Meet Our Team
Andrew Hecht, MD, Chief of Spine Surgery and Director of Spine Center
Dr. Hecht is the Chief of Spine Surgery for the Mount Sinai Health System and Director of the Spine Center at Mount Sinai in the Leni and Peter W. May Department of Orthopaedics. Dr. Hecht is a graduate of Harvard Medical School and completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Harvard Medical School as well as a trauma fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital.
Sheeraz Qureshi, MD
Dr. Qureshi is Co-Director of the Spine Fellowship and Associate Professor of Spinal Surgery at The Mount Sinai Hospital in the Leni and Peter W. May Department of Orthopaedics. He also serves as the Chief of Spinal Trauma at Elmhurst Hospital Center.
Andrew Casden, MD
Dr. Casden is Co-Director of the Spine Fellowship. He is a board certified orthopaedic spinal surgeon who is a recognized expert in the new and exciting field of minimally invasive spinal surgery as well as more traditional spinal surgery.
Sean E. McCance, MD
Dr. McCance serves as Co-Director of Spine Surgery at the Mount Sinai Hospital, and he also serves as Director of “Spine Associates,” one of the busiest spine surgery practices in Manhattan. Dr. McCance completed his Spine Surgery Fellowship at the prestigious Minnesota Spine Center in Minneapolis, and he is board certified in both Orthopedic Surgery and Spine Surgery.
M. Darryl Antonacci, MD
Dr. Antonacci has extensive surgical experience in adults and children with particular interest in scoliosis surgery and complex reconstructive spine surgery including minimally invasive fusion techniques.
Evan Baird, MD
Dr. Baird is Assistant Professor of Spinal Surgery at The Mount Sinai Health System, where he serves patients at both The Mount Sinai Hospital and Mount Sinai West. Dr. Baird completed his residency at The Mount Sinai Hospital, with additional surgical training as a Spine Surgery Fellow at Emory University.
John Caridi, MD
Dr. Caridi’s broad experience gives Dr. Caridi a unique expertise in treating patients who are affected by a wide variety of disease of the spinal column and the central nervous system.
Samuel Cho, MD
Dr. Cho has dual appointment as Assistant Professor of Spinal Surgery in the Leni and Peter W. May Department of Orthopaedics and the Department of Neurosurgery at The Mount Sinai Hospital.
Tanvir Choudhri, MD
Dr. Choudhri is Co-Director of the Neurosurgery Spine Program in the Mount Sinai Department of Neurological Surgery.
Arthur Jenkins, III, MD
Dr. Jenkins utilizes innovative approaches to surgical treatment for the entire spectrum of spinal disorders and peripheral nerve diseases.
Paul Kuflik, MD
Dr. Kuflik performs spine surgery for numerous spinal conditions, on both children and adults, including scoliosis and other spinal deformities, degenerative and traumatic conditions of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine, cervical myelopathy, spinal stenosis, herniated discs, and spondylolisthesis.
Baron Lonner, MD
Dr. Lonner is Chief of the Division of Spine Surgery at the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Mount Sinai Beth Israel.
Michael Neuwirth, MD
Dr. Neuwirth is a Professor of Orthopedics at The Mount Sinai School of Medicine.
Vikas Varma, MD
Dr. Varma has expertise in complex and advanced spinal surgery, and he has helped pioneer decompression and reconstructive surgical techniques, including minimally invasive techniques for scoliosis, as well as cervical and lumbar degenerative conditions.
Eugene Bulkin, MD
Dr. Bulkin is a spine specialist whose areas of expertise encompass non-surgical evaluation and treatment of spine and spine-related conditions.
Stuart Kahn, MD
Dr. Kahn holds dual appointments in the Leni and Peter W. May Department of Orthopedics and the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at Mount Sinai.
Alexander Lee, MD
Dr. Lee is an Assistant Professor dually appointed in the Department of Orthopaedics and the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
Bradley Grossman, DC
Dr. Grossman is the first member of the complimentary care community invited to join the Leni and Peter W. May Department of Orthopaedics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai School and the Spine Center at The Mount Sinai Hospital.