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Jeffrey A. Goldstein, MD, FACS
Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon
NYU Langone Medical Center Hospital for Joint Diseases
New York, NY
Dr. Goldstein is a member of the SpineUniverse Editorial Board.

About Jeffrey A. Goldstein, MD, FACS

Dr. Jeffrey A. Goldstein is an Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon at the NYU Langone Medical Center Hospital for Joint Diseases, where he also serves as the Director of Spine Service for Education and Director of Spine Fellowship. He is also Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at NYU School of Medicine.

Dr. Goldstein's surgical expertise treats lumbar, thoracic, and cervical disorders, including degenerative diseases, disc herniation, spinal stenosis, deformity, spondylolisthesis, trauma, tumors, and infections. He also has special interest in minimally invasive approaches and artificial disc replacement. He is also an innovator in the use of robotic technologies in advanced spine surgery.

Having distinguished himself as a researcher and innovator, Dr. Goldstein’s work has advanced the development of biomedical materials and devices. He has authored book chapters and published research in national and international scientific journals. He has also instructed other surgeons across the globe on minimally invasive spine surgery and artificial disc replacement techniques.

Dr. Goldstein is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons.

Dr. Goldstein earned his degrees from Colgate University and the State University of New York Downstate Medical Center at Brooklyn where he graduated Summa Cum Laude with Distinction in Research. He was trained in orthopaedic surgery at the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Dr. Goldstein completed a fellowship in spine surgery.

Dr. Goldstein shares his expertise by serving on the editorial and advisory boards of The Spine Journal, the International Journal of Spine Surgery, the Global Spine Journal, Spine Surgery Today, and the Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Diseases. He is also on the review board for Spine. In addition to being a member of several national and international spine societies, Dr. Goldstein is the past President of the International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery.

Dr. Goldstein has received numerous awards and accolades throughout his career, including receiving Vitals Patients’ Choice and Most Compassionate Doctor awards. He was also recognized by New York Magazine and Super Doctors as one of New York’s “Best Doctors” and by Castle Connolly as one of America’s Top Doctors.


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Articles Reviewed by Jeffrey A. Goldstein, MD, FACS

Combined Robotic Navigation System for Screw Placement Shows Efficacy in Spinal Surgery

Malpositioning of screws in posterior lumbar spinal fusion can lead to neurologic and visceral injury, as well as biomechanical compromise. ISASS19 presentation reviews the efficacy of a novel robotic navigation system in a retrospective case series.

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