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Laser Spine Institute Named to Inc. 5000 List for the Second Consecutive Year

Leader In Endoscopic Spine Surgery Again Named One Of Nation’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies


Tampa, FL -- (SBWIRE) -- 09/23/2011 -- Bill Horne, CEO of Laser Spine Institute (, the leader in endoscopic spine surgery, has announced that Laser Spine Institute has been recognized by Inc. magazine as one of America’s fastest-growing privately held companies for the second consecutive year. The gold standard of entrepreneurial success, the Inc. 5000, recognizes the nation’s top 5,000 fastest-growing businesses based on accumulated revenue growth in 2010. Businesses named to Inc. 5000 must be U.S.-based, privately held, for-profit, independent organizations. With 76 percent growth experienced in the last three years, Laser Spine Institute ranked No. 2,833 overall and No. 248 in the healthcare category. The minimally invasive spine surgery provider ranked in the top ten percent based on revenue, and nineteenth among health firms with headquarters in Florida. Among Tampa-based companies, Laser Spine Institute ranked No. 40 among 69 area businesses that made the list.

“As an organization, we are dedicated to growing a quality-oriented internal system of employees and improving the physical health of all patients we serve,” said Horne. “To be listed among so many prominent companies is an honor, and we will continue our strides in consistently providing the most effective medical care possible.”

- Laser Spine Institute’s complete Inc. 5000 profile can be viewed at

- In 2010, Laser Spine Institute ranked No. 1,140 overall and No. 82 in the healthcare category. Among Tampa-based companies, the company ranked No. 19 among 60 area businesses that made the list.

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 San Diego, The Villages, Fla. and Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Laser Spine Institute recently opened a new surgery center in Oklahoma City. For more information, visit