The Spine Essentials Handbook was produced as a portable resource that is easily accessible to all medical professionals. The detailed information, ranging from basic neuroanatomy to spinal pathology to surgical intervention, allows the reader to fully grasp the complexity of the spine. This holistic compilation helps the audience become comfortable with the intricacy of the spine before entering a clinic or the operating room. The clear depiction of complex spinal anatomy overlaid with real-time intraoperative pictures facilitates an understanding of the nuances associated with spine surgery. As any surgery demands efficiency, the accompanying text provides an in-depth coverage of technique as well as pearls to help execute the operation expeditiously. Lastly, the handbook outlines possible complications associated with spine surgery with suggestions for prevention. The text offers up-to-date knowledge in the quickly advancing field of spinal anatomy, pathology, and surgery. With comprehensive images, cross-sectional illustrations, and emphasis on potential difficulties, this handbook allows for improved expertise on surgical procedures and postoperative care. Clinical questions included at the end of this e-book are provided to help test and solidify your knowledge and comprehension about the complexities of spine and spinal surgery. This handbook will be of value to not only surgeons and surgical trainees, but also for the other surgical staff involved in the medical care of spine surgery patients. We are optimistic that the Spine Essentials Handbook will grant readers a better understanding of the delicacies of spine surgery.