Dr. Arends completed his Residency in Physiatry (Physical Medicine and
Rehabilitation) at the world reowned Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
and went on to complete a Fellowship in Interventional Spine techniques
Relocating to Boulder in 2003, he co-founded the Minimally Invasive Spine
Institute in Lafayette. He remains in Independent Private Practice at
the Colorado Center for Spine Medicine in Boulder (recognized in 2019
for completing the Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative in 2019)
and holds an Assistant Professor title at the University of Colorado.
Dr. Arends specializes in spinal injection procedures, electrophysiology,
and conservative medical management of spinal disorders and pathology.
He works very closely with area spine surgeons coordinating the entire
continuum of spine care in the Boulder area.