Changing lives, one spine at a time.

The NuVasive Spine Foundation (NSF) is dedicated to providing life-changing spine surgery to individuals in disadvantaged communities across the globe, and to advancing spine surgery education and technology in these communities.


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Our Focus

Providing life-changing spine surgery to individuals around the world with limited access to high quality medical treatment.

Working together with committed surgeons to develop sustainable spine treatment programs and advance the quality of spine care in disadvantaged communities.

Upholding our core belief that it is our responsibility to leverage our expertise in spine care to give back to local and global communities.

NSF By the Numbers


spine surgeries


hours training
local surgeons


In mission trip funding,
NuVasive product and services

What's new with NSF?

Application Instructions:

  1. Complete the application form – Please be as detailed as possible.
  2. The NSF staff will review your request for grant eligibility.
  3. If eligible, your request will be reviewed and decided on by the NSF Grants
  4. You will be notified via email regarding the committee’s decision.
  5. If approved, you will work with NSF staff to fulfill your approved grant.

Please Note: Requests must be submitted at least 30 days prior to the mission date.

Questions? Please contact, Jamie Hagan: 858.766.1426 or

Please Note: This NSF funding request form is for grants in support of nonprofit organizations focused on providing life-changing spine surgery in disadvantaged communities across the globe. If you have a request that is in support of a research project, educational event, or fellowship program directly related to spine, please visit NuVasive Corporate Grants.