Dr. Joshua Rovner, Second Opinion Spine Surgeon in New Jersey
For many of us, the thought of spine surgery is enough to send shivers up . . . well, you know. If you have been recommended for spine surgery, the next best step is to find a highly competent spine surgeon who can provide a second opinion. By meeting with another doctor, you can receive new insight into your condition and possible treatment options. This information may or may not correspond with the opinion given by your first doctor, but a good second opinion doctor will thoroughly explain all the reasons behind his opinion, and do so in plain English.
You deserve the best care and treatment possible. Spinal surgery is highly specialized the techniques used must be accurate and precise, as there is no room for error. Not all neurosurgeons and orthopedic surgeons are qualified to be considered spine surgeons. A true spine surgeon is a sub-specialty trained physician. His training goes beyond what is required for orthopedic surgeons and includes fellowship training specifically for spine surgery, an intensive period of study where specialized skills are acquired and perfected.
New Jersey spine surgeon, Joshua S. Rovner, M.D. is a board certified spine and orthopedic surgeon who is licensed to practice in the states of New York and New Jersey. He was fellowship trained at the world famous Twin Cities Spine Center and specializes in both non-surgical and surgical treatment of pain related to the neck and entire back. He utilizes techniques focused on minimizing operating time and preventing complications, which can result in a faster recovery period post-surgery.