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Seaside Spine Medical Associates joins Scripps Clinic

Seaside Spine Medical Associates joins Scripps Clinic

Seaside Spine Medical Associates, a North County-based practice focused on surgical and nonsurgical treatments for back pain and spinal conditions, has joined the Division of Orthopedic Surgery at Scripps Clinic.

“This merger bolsters one of the nation’s leading orthopedic programs by adding experienced surgeons who will expand patient access to Scripps Clinic services in North County,” said Richard Walker, M.D., president of Scripps Clinic Medical Group.

Seaside Spine was founded in 2013 as an independent practice located on the campus of Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas.

The practice’s transition to Scripps Clinic became effective July 1. There will be no changes to...

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