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Jonathan Krystal, MD

About Jonathan Krystal, MD

Jonathan Krystal, MD, is a spine surgeon and attending physician at Montefiore Health System. He specializes in treating diseases of the spine. His research has focused on spinal diseases, particularly on the use of advanced technologies such as radiosurgery to treat them.

Dr. Krystal earned his medical degree from University of Connecticut School of Medicine and completed a residency in orthopedics at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He followed that with a fellowship in spine surgery at the Rothman Institute at Jefferson University Hospitals in Philadelphia. He is a member American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and the American Medical Association.


Articles Reviewed by Jonathan Krystal, MD

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