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Specialists in Surgical Spine Care

About Us: Meet Dr. Hishmeh

Shuriz Hishmeh, MD

Fellowship Trained Spine Surgeon
Board-Eligible Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Shuriz Hishmeh is a fellowship trained spine surgeon that has recently won the prestigious Patients Choice Award. He trained under nationally recognized spine and deformity surgeons in Manhattan (New York City). He is a board eligible orthopaedic surgeon that completed his Orthopaedic Training at Stony Brook University Medical Center.

Dr. Hishmeh graduated with honors from the University of Vermont by receiving the prestigious academic award of Alpha Omega Alpha. Today, he specializes in all spine care.

His background of physical therapy enables him to be empathic to your post operative care. His outstanding surgical training enables Dr. Hishmeh, with your involvement, to determine when and what surgical procedures can maximize your quality of life.This combination of empathy and surgical skills allows Dr. Hishmeh to make you feel comfortable and confident under his care.

Dr. Hishmeh is a member of the elite Scoliosis Research Society, the American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Medical Society.

Dr. Hishmeh has been active in multiple research studies and has presented his research on a national level on numerous occasions. Additionally, Dr. Hishmeh is involved with academics and is a clinical assistant professor at the North Shore-LIJ Hofstra University Medical School.

Education

  • Undergraduate New York University, New York, NY
  • Medical University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT

Medical Training

  • General Surgery Internship Stony Brook Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY
  • Orthopedic Surgery Residency Stony Brook Medical Center, Stony Brook, NY
  • Spine Surgery Fellowship The Spine Institute at Beth Israel, New York, NY

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Medical Association

Hospital Affiliations

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