to Bring You Relief

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Meet Your

Spine Nurse Navigator

Rachel provides expert clinical guidance and a personalized level of one-on-one attention to help you optimize your care and to nurture your whole health. Her complimentary services include helping you find a physician, answering your questions, explaining information and scheduling appointments. To learn more or to request an appointment, contact Rachel Force, our Orthopedic Nurse Navigator, at 813-783-6190 or here.

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Rachel Blackburn, RN

Rachel Force, RN, MSN, ONC

With more than 8 years of clinical experience and 4 years in a Level 2 Trauma Unit, Rachel is a certified orthopedic nurse who is passionate about getting you back on your feet. She received her master’s degree in nursing and is specially trained to guide you through every step of your journey to whole health. 

Meet the Team

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From Treatment to Recovery

A Customized Playbook

It can be a difficult balancing act: you want to re-engage in your active life. But you also need to take the time to heal. We’re here to help you stay on a safe and steady course to recovery. Using your customized care plan as a guide, our team of experts will connect you to the medical professionals, community resources and local support services you need to help you get back to doing all the things you love.

Therapy First

Spine Care You Can Count On

Using spinal surgery as a last resort, we concentrate on treating you with nonsurgical therapies such as pain management, physical therapy and spinal regenerative techniques.