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Dr. Herzog

Dr. John Herzog Saratoga Spine

JOHN CHRISTOPHER HERZOG, D.O.

Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon

SARATOGA SPINE
31 Myrtle Street
Saratoga Springs, New York 12866
518-587-7746 (SPINE)

SARATOGA SPINE
7 Murray St.
Glens Falls, NY 12801
518-743-1010


 

FAST FACTS

  • Trained at the renowned Spine Institute of Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City.
  • Performed over 1500 spinal surgeries
  • Performed more artificial disc replacements than any other surgeon in the region
  • Has extensive experience in treating spinal diseases, especially in women
  • Is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

SPINE SURGERY FELLOWSHIP

Spine Institute of New York, Beth Israel Medical Center, New York City, NY
-General Spine Surgery-Herniated Cervical and Lumbar Discs, Spinal Stenosis, Spinal Trauma/Instability, Cervical and Lumbar Fusions
-Pediatric Spine Surgery-Scoliosis, Scheuermann’s Kyphosis
-Spinal Deformity Surgery-Adult Scoliosis/Spondylolisthesis
-Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery
-Revision Surgery for Post-Laminectomy/ Failed Back Surgery Patients
-Motion Preservation Surgery
-Training Center for Lumbar Charite Artificial Disc Replacement

ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY RESIDENCY

Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers, Jamaica, New York City
-Level One Urban Trauma Center
-Selected Chief Resident
-Representative to the American Academy of Orthopaedic

Surgeons Resident Liaison Council
-Selected Resident Leader American Orthopaedic Association
-High School Football Team Physician

Hospital for Joint Diseases-Orthopaedic Institute, New York City
-Adult Spine Surgery
-Pediatric Orthopaedic/Spine Surgery

INTERNSHIP

New York Hospital Queens, New York City
Transitional Year Resident
-included Trauma Surgery, Neurosurgery, Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine, Rheumatology, Plastic Surgery, Pediatric Surgery and Emergency Medicine at New York Hospital Queens and New York Hospital/Cornell, New York City

SPINE EDUCATION

New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury, Long Island, N.Y., D.O.
-Selected as class tutor for Clinical Medicine for Department of Minority Affairs

Clarkson University, Potsdam, N.Y., B.S. Biology-with Great Distinction

CERTIFICATION

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEO

Moderator for First Live Broadcast of SB Charite Lumbar Disc Replacement
www.OR-Live.com January 26, 2005 with Dr. Fabien D. Bitan

LECTURES

“Treatment of Painful Vertebral Compression Fractures with Minimally Invasive Balloon Kyphoplasty”
Saratoga Spine Care Meeting, December 2005

”Lumbar Disc Arthroplasty-Current Technology and Future Applications”
Saratoga SpineCare Meeting, October 2005

“‘The Future of Combined SpineCare -A Vision of Our Future”
Saratoga Hospital Medical Staff Meeting, September 2005

RESEARCH

Herzog, J., Bitan,F., Agulnick, M., “Association of MRl and Preoperative Discography on Outcomes Following Lumbar Disc Replacement Surgery.”
Presentation – Spine Arthroplasty Society May 4-7, 2005, New York, NY

Bitan, F., Agulnick, M., Herzog, J., “Preoperative Determination of Disc Replacement Sizing and Position in Relation to Segmental Lumbar Kyphosis and Pelvic Incidence.”
Presentation- Spine Arthroplasty Society May 4-7, 2005, New York, NY

Sandhu, H., Sanchez, L.P., Parventaneni, H., Herzog, J .• Cammisa, F., Ghelman, B.: “Association Between Provocative Discography and MR! Vertebral Endplate Signal Changes.”
Presentation- American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting 1999

Katz, V.; Brogle, P.; Hannibal, M.; Herzog, J.; Denton J.: “First Documented Case of a Salter Harris II Medial Clavicle Fracture with Retrosternal Displacement Diagnosed with CT Scan.”
Presentation- Pediatric Orthopaedic Club of New York. NY, NY. May 2000

Hannibal, M.; Roger, I.; Herzog, J.: “Effect of Prolonged Median Nerve Compression on the Outcome of Carpal Tunnel Release.”
Presentation- Southern Orthopaedic Association’s 94th Annual Scientific Assembly. Orlando, FL. November 2000

Award Winner- 3rd Place overall, Residents Competition

Hannibal, M.; Roger, D.; Herzog, J.: “The Effect of Prolonged Median Nerve Compression on Carpal Tunnel Release Outcomes.”
Presentation-American Association of Hand Surgery Annual Meeting, San Diego CA. January 2001

Katz, V.; Brogle, P.; Hannibal, M.; Herzog, J.; Denton, J.: “First Documented Case of a Salter Harris Type II Medial Clavicle Fracture with Retrosternal Displacement Diagnosed with CT Scan.”
Presentation-American 0rthopaedic Association, 34th Annual Residents Conference, Hershey, PA. March 30-April l, 2001

Herzog, J.; Kleinman, Y.; Eswar, S.: “A Previously Unreported SegmentalFracture of the Tibia Involving the Proximal Physis and Shaft-A Unique Case Report.”
Presentation-American Orthopaedic Association, 34th Annual Residents Conference, Hershey, PA. March 30-April 1, 2001

Herzog, J.; Katz, V.; Denton, J.: “Metastatic Hepatocellular Carcinoma First Manifesting as Musculoskeletal Pain- An Unusual Presentation: A Case Report and Literature Review.”
Presentation-American Orthopaedic Association, 34th Annual Residents Conference, Hershey, PA. March 30-April 1, 2001

Herzog, J.; Katz, V.; Denton, J.: “Skeletal Muscle Metastasis in Bronchogenic Carcinoma-A Case Report and a Review of the Literature.”
Presentation-American Orthopaedic Association, 34th Annual Residents Conference, Hershey, PA. March 30-April 1, 2001

Hannibal, M.; Roger, I.; Herzog, J.: “Effect of Prolonged Median Nerve Compression on the Outcome of Carpal Tunnel Release.”
Presented- The Brooklyn and Long Island Chapter of the American College of Surgeons and The Brooklyn Surgical Society Murry Friedman Resident Competition Brooklyn, NY. May 2001

Award Winner-2nd Place in Clinical Category

Kleinman, Y.; Herzog, J.; Denton, J.: “A Rare Injury Pattern Involving an Elbow Dislocation with a Concomitant lspilateral Galliazzi Fracture Caused by an Air Bag Deployment During a Motor Vehicle Accident.”
Presentation-Eastern Orthopaedic Association 32nd Annual Meeting, Southhampton, Bermuda. October 10-14, 2001

Hannibal, M.; Roger, D.; Herzog, J.: “The Effect of Prolonged Median Nerve Compression on Carpal Tunnel Release Outcomes.”
Presented-Eastern Orthopaedic Association 32nd Annual Meeting, Southhampton, Bermuda. October 10-14, 2001.

Katz, V.; Brogle, P.; Hannibal, M.; Herzog, J.; Denton, J.: “First Documented Case of a Salter Harris Type II Medial Clavicle Fracture with Retrosternal Displacement Diagnosed with CT Scan.”
Presentation-Eastern Orthopaedic Association 32nd Annual Meeting, Southhampton, Bermuda. October 10-14, 2001.

Herzog, J.; Kleinman, Y.; Schwartz, E.; Denton, J.: “Are Post-Operative Radiographs Necessary in the Management of Bimalleolar Ankle Fractures Prior to Union?”
Presentation-Eastern Orthopaedic Association 32nd Annual Meeting, Southhampton, Bermuda. October 10-14, 2001

Herzog, .T.; Kleinman, Y.; Schwartz, E.; Denton, J.: “Are Post-Operative Radiographs Necessary in the Management of Bimallcolar Ankle Fractures Prior to Union?”
Presentation-Western Orthopaedic Association 66th Annual Meeting, Maui, Hawaii. August 1-4, 2002

MEMBERSHIP

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
North American Spine Society

International Medical Charitable Organizations

SCRUBBS (Spine Care Relief United Beyond Borders) NASS

SIGN (Surgical Implant Generation Network) Recent trip to Baroda, India;
-Performed fracture surgery and educated local surgeons at an underserved trauma center for multiple injured patients

Blue Distinction Center for Spine Surgery