Spine specialist Christopher Hills, DO, will give a presentation on innovations
in spine care at the Afton/Lincoln County Civic Center on Thursday, July
26 at 5:30 pm. Dr. Hills is medical director of St. John’s Peak
Spine Center, a comprehensive program based on national best practices
and the fundamental principles of wellness.
In his talk, Dr. Hills will review common causes of back pain, provide
preventive tips, explain non-operative treatments, and discuss advances
in minimally invasive surgery. He will also describe what global spinal
alignment is, why it matters, and how new technologies can help achieve
better outcomes. Following the presentation, Dr. Hills will answer questions.
Catering will be provided by Old Yellowstone Garage. The Afton/Lincoln
County Civic Center is located at 150 South Washington Street in Afton.
RSVP by July 24 to the Peak Spine Center at 307.739.6199.
Peak Spine Center offers advanced surgical techniques and pain management in an environment
that maximizes patient recovery through education, a culture of early
mobility, and family involvement. For more information, go to tetonhospital.org/spine
Dr. Hills received his orthopedic surgery training at Madigan Army Medical
Center, and his military service included a deployment to Afghanistan.
He completed a fellowship in adult spine surgery at Duke University Medical
Center, training in minimally invasive spine and complex cervical reconstructive
Media contact: Karen Connelly, 307.739.7380,
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