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Robert R. Cawley, D.O.

Dover, NH 03802

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Board Certification

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Spine Center

Musculoskeletal Health

Comprehensive Spine Care

One call. That’s all it takes to connect with our experts at the only comprehensive Spine Center on the Seacoast.

You have pain and you want answers. With our one-call connection, you access our extensive network of well-regarded specialists at Northern New England Spine Center.

Our multi-disciplinary team leads the way with highly-skilled, trusted physicians from Seacoast Orthopedics & Sports Medicine in spine surgery, Seacoast Physiatry in physical medicine, the Seacoast Pain Institute of New England in interventional pain treatments and our own physical therapy group. Work with our experienced nurses, case managers, spine-trained physical therapists, a behavioral health psychologist, a nutritionist and a specialist in smoking cessation.

Connect with the Seacoast’s experts for treatment of your acute and chronic neck, mid-back and lower back pain due to disc degeneration and disc herniation, spinal stenosis, spinal fractures, arthritis, cancer, whiplash, scoliosis or chronic muscular spasms.

We create a treatment plan specifically for you. Monitored by our Spine Center Coordinator, we set up a path for you after your initial review, referring you directly to one or more of our specialists.

We have it all

Treating back pain is all about options.

Access state-of-the art diagnostic and interventional pain treatments, most offering sedation, at one of the region’s most experienced and largest pain groups.

Coordinate care with the largest outpatient physiatry group in New Hampshire, who works closely with our orthopedic, behavioral health, pain management and physical therapy groups to provide an all-encompassing approach to treating and preventing a wide variety of spine related problems.

When surgery is needed, rely on Seacoast Orthopedics & Sports Medicine’s spine surgeon Dr. Peter J. Dirksmeier, a well-recognized leader in the Seacoast in spine surgery. He specializes in disorders affecting cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine problems, as well as treating patients who have undergone failed previous operative and non-operative treatments for chronic spine problems.

To assure you’re always getting exceptional care, our Spine Center providers will consistently meet to fine-tune your treatment plan and maximize your progress.

Empower yourself to improve your quality of life. It’s only a phone call away.

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Conditions & Treatments

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Contact Us

For more information, please contact Kathleen Blinn, PTA, NNE, Spine Center Coordinator at Wentworth-Douglass Hospital, at 603-740-2526.


 

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Barry Gendron, D.O.

Seacoast Area Physiatry (Portsmouth)

Portsmouth, NH 03801

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Anesthesiology

Nathan Jorgensen, M.D.

North American Partners in Anesthesia d/b/a Atlantic Anesthesia

Dover, NH 03820

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Orthopedic Surgery

Peter Dirksmeier, M.D.

Seacoast Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

Somersworth, NH 03878

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