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Spine Care

Fassil Mesfin, M.D., PhD, a University of Missouri Health Care neurosurgeon, provides neurological and spine care at Lake Regional Orthopedics the first and third Tuesday of each month. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Mesfin, call his main office at 573.882.4908.


  • Brachial plexus injury
  • Brain and spine tumors
  • Congenital and developmental brain and spinal malformations
  • Lumbar stenosis
  • Lumbar radiculopathy
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck injuries
  • Neuralgias
  • Neuritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Slipped disk or herniated disk
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Spinal fracture
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Ulnar neuropathy

Procedures Dr. Mesfin offers at Lake Regional include muscle and nerve biopsies and steroid injections.