Richard G. Fessler, MD
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- Wednesday:9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Craniovertebral Junction Disorders, Scoliosis, Spinal Cord Tumors, Spinal Surgery, Spinal Tumors, Complex Spine Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Spondylolisthesis, Cervical Disc Disease, Reconstructive Spine Surgery, Traumatic Brain Injury, Head Trauma, Spinal Deformity, Spinal Disorders, Spinal Fusion, Spinal Infections, Spinal Stenosis Surgery, General Neurosurgery, Spinal Trauma, Degenerative Spine Condition, Herniated Disc, Lumbar Disc Disease, Minimally Invasive Techniques, Back Pain
Education and Training
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine 1983
University of Chicago Medical Center
Dr. Fessler was recruited from the University of Chicago where he served as Chief of Neurological Surgery. He has extensive experience in minimally invasive spinal surgery and instrumentation and is internationally renowned. He has been an invited Visiting Professor to numerous universities; is a member of all the major neurosurgical and many orthopedic societies/associations; has been an Honored Guest of neurosurgical societies in many countries including Japan, Mexico, Egypt, South Africa, China and Argentina; and has an extensive publishing record. He has a particular interest in musculoskeletal disease and comprehensive care for those patients.
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