Kern Singh, MD, was named associate director of the spine division at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago.
Dr. Singh has been a faculty member for 18 years and is a professor, according to a Feb. 7 news release from Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush. He is a known expert in minimally invasive and endoscopic spine surgery and teaches the techniques to surgeons worldwide.
Dr. Singh is also a leader in cervical disc replacement and has been involved in FDA trials for the technology. He's a prolific reseracher and has more than 500 publications, presentations and book chapters.