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Samuel K. Cho, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Orthopaedics
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY

About Samuel K. Cho, MD

Dr. Samuel Cho is an Associate Professor in the Department of Orthopaedics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York, NY. Dr. Cho also serves as Chief of Spine Surgery at Mount Sinai West and is the Director of the Spine Surgery Fellowship program. He specializes in minimally invasive surgical procedures and complex reconstruction of spinal deformities.

Dr. Cho graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Virginia in Charlotteville, where he was a Rhodes Scholar regional finalist. He received his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO.

Dr. Cho completed an orthopaedic surgery residency at the New York Orthopaedic Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center in New York, NY.  Thereafter, Dr. Cho returned to Washington University School of Medicine to complete a Pediatric and Adult Spinal Surgery Fellowship at Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University Medical Center.


Articles Reviewed by Samuel K. Cho, MD

Modified Frailty Index Score Helps Stratify High-Surgical Risk Patients Undergoing ALIF

High score on a modified Frailty Index was an independent predictor of any complication and pulmonary complication in patients undergoing anterior lumbar interbody fusion.

Magnetic Kyphoplasty May Optimize Drug Delivery in Spinal Compression Fractures

Magnetic kyphoplasty as a new technique to accompany mainstay spinal compression fracture management lends advancement in predictive modeling and targeted drug delivery.

Does Inflammatory Bowel Disease Complicate Lumbar Fusion Outcomes?

Inflammatory bowel disease is becoming increasingly more common among patients undergoing lumbar fusion, according to a retrospective, cross-sectional analysis of a nationwide database.

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