Los Angeles Magazine has named spinal neurosurgeon Todd Lanman, MD, as one of its Top Doctors for 2020, according to a July 21 news release.
Four things to know about Dr. Lanman:
1. He is founder of Lanman Spinal Neurosurgery in Beverly Hills, Calif., and has practiced spine surgery for more than 30 years.
2. In August 2019, Dr. Lanman became the first surgeon to perform artificial disc replacement procedures at three levels of the cervical spine.
3. He has operated as principal investigator of several FDA-approved clinical trials, including the Prestige LP and M6-C artificial discs.
4. Dr. Lanman has undergone eight spine surgeries — four cervical and four lumbar spine surgeries.