Jennifer Calvin, PT, MA, OCS, Clinical Operations Manager of Saint Alphonsus Rehabilitation Services (STARS) describes the Acute Spine Clinic in depth and how STARS is different. The Spine Care Clinic is an evidenced based program that draws from a diverse team of Neuropsychologists, STARS Physical Therapist, Chiropractor, Nutritionists, and a Care Coordinator. We match the personality of the patient with the personality of physical therapist with the goal of fostering the best relationship possible with a strong TRUST foundation. If you experience the following below you could potentially be a candidate for the Acute Spine Care Clinic. Symptoms like weakness, numbness, tingling, or pain in one or both legs, Severe pain – Doesn't improve w/ rest or ice, constant intense pain (night/laying down), pain after a fall, blow to your back or an injury, Trouble urinating, Fever, Weight loss, Pain in abdomen, Swelling/redness in back, Back pain for the first time (After age 50), Hx of Cancer, Osteoporosis, Steroid use, drug/alcohol abuse.