Frequently Asked Questions

Dr. Light does not accept insurance.

Dr. Light is affiliated with Chapman Hospital, Kindred Hospital, and O'Connor Hospital.

Dr. Kenneth Light offers state-of-the-art surgeries in disc surgery of the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine for prior failed back surgery and correct of spinal deformities, decompression of spinal stenosis, state-of-the-art spinal reconstruction, and disc replacement arthroplasty.


Tobacco itself is not a problem. The nicotine in the direct smoker helps to cause constriction of the arterioles, which decreases circulation and healing of the spinal fusion.

Yes, bring all diagnostics films and reports to your appointment. This will provide a complete evaluation of your current condition.

Yes. Prior to the appointment, we will need a letter from your automobile insurance company stating the available medical expenses from your accident. In addition, we will also require private insurance coverage. We do not accept liens.

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