ABOUT NJ SPINE AND ORTHOPEDIC
NJ Spine and Orthopedics is dedicated to delivering minimally invasive laser spine surgeries to eliminate the pain, discomfort, and dysfunction of numerous conditions of the neck and back. Our award-winning team of NJ spine surgeons and medical staff offer the latest in research, technology, and treatments for pain management and minimally invasive surgery. Our comprehensive “concierge” services range from non-surgical, conservative methods to gentle, minimally invasive surgeries performed through incisions that are smaller than a postage stamp.
Our spine surgeons are dedicated to achieving the best results for every patient with the least invasive approach possible using state-of-the-art equipment and procedures to promote faster recovery times that allow you to return to normal activities much sooner. We offer expert diagnosis and treatment for pain and dysfunction caused by deformity, degenerative disc disease, trauma, and failed neck or back surgeries. NJ Spine and Orthopedics operates in the most efficient way to provide a safe environment and deliver the most effective surgical services to patients in Florida, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. When it comes to spine-related issues, NJ Spine & Orthopedics offers the treatment and care you deserve and expect. Regardless of the cause, our experienced team is ready to help.
Our experienced and board-certified neurologists, neurosurgeons, orthopedic specialists, and physicians work together to treat specific spine and back disorders using minimally invasive techniques. We combine advanced technology with a patient-centered approach to ensure our patients get the best possible outcomes.
Here’s more on our board-certified doctors:
Dr. Douglas Slaughter, MD
Dr. Douglas Slaughter is a certified orthopedic surgeon with 21 years of experience. Dr. Slaughter earned his degree at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine after which he served his residency in Orthopedic Surgery at Maricopa Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona.
He went ahead to refine his expertise and skills in spinal reconstructive surgery at New York’s Beth Israel Spine Institute. Later, he went to Sonoran Spine Center where he massively engaged in both spinal reconstructive surgery and minimally invasive surgery.
Currently, Dr. Slaughter is recognized as a leading U.S. spine surgeon in the treatment of spine disorders using minimally invasive methods. His areas of expertise include treating spinal fractures, spinal stenosis, degenerative spine conditions, hip and knee osteoarthritis and hand and wrist osteoarthritis.
Steven Schiebert, MD & DO
Dr. Steven Schiebert is a board-certified practitioner of allopathic and osteopathic medicine. He has 25 years of experience in general surgical procedures and ten years of additional experience in orthopedic surgery. He earned his board certification in General Surgery at the Tashkent State Medical Institute in the USSR, after which he relocated to the U.S. and attended New York College of Osteopathic Medicine where he earned his medical degree as Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine.
Dr. Schiebert served his four-year residency in orthopedic surgery at North Shore – LIJ/Plainview Hospital and honed his training in spine surgery for another year at Brown-Warren Alpert Medical School. His dedication to treating patients with minimally invasive surgery has earned him his reputation as the most-sought-after spinal surgeon in the United States. His areas of expertise include laminectomies, discectomies, decompression surgery and transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF).
Dr. Scott Katzman, MD
Dr. Scott Katzman is a well-known orthopedic specialist with over 40 years of experience in the field of minimally invasive spine surgery. He earned his degree in Orthopedic Surgery from Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia and served his residency at the University of Arizona where he became a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon.
Dr. Katzman is a pioneer of minimally invasive spinal surgeries and has spent a lot of time teaching his highly-regarded technique to surgeons across the U.S. As the most sought-after spinal surgeon in the U.S., he is dedicated to treating every patient safely and quickly using the least invasive techniques.
As a result of this, Dr. Katzman was recognized by Star Ledgers as a top New Jersey Doctor. He’s also an expert in cervical artificial disc replacement. To date, he has successfully performed over 300 disc replacements.
Dr. Frank Alario, MD
Dr. Frank Alario is an internal medicine and primary care doctor with over 30 years of experience. He earned his medical degree from a renowned university in Mexico, Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara, after which he moved to the U.S. and served his residency in Internal Medicine at Jersey Medical Center in Neptune, New Jersey. Since then, Dr. Alario has been using conservative methods to treat a vast range of spine problems, most specifically chronic and degenerative conditions.
If you are experiencing back or neck pain but do not qualify for minimally invasive treatment, Dr. Alario is ready to offer his internal medicine and primary care to help you receive the best orthopedic care available. He specializes in conditions such as sciatica, osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, disc degeneration, rheumatoid arthritis, spinal code nerve disorders and many others.
Carlisa Doria, MCMSc, PA-C
Carlisa Doria is an NCCPA certified physician assistant and a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. She earned her degree in Psychology and Biology from Rutgers University and received her Master’s in Biomedical Science and Master of Clinical Medicine from Barry University.
She has extensive knowledge in the field of neuropathic spine disorders and the musculoskeletal system. Her patient-centered approach to medicine has allowed her to become a favorite among patients. Her area of expertise is orthopedic surgery, and she works closely with chiropractors, internists, acupuncturists and physical therapists to offer high-quality treatment to every patient.
Lewjack Dorrance PA.-C
Lewjack Dorrance is an orthopedic physician assistant with over 23 years of surgical experience. He earned his B.A. from the University of North Carolina and later attended Duke University’s Physician Assistant program and graduated with honors. Lewjack has focused his career in orthopedic surgery and has since been helping patients receive the best care and treatment in NJ Spine & Orthopedics.
Contact Award Winning Spine Surgeons at NJ Spine & Orthopedic Today
We believe that with the right guidance and expertise from our team, you are the perfect person to decide the treatment that’s best for you. We’re here to give you full support as you lead the way to your recovery. Call (855) 586-2615 to speak with any of our doctors today.
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