7 spine surgeons & neurosurgeons on the move in October 2016 - November 1, 2016

Courtesy of Becker’s Spine Review • November 1, 2016

Written by Megan Wood

Here are seven spine surgeons and neurosurgeons that joined new organizations or received promotions in October.

Salem, Mass.-based North Shore Medical Center added spine surgeon Jason Bessey, MD, to its medical team.

Texas Medical Center’s Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute and UTHealth’s McGovern Medical School, both located in Houston, welcomed Yoshua Esquenazi, MD, to the team.

Gary, Ind.-based Methodist Hospitals welcomed Ashid Patel, MD, to the Methodist Physician Group.

Orthopedic spine surgeon Ahmed Saleh, MD, joined Maimonides Medical Center in New York City.

Alan Van Norman, MD, will begin seeing patients once a month at Sanford Health West Dickinson (N.D.) Clinic on Nov. 8. The board-certified neurosurgeon serves patients at Sanford Brain & Spine Center in Bismarck, N.D., during the rest of the month.

Timothy T. Roberts, MD, joined Coastal Orthopedics Sports Medicine & Pain Management in Bradenton, Fla.

Park Rapids, Minn.-based CHI St. Joseph’s Health welcomed Brennan Smith, DO, to its team. He will head the hospital’s orthopedic and spine surgery services.