Dr. Melamed Listed in Becker’s Spine Review Article, ’33 Spine Surgeons Performing Artificial Disc Replacement’
Written by Laura Miller and Anuja Vaidya | Becker’s Orthopedic, Spine & Pain Management
Here are 33 spine surgeons who perform artificial disc replacement procedures.
Hooman M. Melamed, MD (DISC Sports & Spine Center, Marina Del Rey, Calif.). Dr. Melamed is the director of scoliosis at Marina Del Rey Hospital and member of DISC Sports & Spine Center. He performs artificial disc replacements, stem cell therapies and motion-sparing procedures. Dr. Melamed has been the lead author on several published papers in peer-reviewed journals. He earned his medical degree at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and completed his residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago. His additional training includes a spine fellowship at the Institute for Spinal Disorders at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.