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, Spinal Deformity, Spinal Disorders, Spinal Fusion, Spinal Infections, Spinal Stenosis Surgery, Spinal Trauma, Traumatic Brain Injury, Spondylolisthesis, Back Pain, Cervical Disc Disease, Reconstructive Spine Surgery, Minimally Invasive Techniques, Lumbar Disc Disease, Herniated Disc, Head Trauma, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Degenerative Spine Condition, General Neurosurgery
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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