Erik C. Spayde, M.D.
CONEJO SPINE |
558 St. Charles Drive
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
Harvard Medical School
Harvard Department of Orthopedic Surgery
The Spine Institute at St. John’s Health Center, Santa Monica, CA
|Erik Spayde, MD is an orthopedic surgeon with specialty training in the treatment of neck and back disorders. He has extensive experience in treating multiple spine disorders including degenerative disk disease, disc herniations, spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis, kyphosis, scoliosis, and spinal trauma. He has performed both cervical and lumbar artificial disc replacement. His expertise in multiple complex spinal disorders allows him to choose the proper treatment modality for his patients. His primary medical and research interests include dynamic lumbar stabilization systems and artificial disc replacement.
Dr. Spayde received his undergraduate degree in Biological Science from Stanford University he graduated Phi Beta Kappa with honors and distinction in field of immunology. He graduated from Harvard Medical School where he was awarded research grants from the NIH/Howard Hughes Medical Institute and the Arthritis Foundation. He completed his internship in general surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. He was selected by the Harvard Department of Orthopedic Surgery to complete his residency training at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. After residency, Dr. Spayde obtained further training in complex spinal-reconstruction surgery at The Spine Institute at St. John’s Health Center in Santa Monica with Rick Delamarter M.D.
Dr. Spayde has presented research at national and international spine meetings and he has published numerous scientific articles. Dr. Spayde remains active in education, research and innovation. He is a member of the Harvard Medical Alumni Association, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, and Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society.Dr. Spayde’s office is located in Thousand Oaks, CA. His goal is to provide a comprehensive treatment approach to patients with spinal disorders. Dr. Spayde performs spine surgery at Los Robles Regional Medical Center in Thousand Oaks where he is building a spine program to offer cutting edge technology utilizing state-of-the art imaging, minimally invasive surgery, and advanced spinal reconstruction.