Becker's Spine Review—October 9, 2014
Here are 62 spine surgeons who are focused on scoliosis development, in alphabetical order.
Todd Albert, MD (Hospital for Special Surgery, New York). Dr. Albert is Surgeon-in-Chief and Medical Director and Korein-Wilson Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Hospital for Special Surgery. He previously served as the president of Rothman Institute in Philadelphia. He is a past president of the Cervical Spine Research Society and a past chair of the International Meeting of Advanced Spinal Techniques for the Scoliosis Research Society. He is the author of seven books, more than 40 book chapters, and has published 300 peer-reviewed and non-peer-reviewed articles. He completed a fellowship in spinal surgery at the Minnesota Spine Center.
Oheneba Boachie-Adjei, MD (Hospital for Special Surgery, New York City). Dr. Boachie-Adjei is chief emeritus of the scoliosis service at Hospital for Special Surgery and a professor of orthopedic surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College. A native of Ghana, he recently participated in efforts to build an orthopedics hospital in his home country and founded the Foundation of Orthopedics and Complex Spine to help underserved populations in West Africa. He announced in July that he has plans to move his practice to Ghana full-time. Dr. Boachie-Adjei has received the Humanitarian Award from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and been president of the Scoliosis Research Society. His training includes a fellowship at Twin Cities Scoliosis Center and Minnesota Spine Center in Minneapolis.
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