S3P-Certified Surgeons

The Surgeons listed have commited themselves to following best practices associated with improving spine surgery Quality, Safety and Value.


Todd Albert

Dr. Todd Albert serves as the Surgeon in Chief and Medical Director and the Korein-Wilson Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at the world renowned Hospital for Special Surgery in New York. In addition, Dr. Albert serves as the Chairman and Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Albert sits on a variety of boards and is currently MORE...
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Chris Ames

Dr. Ames is the director of spinal deformity and spine tumor surgery and co-director of the combined high risk spine service, the Neurospinal Disorders Program, and the UCSF Spine Center. He is board certified in neurosurgery. He was named to the 2015 and 2016 Top Doctors lists in San Francisco Magazine, and among America’s Top Doctors for both neurosurgery MORE...
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Richard C.E. Anderson

Dr. Richard C.E. Anderson is one of the leading pediatric neurosurgeons in the tri-state region. He specializes in the surgical treatment of pediatric brain and spinal tumors, complex spinal disorders (including tethered spinal cords, scoliosis, and instability), spasticity, craniosynostosis, Chiari I malformation, vascular disorders (including arteriovenous malformations, cavernous malformations, and Moyamoya disease), hydrocephalus, and general pediatric neurosurgery. Dr. Anderson MORE...
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Peter Angevine

Dr. Angevine is a member of The Spine Hospital at The Neurological Institute of New York. He has received specialized fellowship training in the evaluation and treatment of pediatric and adult spinal deformities. Dr. Angevine became the first neurosurgeon to be admitted to and complete the prestigious fellowship in spine surgery at the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Washington MORE...
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Mohan V. Belthur

Dr. Belthur is an attending pediatric orthopedic surgeon at Phonex Childrens Hospital and clinical assitant professors in the Department of Child Health at University of Arizona College of Medicine. Dr. Belthbur completed medical school at Bangalore Medical College, a residency at Seth GS Medical College & KEM Hospital, Mumbai, India & West Midlands Orthopaedic Training Program, Birmingham, UK, and MORE...
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