UCHealth Spine Center - Anschutz Medical CampusAnschutz Inpatient Pavilion - 1st Floor 12605 E. 16th Avenue, Aurora, CO 80045
Clinical Interest for Patients
I specialize in the treatment of most spinal diseases in adults. I am particularly interested in complex spinal surgery, adult deformity and scoliosis.
Our group is committed to providing the highest quality professional and ethical care to all patients through integration of comprehensive education and exceptional musculoskeletal research.
- Orthopedics ( 2016 )
- Orthopedic Surgery of the Spine ( 1993 )
Conditions & Treatments
Bones, Joints and Muscles
Back Pain, Fractures, Neck Disorders and Injuries, Spine Injuries
I enjoy music and hunting.
I am committed to the education of future medical professionals. I am very active in mentorship of medical students, orthopaedic surgery residents and spine fellows at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, as well as providing them many research opportunities. I also serve on the parent council at the University of Denver.
BMedSci, University of the Orange Free State (1980)
MB ChB, University of the Orange Free State (1984)
MMed, University of Pretoria (1993)
1 Military Hospital Voortrekkerhoogte (1987)
Vereeniging and Sebokeng Hospitals (Kopanong Hospital) (1985)
1 Military Hospital Pretoria (1985)
Pretoria Academic Hospital (University of Pretoria) (1993)
American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), Member
American Medical Association (AMA), Member
American Orthopaedic Association, Member
AO – Spine North America , Faculty
International College of Surgeons (ICS), Member
International Society for Advanced Spine Surgery (ISASS), Member
J. Robert Gladden Orthopedic Society (JRGOS), Member
Lamplighters Orthopaedic Association, Member
Orthopedic Research Society, Member
Scoliosis Research Society (SRS), Member
SICOT North America, President
Society of Lateral Access Surgery (SOLAS), Member
Twentieth Century Orthopedic Association, Member
Anschutz Foundation Grant (2015)