Mark A. Beckner, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with Orlando Health Jewett Orthopedic Institute. He specializes in surgery of the spine and minimally invasive surgical techniques, and he treats numerous disorders of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine.
In addition to caring for patients, Dr. Beckner has a great interest in teaching other physicians and sharing his knowledge and skills to help improve patient care. He serves as an assistant professor to the Florida State University, School of Medicine and University of Central Florida, School of Medicine.
Expert Spine Care
When a patient’s condition is not responding to non-surgical treatments such as physical therapy, medication management and spinal injections, Dr. Beckner and Jewett’s expert spine care team are equipped with the knowledge and techniques for surgical intervention.
Are You a Candidate for Spine Surgery?
If it becomes clear nonsurgical treatments for back pain are insufficient, you may be a candidate for spine surgery. Dr. Beckner advises patients on their options and helps them decide next steps. Reasons for surgery vary, but Dr. Beckner’s goal is to help you return to health and the best quality of life possible.
Spine Specialty Physicians
Jewett’s team of spine specialty physicians provides the latest in treatment options, ranging from pain management to some of the most advanced minimally invasive spine procedures and arthroscopic techniques in the country. The result is an unmatched quality and continuity of care trusted by hundreds of thousands of patients, including professional athletes, to get them back to the life they love.
The Jewett Approach to Spine Care
Dr. Beckner is an advocate of the Jewett approach to spine care. Following in the footsteps of Eugene L. Jewett, MD, founder of Orlando Health Jewett Orthopedic Institute, Dr. Beckner is committed to providing patients with the highest quality of care relating to back and neck conditions.
Dr. Beckner believes the decision to proceed with surgery should come only after trying nonsurgical options such physical therapy, prescription medication management and spinal injections. If nonsurgical options do not alleviate pain, Dr. Beckner will review his patient’s personalized treatment plan and advise them on next steps, which may include surgery.
Why Orlando Health Jewett Orthopedic Institute?
Caring for more than 200,000 patients each year, Orlando Health Jewett Orthopedic Institute has the expertise, skill and knowledge patients trust. Jewett’s healthcare team is one of the most respected and experienced in the Southeast. All physicians are board-certified or board-eligible, fellowship-trained, and sub-specialize in at least one area such as spine surgery or joint replacement. As a result, Jewett’s physicians are experts in their individual fields but also work together closely, readily tapping into the resources and expertise of their colleagues.
Convenient Care Close to Home
Orlando Health Jewett Orthopedic Institute offers convenient care close to home. With offices in Maitland and Winter Park, Dr. Beckner is just a short drive away. He specializes in surgery of the spine and minimally invasive surgical techniques, and he treats numerous disorders of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine. Dr. Beckner is dedicated to helping his patients improve their health and reclaim their best possible quality of life.