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Advances in new technology regarding the evaluation and treatment of spinal disorders have created a need for physicians with specialized training. The physicians of HSC are Fellowship-trained and Board Certified in their respective fields of expertise.

The physicians of HSC are leaders in the treatment of disorders of the spine. They continually contribute to the development of new surgical techniques and instrumentation systems. HSC is one of the few facilities in the Country selected to conduct clinical trials evaluating the Pro-Disc lumbar disc replacement system.

HSC physicians have published numerous spine-related scientific articles and continue to be recognized for their dedication in educating the medical community.

Caravaggi P, Chaudary S, Uko L, Chen L, Khamsi B, Vives M.A novel design for application of pure moments in-vitro: application to the kinematic analysis of the cervical spine.
J Biomech. 2013 Apr 5;46(6):1221-4

Mikhael, M.M.,Khamsi B, Wang, J.C.Chapter 5: Critical Outlook and Overview Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery – Techniques, Evidence, and Controversies.
Ed. First. Thieme Publisher. December 2012

Michael Vives MD, Babak Khamsi MD, Gaurav Gupta MD, Charles Prestigiacomo, MD and Chirag Gandhi, MD: Vertebral Artery Injury in Blunt Cervical Spine Trauma: A Review of Literature.
Spine line- North American Spine Society (NASS) pp. 13-23 July- August 2011

Capo J, Khamsi B, Nourbakhsh A.Posterolateral instability of the elbow in an adolescent boy with a lateral epicondyle fracture: a case report.
Hand (N Y). 2011 Mar;6(1):71-5

Khamsi B, de la Roza G, Damron TA.Orthopaedic-radiology-pathology conference: Forearm mass in a 15-year-old girl.
Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2007 Oct;463:229-36

Babak Khamsi: "Use of Cross-Leg Flap for Soft-Tissue Coverage in Complicated Pilon Fracture: A Case Report." Submitted for publication

Babak Khamsi. “Vertebral Artery Injury in Blunt Cervical Spine Trauma”. Presentation.
New Jersey Orthopaedic Society - 2012

Babak Khamsi. "Flexor Tendon Repair With FiberLoop Compared to Conventional Suture Materials: A Biomechanical Study"
American Society for Surgery of the Hand Annual meeting, San Antonio, TX - August 2005

Dennis Cramer et al. : Effect of Pedal Pump and Thoracic Pump Techniques on Intracranial Pressure in Patients With Traumatic Brain Injuries J Am Osteopath Assoc, 110: 232 - 238, Apr 2010

Cramer, Dennis E.; Maher, Philip Colby; Pettigrew, David B.; Kuntz, Charles IV: Major Neurologic Deficit Immediately After Adult Spinal Surgery: Incidence and Etiology Over 10 Years at a Single Training Institution Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques. 22(8):565-570, December 2009

Dennis Cramer, Dan Muilli & Javed Siddiqi: "Cerebral Protection Measures", in Neurosurgical Intensive Care, J. Siddiqi, Editor Thieme Publishers, New York, June 2008

Dennis Cramer, Dan Muilli, & Javed Siddiqi: Neurophysiology in the NeuroICU: Options/Indications/Interpretationð, in Neurosurgical Intensive Care, J. Siddiqi, Editor Thieme Publishers, New York, June 2008

DePowell JJ, Cramer D, Jaramillo J, Kuntz C: Vertebral Osteomyelitis: a review International Proceedings of the 13th European Congress of Neurosurgery

Haider T, Siambanes D, Martinez J, Butler E: Diskography Outcomes in Patients Following Lumbar Diskectomy Orthopedics, Vol. 26. No 8, August 2003

Woods CS, Kishino ND, Haider TT, Kay PK: Effects of Subacute Versus Chronic Status of Low Back Pain Patients Response to a Functional Restoration Program Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation: Vol. 10, No. 3, 2000

Polatin P, Gatchel R, Haider T, Kishino N: Functional Restoration Therapy for Post-Operative and Non-Operative Spinal Pain Syndrome California Workers Compensation Enquirer: Vol. 16, No. 9, p. 28-29, April 1999

Haider T, Kishino N, Gray T, Tomlin M, Daubert H: The Effectiveness of Functional Restoration for Post Lumbar Spine Surgery Patients: A Comparison Study Paper presented at ISSLS , Brussels , Belgium , June, 1998

Haider T, Kishino N, Gray T, Tomlin M, Daubert H: Functional Restoration: Comparison of Surgical and Non Surgical Spine Patients Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation, Vol. 8, No. 4 1998