Ankit I. Mehta, MD
Director of Spinal Oncology
Assistant Professor, Clinical Neurosurgery
University of Illinois
Chicago, IL

About Ankit I. Mehta, MD

Dr. Ankit Mehta is Director of Spinal Oncology at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) Health specializing in the surgical treatment of complex spinal conditions, including spinal tumors and deformity. In addition, Dr. Mehta is Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurosurgery at UIC.

Dr. Mehta received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Boston. He completed his general surgical internship at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, and neurological surgery residency at Duke University in Durham, NC. During his residency, he completed a stereotactic radio surgery fellowship followed by a complex spine and spinal oncology fellowship at The Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD.

Articles Reviewed by Ankit I. Mehta, MD

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.

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