Written by Anuja Vaidya | Thursday, 23 April 2015 00:00
Andrew J. Fabiano, MD, director of the Spinal Oncology Center and an associate professor of neurosurgery and oncology at Roswell Park Cancer Institute. He is also a clinical associate professor of neurosurgery at the School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo. He is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Society of Neuro-Oncology and North American Spine Society. He is the site director at RPCI for the SUNY at Buffalo neurosurgery residency program.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Tuesday, 21 April 2015 00:00
Sean M. Jones-Quaidoo, MD, is an orthopedic spine surgeon with an independent practice called SpineVue in Dallas. His hospital affiliations include Texas Health Presbyterian Dallas in Arlington, Texas Institute for Surgery, also in Arlington and Doctors Hospital White Rock Lake in Dallas. He is a member of the North American Spine Society, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and Texas Medical Association.
3. Spine surgeon leader to know: Dr. Daryll Dykes of Medical and Surgical Spine Consultants of MinnesotaWritten by Anuja Vaidya | Monday, 20 April 2015 00:00
Daryll C. Dykes, MD, JD, PhD, is the president and CEO of Medical and Surgical Spine Consultants of Minnesota in Stillwater, an independent practice. He also practices at Midwest Spine & Brain Institute in Edina, Minn. He is the managing director of DCD Creative Enterprises. He previously practiced at St. Paul, Minn.-based Twin Cities Spine Center.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Tuesday, 14 April 2015 00:00
Allen Carl, MD, is a spine surgeon providing care at Albany (N.Y.) Medical Center. He also has privileges at St. Peter’s Hospital in Albany. He is an inventor and has partnered with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He has patented an idea to treat scoliosis that realigns the spine but doesn't fuse it.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Monday, 13 April 2015 00:00
Craig Callewart, MD, is a spine surgeon with Plano-based Texas Back Institute. He also provides care at Methodist Hospital for Surgery in Addison, Texas and Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, where he founded the spine center. He has served several sessions in the Texas State legislature. He is also the Dallas County Medical Society's legislative liaison to Texas Medical Association.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Thursday, 09 April 2015 00:00
Fernando Techy, MD, is the director of research at Johnstown, Colo.-based Rocky Mountain Associates and the Orthopedic Stem Cell Institute, also in Johnstown. He also provides spine care at Denver-based University of Colorado Health. He previously served as an assistant professor of orthopedics and spine surgery at the University of Illinois in Chicago.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Tuesday, 07 April 2015 00:00
Todd Peters, MD, is a founding member and director of orthopedic and minimally invasive spine surgery at ONE Brain & Spine Center in Newport Beach, Calif. He is a member of the Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, North American Spine Society and American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Monday, 06 April 2015 00:00
Kevin Rahn, MD, is an orthopedic spine surgeon practicing at Fort Wayne (Ind.) Orthopedics. He also provides care at Auburn, Ind.-based Dekalb Health. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, North American Spine Society, Scoliosis Research Society and Indiana Orthopaedic Society. He has also served as a lieutenant commander in the U.S. Naval Reserve.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Thursday, 02 April 2015 00:00
Isaac L. Moss, MD, is a spine surgeon at the Comprehensive Spine Center at the New England Musculoskeletal Institute of Farmington-based University of Connecticut Health Center. He is also an assistant professor in the department of orthopedic surgery. He is a member of the North American Spine Society and Orthopaedic Research Society.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Tuesday, 31 March 2015 00:00
John O'Toole, MD, is an assistant professor and attending physician in the department of neurosurgery at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. He is certified by American Board of Neurological Surgery and a founding member of the Society for Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery. He is also a member of the North American Spine Society and Congress of Neurological Surgeons.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Monday, 30 March 2015 00:00
Allen D. Levi, MD is the chief of neurosurgery at the University of Miami Hospital, as well as chief of neurospine services and spine fellowship director at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami. He is a member of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, American Academy of Neurological Surgeons and Joint Section of Spine and Peripheral Nerve Disorders. He is board-certified in both Canada and the United States.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Thursday, 26 March 2015 00:00
Chris Meyer, MD, is a spine surgeon practicing at Houston Orthopedic & Spine Hospital in Bellaire, Texas. He is a past president of the Texas Spine Society, a diplomate of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons as well as a member of the North American Spine Society and American Bureau for Medical Advancement in China.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Tuesday, 24 March 2015 00:00
Adam S. Kanter, MD, is director of the Minimally Invasive Spine Program and Spine Fellowship Program at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and chief of UPMC Presbyterian Spine Service. He also serves as an associate professor of neurological surgery at UPMC. He is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgeons, Society of Lateral Access Surgeons and AANS/CNS Joint Section on Spine & Peripheral Nerves.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Monday, 23 March 2015 00:00
Arthur L. Jenkins III, MD, is a neurosurgeon and an associate professor of neurosurgery and orthopedics at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York. He serves as a principal investigator for the InVivio Therapeutics stem cell clinical trial and has also contributed to the artificial disc trials for Spinal Kinetics and DePuy Discover.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Thursday, 19 March 2015 00:00
Wellington Hsu, MD, is the Clifford C. Raisbeck Distinguished Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Chicago-based Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and the director of the Professional Athlete's Spine Initiative at Northwestern Medicine, which collects outcomes data on athletes who undergo treatment for spinal conditions. He is a member of the Cervical Spine Research Society, North American Spine Society and American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Tuesday, 17 March 2015 00:00
Michael W. Hasz, MD, is a spine surgeon at Virginia Spine Institute in Reston. He also serves as a clinical instructor of orthopedic surgery and assistant professor of surgery at the Uniformed Services Health Science University in Bethesda, Md. He previously served as Major in the United States Air Force, during which time he was chairman of the department of orthopedic surgery and director of spinal surgery at the Andrews Air Force Base/Malcolm Grow Medical Center in Maryland.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Monday, 16 March 2015 00:00
Sanjitpal Singh Gill, MD, is an orthopedic spine surgeon practicing with Medical Group of the Carolinas in Greer, S.C. He is also an adjunct assistant professor in the department of engineering at Clemson (S.C.) University where he is researching biologic disc replacement.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Thursday, 12 March 2015 00:00
Matthew Cunningham, MD, is an assistant professor of orthopedic surgery and the interim chief of the scoliosis service at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York. He is also an assistant attending orthopedic surgeon at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and assistant professor in orthopedic surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College, both based in New York.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Tuesday, 10 March 2015 00:00
Joseph Ciacci, MD, is a professor of clinical neurosurgery and serves as the neurosurgery residency program director at University of California San Diego Health System. He also serves as chief of neurosurgery at VA San Diego Healthcare System. In addition, he leads clinics at UCSD Moores Cancer Center and UC San Diego Thornton Hospital in La Jolla, Calif.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Monday, 09 March 2015 00:00
Nicholas Boulis, MD, is an associate professor in the department of neurosurgery at Emory Healthcare in Atlanta. He is also a scientist and founder of the Boulis Laboratory, which focuses on developing advanced biological treatments for neurological disorders, including amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and spinal muscular atrophy. He was a part of the physician team that performed the first FDA-approved stem cell injection into a patient's cervical spine for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis treatment.