A Stitch in Spine Saves Nine: Innovations in Spinal Surgery

This exhibition traces the history and development of spinal medicine through objects donated by Parviz Kambin, MD, the foremost pioneer in minimally invasive spinal surgery.

Learn about some of today's most common forms of spinal injury and disease, discover past medical treatments, and understand how technological leaps by doctors are opening up new frontiers of treatment options once only dreamed of.

Curated by Joel D. Rudewicz, MA

The Mütter Museum helps the public appreciate the mysteries and beauty of the human body while understanding the history of diagnosis and treatment of disease.

  • 19 S 22nd Street
  • Philadelphia, PA 19103
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  • 10am–5pm
  • We are closed on Thanksgiving, December 24, December 25 and January 1