Meet Our Spine Center Team

Our Spine Specialists


Our team of specialists has the advanced training and experience to deliver compassionate, comprehensive and leading-edge care for a full range of spinal disorders.

All Spine Center physicians are board certified and faculty of Harvard Medical School. They collaborate frequently with colleagues in neurology, physical therapy and radiology.

Neurosurgery

Efstathios Papavassiliou, MD

Efstathios Papavassiliou, MD

Co-Director, Spine Center

Ziev Moses, MD

Ziev B. Moses, MD

Neurosurgery

Martina Stippler, MD

Martina Stippler, MD

Vice Chief, Neurosurgery; Director, Neurotrauma; Site Director, BIDMC/BMC Neurosurgical Residency Program

Emily Martyn, NP

Emily Martyn, NP

Neurosurgery

Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Jason L. Pittman, MD

Jason L. Pittman, MD, PhD, FAAOS

Co-Director, Spine Center

Sapan Gandhi, MD

Sapan Gandhi, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery

James Sarni, MD

James Sarni, MD

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Andrew P. White, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Barbara Drotter, NP

Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Julia Kurker, NP

Julia Kurker, NP

Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Tereza Pinkhasova, NP

Tereza Pinkhasova, PA-C

Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Wen Yue, NP

Wen Yue, NP

Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Pain Medicine

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Thomas T. Simopoulos, MD

Co-Director, Spine Center; Pain Medicine

Viet L. Cai, MD

Anesthesia

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Jatinder S. Gill, MD, MBBS

Anesthesia; Pain Medicine

Jyotsna V Nagda, MD

Jyotsna V. Nagda, MD

Director, Pain Medicine Fellowship

Christopher C Wenger, MD

Christopher C. Wenger, MD

Anesthesia; Pain Medicine

Cyrus A. Yazdi, MD

Anesthesia

Lindsy Gusiora, NP

Pain Medicine

Caitlin Hussey, NP

Caitlin Hussey, NP

Pain Medicine

Amanda Iwunze, NP

Amanda Iwunze, NP

Pain Medicine

Physiatry

Syed Mahmood MD

Syed Hazique Mahmood, MD 

Pain Medicine

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Anthony Lee, MD

Anesthesia

Emily Wang, MD

Emily L. Wang, MD

Anesthesia; Pain Medicine