Patrick Hsieh,MD

About Patrick
Specialties:
  • Neurosurgery
Board Certifications:
  • Neurosurgery

Patrick C. Hsieh, MD is a board-certified neurosurgeon specializing in complex spine and spine tumor surgery. He is a distinguished research scholar and is triple fellowship trained in the areas of minimally invasive surgery (MIS), complex reconstructive spinal surgery and spine oncology. He is the recipient of the Edwin M. Todd/Trent H. Wells, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Neurosurgery award. Dr. Hsieh is well-recognized for his expertise in spinal deformity and spine tumor surgery and travels nationally and internationally to share his expertise with other spine surgeons.

Dr. Hsieh focuses on optimizing outcomes based on each patient’s individual needs and often performs spinal revision surgery. He is a leader in MIS treatment of degenerative spine disorders and a pioneer in the technique of MIS for tumor resection. His interests also include the treatment of spine tumors. Dr. Hsieh works alongside the Chordoma Foundation to treat patients from all over the world.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:
• Adult Spinal Deformity
• Chordoma
• Complex Spine Surgery
• Failed Back Syndrome
• Intradural Tumors
• Minimally Invasive Spine
Surgery
• Schwannoma
• Scoliosis
• Spinal Cord Tumors
• Spinal Stenosis
• Spine Tumors
• Spondylolisthesis
• Tethered Cord Syndrome

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS:
• American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)
• Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS)
• Joint Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves
• North American Spine Section (NASS)
• Scoliosis Research Society (SRS)

EDUCATION:
• MD, University of Southern California, 2001

RESIDENCY:
• Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago
- Neurological Surgery, 2001 - 2007

FELLOWSHIPS:
• Spinal Oncology and Complex Spine Surgery Fellowship, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2007 - 2008
• Complex Reconstructive Spinal Surgery Fellowship, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine, 2005 - 2006
• Advanced Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery Fellowship,Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine, 2005 - 2006

Listen to a PODCAST with Dr. Hsieh on Degenerative Disk Disease

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