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E. Patrick Curry, M.D.



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Dr. Curry is a Board Certified orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in the spine such as cervical, thoracic, and lumbar disorders. He treats disk herniations, spinal stenosis, spinal cord compression, and spinal deformity.

Dr. Curry performs procedures ranging from microdiscectomy to complex revision surgery. He especially enjoys helping patients regain quality of life lost to disability and pain caused by spinal pathology.

Born in Pennsylvania, he received a B.A. in Philosophy and later attended Georgetown University School of Medicine. Dr. Curry completed his internship and residency at Thomas Jefferson University. He has gained expertise in a full range of advanced spine surgery techniques, including minimally invasive surgery, complex adult deformity, oncologic reconstruction, and high energy trauma. Dr. Curry joined the team of surgeons at Western Orthopaedics in Denver and is a colleague of Dr. Hatzidakis and Dr. Sears, who currently conduct outpatient clinics at Gove County Medical Center.

Dr. Curry's philosophy of back surgery is this: "Spinal disorders are complex and the approach to treatment should be tailored to each patient. Many problems can be managed without surgery but when nonoperative treatment fails, surgery can help relieve pain and improve function. The decision to proceed with the surgery is an important one and must be made with an understanding of the risks, benefits, and alternatives to surgical intervention. As your surgeon, I will carefully explain your diagnosis, imaging results and treatment options so that you can make the decision that is best for you."

Dr. Curry loves meeting new patients at Gove County Medical Center. We are grateful for his expertise in patients with spinal orthopedic disorders.

Please contact your provider for a referral or for more information.