Laser Spine Institute Director of Spinal Diagnostics Named Top Pain Management Physician

Robert Gruber Chosen as One of 70 Best Pain Management Physicians by Becker’s Orthopedic, Spine & Pain Management.

Tampa, FL, June 02, 2011 --( Bill Horne, CEO of Laser Spine Institute (, the leader in endoscopic spine surgery, has announced that Robert Gruber, D.O. director of spinal diagnostics and therapeutics for Laser Spine Institute’s Tampa facility, has been named one of “70 of the Best Pain Management Physicians in America” by Becker’s Orthopedic, Spine & Pain Management. The list recognizes pain management physicians who have demonstrated an expertise in their field, received major awards and hold leadership positions within their respective organizations. In addition to his work with Laser Spine Institute, Dr. Gruber is board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation, as well as serves as a diplomate of the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, American Osteopathic Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine. He is a member of the International Spinal Injection Society, American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians and North American Spine Society.

“We are proud of Dr. Gruber’s recognition as one of the country’s top pain management physicians,” said Horne. “He is highly regarded by other professionals in his field and looked toward as a leader in pain management. Dr. Gruber is deserving of this recognition by Becker’s, and we are grateful of the work he has done on behalf of Laser Spine Institute.”

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- Dr. Gruber has been licensed to practice in Florida since 1990.

About Laser Spine Institute:
Laser Spine Institute offers a safe and effective alternative to open back and neck surgery, by using the latest techniques in minimally invasive procedures, alleviating the painful symptoms of sufferers from around the world. The leader in endoscopic spine surgery, Laser Spine Institute treats a variety of spinal conditions, including spinal stenosis, degenerative disc disease, pinched nerves, bone spurs, bulging/herniated discs and sciatica. Laser Spine Institute’s renowned medical team provides treatment at three accredited surgical centers in Tampa, Fla.; Scottsdale, Ariz. and Philadelphia and medical consultations at facilities in Cincinnati, San Diego, Beverly Hills, Calif., The Villages, Fla., and Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Laser Spine Institute recently opened a new surgery center in Oklahoma City. For more information, visit

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