Spine surgeon leader to know: Dr. Scott Rushton of Lankenau Medical Center

Carly Behm -   Print  |

Scott Rushton, MD, is a spine and orthopedic surgeon at Pa.-based Lankenau Medical Center, part of Main Line Health.

Dr. Rushton has expertise in simple and complex spine surgery, including herniated or degenerated discs, spinal stenosis and spinal reconstruction, according to Main Line Health's website.

He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and completed a residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, both in Philadelphia. He also completed a spine surgery fellowship at University Hospitals of Cleveland/Case Western Reserve University.

Joseph Gallagher, of Main Line Health, told Becker's Spine Review he's known Dr. Rushton about 15 years.

"He is a well respected spine surgeon in the Philadelphia and surrounding areas," he said in an email. "His clinical reputation as a competent spine expert is solid, and he is well respected by his professional peers."

If you would like to nominate a spine surgeon to be featured, please contact Carly Behm at cbehm@beckershealthcare.com.

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