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Mar 11, 2014, 18:56 ET

American Spine has opened a brand new, state of the art, spine treatment facility and surgical center in Germantown, MD, at 20860 Seneca Meadows Parkway, Suite 200 & 210

 The doctors at American Spine have been providing patients with quality care for over a decade.  This multi-disciplinary group of...

Jan 07, 2014, 12:20 ET

American Spine Welcomes New Orthopedic Surgeon

American Spine is proud to announce that Dr. Ojedapo Ojeyemi has joined its team of internationally recognized physicians. American Spine has 10...

Nov 14, 2013, 16:44 ET
Fluoroscopic images display the anteroposterior and lateral views of the left knee joint. RF electrode tips were placed on periosteal areas connecting the shaft of the femur to bilateral epicondyles and the shaft of the tibia to the medial epicondyle. Superior medial, superior lateral and inferior medial genicular nerves supply pain signals back to the central nervous system.  (PRNewsFoto/American Spine)

Knee Pain Treatment for Osteoarthritis

 Chronic knee osteoarthritis (OA) is the deterioration of articular cartilage and is one of the most common diseases of...

Oct 23, 2013, 15:50 ET
Dr. Atif Malik, co-founder of American Spine, Awarded New Jersey Top Doctor.  (PRNewsFoto/American Spine)

Dr. Atif Malik, co-founder of American Spine, Awarded New Jersey Top Doctor

 The Orthopedic Institute of New Jersey, including five physicians recognized again as New Jersey Monthly Top Doctors, offers unparalleled...

Jul 16, 2013, 16:31 ET
American Spine's co-founder, Dr. Sandeep Sherlekar, presenting at the ISMISS (International Society for Minimal Intervention in Spinal Surgery) in JAPAN. Endoscopic Transiliac Approach to L5-S1 Disc and Foramen Cadaver Study.  (PRNewsFoto/American Spine)

American Spine Physicians Present a novel Lumbar Endoscopic Approach at the International Society for Minimal Intervention in Spinal Surgery (ISMISS) meeting in Sapporo, Japan

American Spine physicians Dr. Atif B. Malik and Dr. Sandeep Sherlekar attended the International Society for Minimal Intervention in Spinal...

May 13, 2013, 15:06 ET
American Spine MD Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/American Spine)

American Spine Waldorf Location

 The Physicians at American Spine are experts in the field of Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery utilizing lasers, endoscopy and other options...

Mar 15, 2013, 11:05 ET

American Spine Opens New Gettysburg Office!

 American Spine is proud to announce the expansion of our services to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Although our second out of state facility,...

Jan 14, 2013, 14:19 ET
American Spine welcomes Dr. Ritu Varma, MD.  (PRNewsFoto/American Spine)

American Spine Welcomes Dr. Ritu Varma, M.D.

Dr. Ritu Varma is a graduate of the University of Toledo where she received her degree in Anesthesiology. She completed her interventional pain...

Nov 09, 2012, 15:30 ET
American Spine neurosurgeon Doctor Winters is awarded as Top Doctor.  (PRNewsFoto/American Spine)

'Top Doctor' by US News and World Report Awards American Spine Neurosurgeon Dr. Winters

Dr. Winters' medical degree and neurosurgical residency were completed at the Medical College of Virginia at Virginia Commonwealth University. He...

Oct 01, 2012, 16:27 ET
American Spine MD Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/American Spine)

American Spine Now Offers Cervical Endoscopic Discectomy

On September 25, 2012, orthopedic spine surgeon, Dr. Said Osman, performed percutaneous cervical endoscopic discectomy (CED) at American Spine...

Sep 27, 2012, 16:16 ET
American Spine MD Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/American Spine)

American Spine Receives Award from Frederick Board of County Commissioners

Congratulations to American Spine owners Dr. Malik and Dr. Sherlekar for an award by both the city and county of Frederick, MD this Monday....

Jul 26, 2012, 10:35 ET
American Spine MD Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/American Spine)

American Spine Welcomes New Pain Management Physician

American Spine has announced that Mike Yuan, MD, has joined its staff as their newest physician. Dr. Yuan joins Dr. Sandeep Sherlekar, MD,...

Jun 07, 2012, 23:18 ET

American Spine Physicians Hosting Advanced Transforaminal Endoscopic Spine Workshop

 American Spine will host another Advanced Transforaminal Endoscopic Spine Training Workshop at their multi-specialty spine center in...

Oct 04, 2011, 09:00 ET

AccuraScope™ Research Shows Significant Benefits

North American Spine, the owner of the AccuraScope™ procedure, is breaking new medical ground in the study of pain mapping techniques that...

Jul 28, 2011, 11:57 ET

American Spine Center Has Opened a New, State of the Art, Spine Treatment Facility in Frederick, MD, at 1050 Key Parkway

American Spine Center has opened a new, state of the art, spine treatment facility in Frederick, MD, at 1050 Key Parkway.  The extensive team...

Nov 17, 2010, 06:00 ET

Internationally Recognized Neurosurgeon Joins Minimally Invasive Spine Care Group

Marcos Masini, Ph.D., M.D., an internationally renowned neurosurgeon who has practiced Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery for more than a decade, has...

Oct 05, 2010, 10:00 ET

North American Spine Partners With University General Hospital to Bring Back Pain Relief to Houston Patients

North American Spine is pleased to announce a new partnership with University General Hospital in Houston, TX to bring back pain relief to Houston...

Oct 01, 2010, 10:00 ET

North American Spine Makes Guest Appearance on 'Good Morning Texas'

North American Spine is pleased to announce the appearance of Dr. Robert Bulger on the program "Good Morning Texas," live from the Victory Park...

Sep 13, 2010, 10:00 ET

North American Spine Welcomes Kenneth Alo, M.D. to Physician Group

North American Spine is pleased to announce that Kenneth Alo, M.D. has joined to help further the advancement of minimally invasive pain treatment...

Aug 16, 2010, 09:00 ET

North American Spine Welcomes Robert R. Bulger, M.D. to Dallas Physician Group

North American Spine is pleased to announce that Robert R. Bulger, M.D. has joined our group to help further the advancement of minimally invasive...