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Dr. Neel Anand

Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Los Angeles, CA
37 years experience male

Locations

The Anand Spine Group

Los Angeles, CA

Address

444 South San Vicente Blvd., Suite 800, Los Angeles, CA
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Practice website

Fax

3104239773

About

Bio

I am an orthopedic spine surgeon and Director of Spine Trauma at the Cedars-Sinai Spine Center in Los Angeles. My primary clinical focus is on minimally invasive surgical techniques for spinal disorders and trauma, which result in smaller incisions, faster recovery and better outcomes for my patients. The last 10 years I have spent developing and Instructing colleagues on minimally invasive techniques for correction of spinal deformity. We have published extensively on the topic and have a wealth of experience thats benefiting patients worldwide

Specialties
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Orthopedic Spine Surgery

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4 Answers
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A female asked:
Dr. Neel Anand
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 37 years experience
It varies.: Because every individual recovers at a different rate, it is difficult to give an exact length of rehabilitation time. Generally speaking, most patien... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neel Anand
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 37 years experience
No.: If this isn't something you have already discussed with your ob/gyn you should definitely consult with him/her. He/she may recommend you see a spine s... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neel Anand
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 37 years experience
A Spine Specialist: A spine specialist is a specific type of orthopedic surgeon who specializes in conditions, deformities and treatments of the spine. A spine specialty ... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A female asked:
Dr. Neel Anand
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 37 years experience
Maybe.: To know whether a back brace will help your pain, you need to know what's causing it. The back brace is best used in the acute setting, for a short du... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Testimonials
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Thank you notes
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Mar 15, 2014
An amazing surgeon! I needed a fusion and many Dr. were afraid to because of my age (23). He's very knowledgable and confidence inspiring and I would recommend him to my mom if she ever needed spine ...Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Anand is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Anand is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Bombay, Topiwala National Medical College, India
Graduated 1983MD

Awards

2011 Leon Wiltse Award for Best Clinical Paper, Las Vegas , SAS 2011: "Long Term 2 to 4 year Clinical and Functional Outcomes of Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) for Adult Spinal Deformity"

Affiliations

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
North American Spine Society
Scoliosis Research Society
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