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Zorica Buser, PhD
Assistant Professor of Research Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

About Zorica Buser, PhD

Dr. Zorica Buser is an Assistant Professor of Research Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, CA.

Dr. Buser received her doctorate degree in Human Biology from the University of Ulm in Germany. She completed two postdoctoral fellowships: The first was at the Institute of Orthopaedic Research & Biomechanics at the University of Ulm, and the second was at the Department of Orthopaedics, University of California in San Francisco.

Dr. Buser has written more than 40 published articles, 5 book chapters, and has presented more than 50 podium and poster presentations at spine meetings all over the world.

She is a member of the North American Spine Society (NASS), Lumbar Spine Research Society (LSRS), and AOSpine. Dr. Buser also reviews the Global Spine Journal and European Spine Journal. Dr. Buser is an Associate Member of AO Spine Knowledge Forum – Degen/Biologics. She is also a member of NASS Committee, Section on Biologics & Basic Research.

Articles Written by Zorica Buser, PhD

How Safe Is Cervical Spine Surgery?

Complications during routine neck surgery are rare, and a study shows death, the most serious is virtually nonexistent.

Articles Reviewed by Zorica Buser, PhD

Stem Cell Therapy, Spine Care and Treatment

Are you considering stem cell therapy to help treat your neck or back pain? What you should know about stem cell therapy before pursuing this treatment.

Stem Cell Therapy and Spine Care

Stem cell therapy might be the non-surgical solution to back and neck pain, and medical practices offering this therapy report a surge of interest from patients. Spine experts, Jeffrey C. Wang, MD, and Zorica Buser, PhD, shed light on the science and stigma of stem cell therapy.

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Xenco Medical and AO Spine (consultancy, past)