Special Thanks

HARMS

Professor Juergen Harms is a world-renowned spinal deformity surgeon in Germany. In 1995, he was a co-founder of the Harms Study Group and played an instrumental role in guiding the group’s initial research plans. Over the past two decades, he has remained engaged and excited about the group’s contributions to the literature and scientific community on new spinal deformity surgery techniques and treatment outcomes.

Thank you, Professor Harms, for your wisdom, expertise and support! The members of the Harms Study Group are proud to bear your name.

Executive Committee

HSG Members

HSG currently has 37 active members at any one time. Each members contribute significantly to the main studies of the group. Membership is by invitation of the Executive Committee.

Our HSG members are spread across the United States and Canada. Click on the individual cities below to see which one of our members resides there.

  • Mark Abel, MD
    University of Virginia Children’s Center
  • John Asghar, MD
    TBD

  • Keith Bachmann, MD
    University of Virginia

  • Randy Betz, MD
    Institute for Spine & Scoliosis

  • Aaron Buckland, MD
    New York University

  • Patrick Cahill, MD
    Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

  • David Clements, MD
    Temple Hospital New Jersey

  • Tom Errico, MD
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases

  • Nicholas Fletcher, MD
    Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
  • Jack Flynn, MD
    Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Peter Gabos, MD
    Alfred I. DuPont Hospital for Children
  • Stephen George, MD
    Nicklaus Children’s Hospital

  • Michael Glotzbecker, MD
    Boston Children’s Hospital

  • Munish Gupta, MD
    Washington University

  • Juergen Harms, MD
    Rehabilitationskrankenhaus

  • Daniel Hedequist, MD
    Boston Children’s Hospital

  • Steven Hwang, MD
    Shriners Hospitals for Children

  • Amit Jain, MD
    Johns Hopkins Hospital

  • Michael Kelly, MD
    Washington University
  • Hubert Labelle, MD
    St. Justine’s Montreal
  • Ronald Lehman Jr., MD
    Columbia University
  • Larry Lenke, MD
    Columbia University

  • Baron Lonner, MD
    Scoliosis and Spine Associates

  • Jean Mac-Thiong, MD
    St. Justine’s Montreal Hospital

  • Firoz Miyanji, MD
    British Columbia Children’s Hospital

  • Peter Newton, MD
    Rady Children’s Hospital

  • Josh Pahys, MD
    Shriners Hospital for Children

  • Stefan Parent, MD
    St. Justine’s Montreal Hospital

  • Christopher Reilly, MD
    British Columbia Children’s Hospital
  • Ben Roye, MD
    Columbia Univeristy
  • Amer Samdani, MD
    Shriners Hospital for Children
  • Suken Shah, MD
    Alfred I. DuPont Hospital for Children

  • Harry Shufflebarger, MD
    Nicklaus Children’s Hospital

  • Paul Sponseller, MD
    Johns Hopkins Hospital

  • Peter Sturm, MD
    Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

  • Daniel Sucato, MD
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children

  • Salil Upasani, MD
    Rady Children’s Hospital

  • Michael Vitale, MD
    Columbia University
  • Burt Yaszay, MD
    Rady Children’s Hospital

Emeritus Members

  • Alvin Crawford, MD
    Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
  • Dennis Wenger, MD
    Rady Children’s Hospital

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