Dr Anthony Yeung is a board certified Orthopedic Spine Surgeon who specializes in diagnosing and treating the causes of back pain and sciatica from painful degenerative conditions of the lumbar spine, particularly herniated discs, bulging discs with annular tears, and foraminal stenosis. His techniques have proven to be very effective in relieving both back and leg pain, elusive to many spine specialists because his technique targets and visualizes the pain generator with his endoscope, using imaging as a guide, but confirming the pain source with diagnostic and therapeutic injections. He is the first to use endoscopically guided lasers and is the developer of the FDA approved Yeung Endoscopic Spine System (YESS™).
Dr. Christopher Yeung is a board certified, fellowship trained orthopedic spine surgeon, with a special interest in minimally invasive spine surgery techniques with a philosophy of choosing the least invasive yet most effective method to treat spine problems. He has been the principal investigator in many FDA studies, including Flexicore lumbar artificial disc replacement, Cervicore cervical artificial disc replacement, and DASCOR total nucleus replacement.
Dr. Field is a board certified, fellowship trained orthopedic spine surgeon. Dr. Field has specialized training in minimally invasive spine surgery and motion sparing technologies, such as cervical and lumbar Artificial Disc Replacement, as well as non-fusion stabilization. In addition he has extensive training in adult deformity correction and treatment.
Dr. Salari is a Board Certified, Fellowship Trained Orthopedic Spine Surgeon with specialized training in the operative and non-operative treatment of pathologic conditions affecting the spine. His expertise in minimally invasive, tissue-sparing approaches allows for the fastest recovery times and minimizes postoperative pain.
In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Salari has been involved in various orthopedic research projects involving the musculoskeletal system. He has published numerous articles and book chapters on the topic of minimally invasive surgery. He has helped design surgical instruments and implants in use today for several international companies. He teaches at national and international courses in the latest laser-assisted endoscopic techniques and image-guided surgeries. He serves as a contributing team physician for local collegiate and professional sports teams.
Joshua Abrams is a fellowship-trained and board certified orthopedic spine surgeon, specializing in minimally invasive surgery, artificial disc replacement, and cervical and lumbar spine surgery. He has helped develop a multitude of minimally invasive spine products for the largest orthopedic company in the world. He is a thought leader in minimally invasive spine techniques, spinal navigation and non-fusion technologies. Additionally, he employs new cutting-edge techniques to minimize post-surgical pain and optimize patients’ experience.
Dr. Mark Wang is a fellowship-trained and board-certified orthopedic spine surgeon. He joins the DISC team after practicing in Phoenix, Arizona, since 2012. His interest in medicine began while majoring in biology during his undergraduate studies at Stanford University. Dr. Wang furthered his medical interest graduating with honors with his senior thesis in orthopedic surgery. After receiving a medical degree from the UCLA School of Medicine, Dr. Wang finished his orthopedic surgery residency at the Stanford University Hospital and Clinics.
At Stanford, he developed an interest and excelled in the field of spine surgery, which propelled him to pursue a fellowship in spine surgery at the Southern California Orthopedic Institute. Dr. Wang trained in all aspects of spinal surgery during his fellowship, including degenerative conditions, scoliosis, and cutting-edge techniques such as motion preservation and minimally invasive procedures.
Chad White has extensive clinical and surgical experience in orthopedics and spine surgery, having practiced since 1998. He graduated with his Masters Degree from the Arizona School for Health Sciences.
As a previous quarterback at ASU and the Arizona Rattlers, Mr. White enjoys helping professional athletes and the weekend sports enthusiast get back to living an active life. When not working, he enjoys the outdoors, piano, sports, and time with family.
Andrew Kuhlman is a Certified Physician Assistant with elective clinical training in orthopedics as well as minimally invasive spine surgery. He graduated magna cum laude from Boise State University with a Bachelors of Health Science degree. He then earned his Masters of Medical Science/Physician Assistant degree from Midwestern University.
His passion is to be able to help patients with debilitating spinal conditions return to a more active or pain free lifestyle. In his free time, Mr. Kuhlman enjoys outdoor activities, piano/composing, weightlifting, and basketball.
Jennifer Keathley is a certified physician assistant with over ten years of experience. She has assisted with a wide range of surgical procedures and is an integral part of patient care. Jennifer has a Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies with an emphasis in surgery from Midwestern University.
She specializes in spinal surgery and also has extensive experience in general surgery, internal medicine, psychiatry, pediatrics, orthopedics and women’s health. Jennifer received her Bachelors of Science in Biology from the University of Colorado. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), Arizona State Association of Physician Assistants (ASAPA) and an affiliate member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).
Nicholas Davis, a certified physician assistant, graduated from Midwestern University with his Master of Medical Science. His clinical training included extensive orthopedic, plastic and general surgery. He received his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from Arizona State University with an emphasis in biomechanics and functional anatomy.
He is passionate about spinal surgery because of its ability to restore daily function and performance to patients who have suffered devitalizing spinal conditions. In his free time he’s an avid cyclist, sports enthusiast and also enjoys outdoor activities & traveling.