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Peter G. Passias, MD

Peter G. Passias, MD

Dr. Peter G. Passias completed an accelerated masters and medical doctorate program with a sub-focus on mechanical engineering, followed by ...

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Themistocles Protopsaltis, MD

Themistocles Protopsaltis, MD

Dr. Themistocles Protopsaltis is Director of Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery and an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at NYU Langone...

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Justin K. Scheer, MD

Justin K. Scheer, MD

Dr. Justin K. Scheer is currently a comprehensive spine fellow in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Columbia University in New York Ci...

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Frank Schwab, MD

Frank Schwab, MD

Frank Schwab MD is the System Chief of Orthopaedic Spine Surgery at Northwell Health and the Chair of Orthopaedic surgery at Lenox Hill Hosp...

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Christopher Shaffrey, MD, FAANS

Christopher Shaffrey, MD, FAANS

Dr. Christopher I. Shaffrey graduated magna cum laude from The Citadel in Charleston, SC with B.S. degree in biology. He played varsity bask...

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Justin Smith, MD, PhD

Justin Smith, MD, PhD

Dr. Justin Smith completed the MD, PhD program at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. He subsequently completed his neurosurgery residency at the...

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Alex Soroceanu, MD

Alex Soroceanu, MD

Dr. Alex Soroceanu earned her medical degree at McGill University in Quebec completed a residency in orthopaedic surgery at Dalhousie Univer...

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Alekos Theologis, MD

Alekos Theologis, MD

Dr. Alekos Theologis is a spine surgeon who cares for adults with a wide range of spinal disorders and deformities at the University of Cali...

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Jay D. Turner, MD, PhD

Jay D. Turner, MD, PhD

Dr. Jay D. Turner is an American Board of Neurological Surgery certified attending neurosurgeon and an Associate Professor of Neurosurgery a...

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Juan S. Uribe, MD, FAANS

Juan S. Uribe, MD, FAANS

Dr. Juan S. Uribe is the Chief Division of Spinal Disorders and Vice Chairman of Neurosurgery at Barrow Neurological Institute (BNI). He app...

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Michael Y. Wang, MD, MBA, FAANS

Michael Y. Wang, MD, MBA, FAANS

Dr. Michael Y. Wang was born in Scottsdale, Arizona and spent his childhood in Atlanta, Georgia. He attended Stanford University in Palo Al...

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Mitsuru Yagi, MD

Mitsuru Yagi, MD

Dr. Mitsuru Yagi is a Professor and Chair of Orthopedic Surgery at International University of Health and Welfare, Tochigi, Japan. He is Chi...

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Vedat Deviren, MD

Vedat Deviren, MD

Dr. Deviren specializes in the treatment of spinal disorders in children and adults. He completed a spine surgery fellowship at UCSF, joined...

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DOUGLAS BURTON, MD

DOUGLAS BURTON, MD

Dr. Burton attended Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kansas and received his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern S...

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Behrooz Akbarnia, MD

Behrooz Akbarnia, MD

Dr. Behrooz Akbarnia formerly Professor and Vice Chair of Orthopaedic Surgery at St. Louis University for 10 years, relocated to San Diego i...

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