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Treating Back Pain at Lexington Brain and Spine Institute

Back pain affects millions of people. From treating pinched nerves to joint problems, the clinicians at Lexington Brain and Spine Institute, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice, have the tools to get your back on track. In this WLTX interview, Dr. Christopher Beal talks about common back problems and ways to fix them.

For more information about Lexington Brain and Spine Institute, visit LexingtonBrainAndSpine.com.

LMC Welcomes C. Philip Toussaint, MD, FAANS

Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome C. Philip Toussaint, MD, FAANS to the hospital’s network of care. Dr. Toussaint will practice at the newly created Lexington Brain and Spine Institute on the hospital campus in West Columbia.

Dr. C. Philip Toussaint

Dr. C. Philip Toussaint

Prior to joining Lexington Medical Center, Dr. Toussaint served as an assistant professor of clinical surgery at the University of South Carolina’s Division of Neurosurgery. He joins Lexington Brain and Spine Institute to provide comprehensive care for disorders of the brain, spinal cord, and central and peripheral nervous systems.

Dr. Toussaint graduated magna cum laude from the College of Charleston and earned his medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. He went on to complete his surgical internship and neurosurgical residency at Loyola University Medical Center’s Stritch School of Medicine in Maywood, Ill., and completed a peripheral nerve surgical fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.

A United States Army Reserve major, Dr. Toussaint is a diplomate of the American Board of Neurological Surgeons and a member of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons and the South Carolina Association of Neurological Surgeons.

Dr. Toussaint is accepting new patients.

Lexington Brain and Spine Institute
146 North Hospital Drive, Suite 350
West Columbia, SC 29169
(803) 935 – 8410