Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Joshua Heller, MD, MBA

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Assistant Professor

Specialties
Neurosurgery - Adult Reconstructive Spine
Neurosurgery - General
Neurosurgery - Spinal Oncology

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Office Locations

Philadelphia
909 Walnut Street
2nd Floor, COB Bldg.
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-7000
Fax: (215) 503-9170
Bryn Mawr
830 Old Lancaster Rd
Suite 209
Bryn Mawr PA 19010
Phone: (610) 525-1061
Fax: (610) 525-3509

Medical Services

Years in Practice

6

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Education

  • Temple University School of Medicine, Medical School

Internship

  • Temple University Hospital

Residency

  • Temple University Hospital

Fellowship

  • University of Virginia Medical Center

Recent Publications

Cervical Spondylodiscitis: Presentation, Timing, and Surgical Management in 59 Patients

Interspinous implants: are the new implants better than the last generation? A review

Lateral lumbar retroperitoneal transpsoas approach in the setting of spondylodiscitis: A technical note

Is An Isolated Intervertebral Disk with Significant Degeneration Magnetic Resonance Imaging A Cause of Low Back Pain That Requires No Confirmatory Diagnostic Tests?

Fluoroscopic Confirmation of Sacral Pedicle Screw Placement Utilizing Pelvic Inlet and Outlet Technique

Suture Choice in Lumbar Dural Closure Contributes to Variation in Leak Pressures: Experimental Model

Long-segment fusion for adult spinal deformity correction using low-dose recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2: A retrospective review of fusion rates

Cervical spine spondylodiscitis after esophageal dilation in patients with a history of laryngectomy or pharyngectomy and pharyngeal irradiation

C1 lateral mass screw migration causing a delayed unilateral hypoglossal nerve lesion

C-5 palsy after cerebrospinal fluid diversion in posttraumatic syringomyelia: Case report

Surgical management in 40 consecutive patients with cervical spinal epidural abscesses: Shifting toward circumferential treatment

Intraoperative vancomycin use in spinal surgery: Single institution experience and microbial trends

An algorithmic strategy for selecting a surgical approach in cervical deformity correction

Timing in the surgical evacuation of spinal epidural abscesses

Longitudinal incidence and concurrence rates for traumatic brain injury and spine injury - A twenty year analysis

Failure of lumbopelvic fixation after long construct fusions in patients with adult spinal deformity: Clinical and radiographic risk factors

A survey-based study of wrong-level lumbar spine surgery: The scope of the problem and current practices in place to help avoid these errors

Modulation of inflammatory responses by a cannabinoid-2-selective agonist after spinal cord injury

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