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MeetZachary Lovato, DOOrthopedic Spinal Surgery

A qualified professional, Dr. Zachary Lovato achieved his medical education from Oklahoma State University in 2012. After medical school, he completed an orthopedic surgery residency at Mercy St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Toledo, Ohio, followed by an adult deformity and spinal reconstructive surgery fellowship at Sonoran Spine Center in Tempe, Arizona. Since 2018, he has catered to the community of El Paso.

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Cervical Disc Replacement

Artificial cervical disc replacement surgery is a procedure where the damaged intervertebral disc is removed and replaced with an artificial implant. The surgery relieves neck pain as well as restores the normal range of motion of the neck.

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Anterior Cervical

Discectomy & Fusion

Anterior cervical discectomy with fusion is an operative procedure to relieve compression or pressure on nerve roots and/or the spinal cord due to a herniated disc or bone spur in the neck. The vertebra is approached from the front (anterior) of your neck.


Restoring Normal Spine Curvature

Adult Scoliosis Correction

There are different surgical approaches to repair the spinal deformity. The choice of the approach depends on the type of scoliosis, location of the curvature of the spine, ease of approach to the area of the curve and the preference of the surgeon.

Areas of Expertise

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    Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
    Minimally invasive spine surgery (MISS) is the latest technology available to perform spinal surgeries through small, less than one-inch-long incisions.
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    Laminectomy refers to the removal or cutting of the lamina (roof) of the vertebral bones to provide space for the nerves to exit from the spine.
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    Lumbar Spinal Fusion
    Spinal fusion, also called arthrodesis, is a surgical technique used to join two or more vertebrae (bones) within the spine. Lumbar fusion is the procedure of fusing the vertebrae in the lumbar portion of the spine (lower back).
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    Physical Therapy for the Spine
    Physical therapy is one of the foremost necessary treatment modes of recovery for back pain. A referral to physiotherapy sometimes is created by your spine surgeon.
  • Pic of Spine Injections
    Spine Injections
    A spine or spinal injection is a minimally invasive procedure in which a medication is administered, using a needle and syringe, into the spine under real-time X-ray guidance - called fluoroscopy - to diagnose and treat numerous spine conditions.

Dr. LovatoIn the Media

  • Dr. Zachary Lovato Explaining about Living with back pain?
    Living with back pain? Learn more about treatment options and advancements in technology at our Specialty Campus with Orthopedic Spine Surgeon, Dr. Zachary Lovato.
  • Dr. Zachary Lovato Explaining about Muscle and Joint Pain as You Become More Active
    Muscle and Joint Pain as You Become More Active
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What OurPatients Are Saying

Patient Testimonial's Rating of Dr. Zachary Lovato
  • Dr. Lovato placed my Spinal Cord Stimulator and though I had an issue intially, the SCS worked for me and Dr. Lovato has a very good beside manner in office and hospital. The ...

    - Sistah S -

  • Exceptional Relief and Expertise: A Review for Dr. Lovato

    I had been struggling with persistent back problems for quite some time, and it had started to signifi...

    - Shawn C -

  • I wish Doctor Lovato’s office was a one-stop shop for ALL my medical needs. The personnel there are very professional and welcoming, and Doctor Lovado is a GREAT doctor ( an...

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  • Oklahoma State University
  • Mercy Health
  • Sonoran Spine
Practice Location of Dr. Zachary Lovato - Orthopedic Spine Surgeon
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Location &Directions

1600 Medical Center Drive, Suite 218, El Paso, TX 79902

Practice Hours

  • Monday To Thursday: 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
  • Friday: 8:00 AM-3:00 PM
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