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.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Thursday, 05 March 2015 00:00
Stanley Jones, MD, is director of spine care services at Memorial Hermann Hospital, Southwest in Houston. He also provides care at Houston Orthopedic & Spine Hospital and SpineCare in Houston and is an associate clinical professor at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. Additionally, he has served in the U.S. Army Medical Corp as a Captain.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Tuesday, 03 March 2015 00:00
Eric J. Woodward, MD, is chief of neurosurgery at New England Baptist Hospital in Boston, and serves as the director of the neurosurgery spine fellowship. Prior to this, he was chief of the division of spinal surgery in neurosurgery at Brigham and Women's Hospital and faculty at Harvard Medical School in Boston.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Monday, 02 March 2015 00:00
Peter Ullrich, MD, is the co-founder and CEO of Titan Spine, and a former surgeon who previously practiced with NeuroSpine Center of Wisconsin in Appleton. He is also the co-founder of Spine-Health.com, one of the most comprehensive online spine educational resources for patients. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and North American Spine Society.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Thursday, 26 February 2015 00:00
Jonathan Slotkin, MD, is director of spinal surgery and spinal cord injury research at Geisinger Neurosciences Institute in Danville, Pa. He is on the scientific advisory board for InVivo Therapeutics, a medical device company focused on spinal cord injury solutions.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Tuesday, 24 February 2015 00:00
James L. Chappuis, MD, is founder, owner and CEO of Atlanta-based Orthopaedic & Spine Surgery of Atlanta, also known as SpineCenterAtlanta. He also opened SpineCenterSavannah in Savannah, Ga. He also serves as a clinical instructor with Georgia Regents University in Augusta, and has staff privileges at the Emory University Hospital Midtown in Atlanta. He is a member of the American College of Surgeons, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and North American Spine Society.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Monday, 23 February 2015 00:00
Paul Slosar, MD, an orthopedic spine surgeon, serves as president of San Francisco-based SpineCare Medical Group as well as the medical director of the Spine Care Institute of San Francisco, co-director of the San Francisco Spine Institute and director of surgical research. He serves on the board of directors of the American Board of Spinal Surgery and the Spinal Research Foundation. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, North American Spine Society and International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Thursday, 19 February 2015 00:00
Karl D. Schultz Jr., MD, is a neurosurgeon at Gainesville, Ga.-based The Longstreet Clinic and the chief medical advisor to Amendia and BOD Liaison. He began his private practice, Specialty Clinics of Georgia, in 2003 in Gainesville. He joined The Longstreet Clinic in April 2010 when his practice merged with the clinic. He is a member of Congress of Neurological Surgeons and American Association of Neurological Surgeons as well as a diplomat of the American Board of Neurological Surgery.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Tuesday, 17 February 2015 00:00
Ashish K. Sahai, MD, is a founding partner of Deerfield Beach, Fla.-based Spine & Orthopedic Center. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, American College of Surgeons and American Medical Association. His hospital affiliations include Boca Raton (Fla.) Regional Hospital and West Boca Medical Center, also in Boca Raton.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Monday, 16 February 2015 00:00
Warren F. Neely, MD, is a neurological surgeon who has been in private practice for the last 26 years in San Antonio. He also provides care at Southwest Methodist Hospital in San Antonio. He is a member of the Wenzel Spine Scientific Advisory Board.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Thursday, 12 February 2015 00:00
Steven Mather, MD, is an orthopedic spine surgeon practicing with Downers Grove, Ill.-based DuPage Medical Group. He has been practicing for 23 years. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, North American Spine Society, Scoliosis Research Society and Illinois State Medical Society. He is also a member of the SpineCraft Surgeon Advisory Board.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Tuesday, 10 February 2015 00:00
Jeffrey L. Katzell, MD, is an orthopedic spine surgeon who has been in private practice in Palm Beach County since 1987. He is the medical director of Lake Worth (Fla.) Surgical Center. He is a member of the American Medical Association, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and Palm Beach County Medical Society. He has hospital privileges at Columbia JFK Medical Center in West Palm Beach, Fla.