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Jeffrey Chun Wang, MD
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery (Clinical Scholar)
Co Director of The USC Spine Institute
Orthopaedic Surgery
HCT 1520 San Pablo Street Health Sciences Campus Los Angeles
+1 323 442 5300

Overview

Jeffrey C. Wang, MD is Professor of Orthopedic Surgery and Neurosurgery, Co-Director of the USC Spine Center and is an internationally recognized expert in the surgical treatment of all neck and back disorders. Dr. Wang’s reputation for consistently providing excellent patient care, outstanding qualifications and experience has earned him immense respect from patients and physicians alike. He has had leadership roles in nationally prominent spine organizations, including the North American Spine Society and the American Orthopedic Association. He has also been appointed to the presidential line for the Cervical Spine Research Society.

In addition to a busy clinical practice, Dr. Wang runs a basic science laboratory where he is on the cutting edge of technology, and constantly developing and applying novel methods of treating spinal disorders. His research interests include gene therapy for the treatment of spinal disorders, minimally invasive surgery for spinal disorders, bone growth biological proteins and biomedical engineering of non-invasive spine surgery using high intensity focused ultrasonic waves. Dr. Wang has received numerous research grants and is currently involved in clinical trials in the treatment of spine problems.

Awards

Winner of the 4th Annual The Spine Journal Editors' Choice Award

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons: Achievement Award, 2010

Who's Who in Science and Engineering

Orthopedics This Week: Top 28 Spine Surgeons in America

The 5th Annual Global Spine Congress, Dubai, UAE: Program Chair, 2016

Orthopedics This Week: Top 26 Spine Surgeons, 2016

Pasadena Magazine: Top Doctor, 2016

Castle Connolly: America's Top Doctors, 2016

Publications

Yao Q, Cohen JR, Buser Z, Park JB, Brodke DS, Meisel HJ, Youssef JA, Wang JC, Yoon ST. Analysis of Recombinant Human Bone Morphogenetic Protein-2 Use in the Treatment of Lumbar Degenerative Spondylolisthesis. Global Spine J. 2016 Dec; 6(8):749-755. View in: PubMed

Schoell K, Buser Z, Jakoi A, Pham M, Patel NN, Hsieh PC, Liu JC, Wang JC. Postoperative complications in patients undergoing minimally invasive sacroiliac fusion. Spine J. 2016 Nov; 16(11):1324-1332. View in: PubMed

Lao L, Shen J, Tian H, Yao Q, Li Y, Qian L, Murray SS, Wang JC. Secreted Phosphoprotein 24 kD Inhibits Growth of Human Prostate Cancer Cells Stimulated by BMP-2. Anticancer Res. 2016 Nov; 36(11):5773-5780. View in: PubMed

Wang JC, Chapman JR, Wiechert K. Updates from AOSpine. Global Spine J. 2016 Nov; 6(7):629. View in: PubMed

Buser Z, Brodke DS, Youssef JA, Meisel HJ, Myhre SL, Hashimoto R, Park JB, Tim Yoon S, Wang JC. Synthetic bone graft versus autograft or allograft for spinal fusion: a systematic review. J Neurosurg Spine. 2016 Oct; 25(4):509-516. View in: PubMed

Tuchman A, Brodke DS, Youssef JA, Meisel HJ, Dettori JR, Park JB, Yoon ST, Wang JC. Iliac Crest Bone Graft versus Local Autograft or Allograft for Lumbar Spinal Fusion: A Systematic Review. Global Spine J. 2016 Sep; 6(6):592-606. View in: PubMed

Wang JC. The Learning Process. Global Spine J. 2016 Sep; 6(6):523. View in: PubMed

Wang JC. Updates from Global Spine Congress. Global Spine J. 2016 Aug; 6(5):413. View in: PubMed

Ruofeng Y, Cohen JR, Buser Z, Yoon ST, Meisel HJ, Youssef JA, Park JB, Wang JC, Brodke DS. Trends of Posterior Long Segment Fusion with and without Recombinant Human Bone Morphogenetic Protein 2 in Patients with Scoliosis. Global Spine J. 2016 Aug; 6(5):422-31. View in: PubMed

Arshi A, Cohen JR, Wang JC, Hame SL, McAllister DR, Jones KJ. Operative Management of Patellar Instability in the United States: An Evaluation of National Practice Patterns, Surgical Trends, and Complications. Orthop J Sports Med. 2016 Aug; 4(8):2325967116662873. View in: PubMed

Murray SS, Brochmann Murray EJ, Wang JC, Duarte ME. The history and histology of bone morphogenetic protein. Histol Histopathol. 2016 Jul; 31(7):721-32. View in: PubMed

Hayashi T, Lord EL, Suzuki A, Takahashi S, Scott TP, Phan K, Tian H, Daubs MD, Shiba K, Wang JC. A comparison of commercially available demineralized bone matrices with and without human mesenchymal stem cells in a rodent spinal fusion model. J Neurosurg Spine. 2016 Jul; 25(1):133-7. View in: PubMed

Wang JC. Paperless Journals: The Future of the Global Spine Journal. Global Spine J. 2016 Jun; 6(4):305. View in: PubMed

Wang JC. The Impact Factor and Scientific Journals. Global Spine J. 2016 May; 6(3):205-6. View in: PubMed

Hayashi T, Daubs MD, Suzuki A, Scott TP, Phan K, Aghdasi B, Ruangchainikom M, Hu X, Lee C, Takahashi S, Shiba K, Wang JC. The Compensatory Relationship of Upper and Subaxial Cervical Motion in the Presence of Cervical Spondylosis. Clin Spine Surg. 2016 May; 29(4):E196-200. View in: PubMed

Wang D, Joshi NB, Petrigliano FA, Cohen JR, Lord EL, Wang JC, Jones KJ. Trends associated with distal biceps tendon repair in the United States, 2007 to 2011. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2016 Apr; 25(4):676-80. View in: PubMed

D'Oro A, Spoonamore MJ, Cohen JR, Acosta FL, Hsieh PC, Liu JC, Chen TC, Buser Z, Wang JC. Effects of fusion and conservative treatment on disc degeneration and rates of subsequent surgery after thoracolumbar fracture. J Neurosurg Spine. 2016 Mar; 24(3):476-82. View in: PubMed

Wang JC. Technology: Allowing for Journals on the Go. Global Spine J. 2016 Mar; 6(2):99. View in: PubMed

Zeng C, Xiong J, Wang JC, Inoue H, Tan Y, Tian H, Aghdasi B. The Evaluation and Observation of "Hidden" Hypertrophy of Cervical Ligamentum Flavum, Cervical Canal, and Related Factors Using Kinetic Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Global Spine J. 2016 Mar; 6(2):155-63. View in: PubMed

Lao L, Cohen JR, Lord EL, Buser Z, Wang JC. Trends analysis of rhBMP utilization in single-level posterior lumbar fusion (PLF) in the United States. Eur Spine J. 2016 Mar; 25(3):783-8. View in: PubMed

Wang JC, Chapman JR, Wiechert K. Changes for the Future. Global Spine J. 2016 Feb; 6(1):1. View in: PubMed

Pham MH, Mehta VA, Patel NN, Jakoi AM, Hsieh PC, Liu JC, Wang JC, Acosta FL. Complications associated with the Dynesys dynamic stabilization system: a comprehensive review of the literature. Neurosurg Focus. 2016 Jan; 40(1):E2. View in: PubMed

Lao L, Daubs MD, Takahashi S, Lord EL, Cohen JR, Zhong G, Wang JC. Kinetic magnetic resonance imaging analysis of lumbar segmental motion at levels adjacent to disc herniation. Eur Spine J. 2016 Jan; 25(1):222-9. View in: PubMed

Sayari AJ, Liu Y, Cohen JR, Van Halm-Lutterodt NI, Hai Y, Buser Z, Wang JC. Trends in vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty after thoracolumbar osteoporotic fracture: A large database study from 2005 to 2012. J Orthop. 2015 Dec; 12(Suppl 2):S217-22. View in: PubMed

Arshi A, Kabir N, Cohen JR, Lord EL, Wang JC, McAllister DR, Petrigliano FA. Utilization and Costs of Postoperative Physical Therapy After Rotator Cuff Repair: A Comparison of Privately Insured and Medicare Patients. Arthroscopy. 2015 Dec; 31(12):2392-2399. e1. View in: PubMed

Zhang JY, Cohen JR, Yeranosian MG, Lord EL, Wang JC, Petrigliano FA, McAllister DR. Rehabilitation Charges Associated With Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. Sports Health. 2015 Nov; 7(6):538-41. View in: PubMed

Ajiboye RM, Hamamoto JT, Eckardt MA, Wang JC. Clinical and radiographic outcomes of concentrated bone marrow aspirate with allograft and demineralized bone matrix for posterolateral and interbody lumbar fusion in elderly patients. Eur Spine J. 2015 Nov; 24(11):2567-72. View in: PubMed

Li CS, Tian H, Zou M, Zhao KW, Li Y, Lao L, Brochmann EJ, Duarte ME, Daubs MD, Zhou YH, Murray SS, Wang JC. Secreted phosphoprotein 24?kD (Spp24) inhibits growth of human pancreatic cancer cells caused by BMP-2. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2015 Oct 16; 466(2):167-72. View in: PubMed

Leong NL, Cohen JR, Lord E, Wang JC, McAllister DR, Petrigliano FA. Demographic Trends and Complication Rates in Arthroscopic Elbow Surgery. Arthroscopy. 2015 Oct; 31(10):1928-32. View in: PubMed

Leathers MP, Merz A, Wong J, Scott T, Wang JC, Hame SL. Trends and Demographics in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction in the United States. J Knee Surg. 2015 Oct; 28(5):390-4. View in: PubMed

Wang JC. Social Media and the Online World: The New Frontier. Global Spine J. 2015 Oct; 5(5):359. View in: PubMed

Sayit E, Aghdasi B, Daubs MD, Wang JC. The Occupancy of the Components in the Cervical Spine and Their Changes with Extension and Flexion. Global Spine J. 2015 Oct; 5(5):396-405. View in: PubMed

Zhong G, Buser Z, Lao L, Yin R, Wang JC. Kinematic relationship between missed ligamentum flavum bulge and degenerative factors in the cervical spine. Spine J. 2015 Oct 1; 15(10):2216-21. View in: PubMed

Vellios EE, Nazemi AK, Yeranosian MG, Cohen JR, Wang JC, McAllister DR, Petrigliano FA. Demographic trends in arthroscopic and open biceps tenodesis across the United States. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2015 Oct; 24(10):e279-85. View in: PubMed

Lao L, Cohen JR, Lord EL, Buser Z, Wang JC. Erratum to: Trends analysis of rhBMP utilization in single-level posterior lumbar fusion (PLF) in the United States. Eur Spine J. 2015 Sep; 24(9):2099. View in: PubMed

Lee SH, Daffner SD, Wang JC, Davis BC, Alanay A, Kim JS. The change of whole lumbar segmental motion according to the mobility of degenerated disc in the lower lumbar spine: a kinetic MRI study. Eur Spine J. 2015 Sep; 24(9):1893-900. View in: PubMed

Wang JC. Growth and Change for the Global Spine Journal. Global Spine J. 2015 Aug; 5(4):263. View in: PubMed

Pannell WC, Savin DD, Scott TP, Wang JC, Daubs MD. Trends in the surgical treatment of lumbar spine disease in the United States. Spine J. 2015 Aug 1; 15(8):1719-27. View in: PubMed

Scott TP, Pannel W, Savin D, Ngo SS, Ellerman J, Toy K, Daubs MD, Lu D, Wang JC. When Is It Safe to Return to Driving After Spinal Surgery? Global Spine J. 2015 Aug; 5(4):274-81. View in: PubMed

Murray SS, Wang JC, Duarte ME, Zhao KW, Tian H, Francis T, Brochmann Murray EJ. The bone matrix protein secreted phosphoprotein 24 kD (Spp24): bone metabolism regulator and starting material for biotherapeutic materials. Histol Histopathol. 2015 May; 30(5):531-7. View in: PubMed

Hayashi T, Daubs MD, Suzuki A, Scott TP, Phan KH, Ruangchainikom M, Takahashi S, Shiba K, Wang JC. Motion characteristics and related factors of Modic changes in the lumbar spine. J Neurosurg Spine. 2015 May; 22(5):511-7. View in: PubMed

Wang JC. Global spine congress 2015. Global Spine J. 2015 May; 5(Suppl 1):e1. View in: PubMed

Scott TP, Phan KH, Tian H, Suzuki A, Montgomery SR, Johnson JS, Atti E, Tetratis S, Pereira RC, Wang JC, Daubs MD, Stappenbeck F, Parhami F. Comparison of a novel oxysterol molecule and rhBMP2 fusion rates in a rabbit posterolateral lumbar spine model. Spine J. 2015 Apr 1; 15(4):733-42. View in: PubMed

Wang JC. The importance of reviewers. Global Spine J. 2015 Apr; 5(2):83. View in: PubMed

Tian H, Li CS, Zhao KW, Wang JC, Duarte ME, David CL, Phan K, Atti E, Brochmann EJ, Murray SS. A Carboxy Terminal BMP/TGF-ß Binding Site in Secreted Phosphoprotein 24 kD Independently Affects BMP-2 Activity. J Cell Biochem. 2015 Apr; 116(4):667-76. View in: PubMed

Wang D, Berger N, Cohen JR, Lord EL, Wang JC, Hame SL. Surgical treatment of posterior cruciate ligament insufficiency in the United States. Orthopedics. 2015 Apr 1; 38(4):e281-6. View in: PubMed

Inoue H, Montgomery SR, Aghdasi B, Kaner T, Tan Y, Tian H, Terrell R, Wang JC, Daubs MD. The effect of bone morphogenetic protein-2 injection at different time points on intervertebral disk degeneration in a rat tail model. J Spinal Disord Tech. 2015 Feb; 28(1):E35-44. View in: PubMed

Phan KH, Daubs MD, Kupperman AI, Scott TP, Wang JC. Kinematic analysis of diseased and adjacent segments in degenerative lumbar spondylolisthesis. Spine J. 2015 Feb 1; 15(2):230-7. View in: PubMed

Wang JC. The evolution of the global spine journal. Global Spine J. 2015 Feb; 5(1):1-2. View in: PubMed

Tian H, Li CS, Scott TP, Montgomery SR, Phan K, Lao L, Zhang W, Li Y, Hayashi T, Takahashi S, Alobaidaan R, Ruangchainikom M, Zhao KW, Brochmann EJ, Murray SS, Wang JC, Daubs MD. Secreted phosphoprotein 24 kD inhibits nerve root inflammation induced by bone morphogenetic protein-2. Spine J. 2015 Feb 1; 15(2):314-21. View in: PubMed

Mroz TE, Lubelski D, Williams SK, O'Rourke C, Obuchowski NA, Wang JC, Steinmetz MP, Melillo AJ, Benzel EC, Modic MT, Quencer RM. Differences in the surgical treatment of recurrent lumbar disc herniation among spine surgeons in the United States. Spine J. 2014 Oct 1; 14(10):2334-43. View in: PubMed

Lubelski D, Derakhshan A, Nowacki AS, Wang JC, Steinmetz MP, Benzel EC, Mroz TE. Predicting C5 palsy via the use of preoperative anatomic measurements. Spine J. 2014 Sep 1; 14(9):1895-901. View in: PubMed

Alluri RK, Kupperman AI, Montgomery SR, Wang JC, Hame SL. Demographic analysis of open and arthroscopic distal clavicle excision in a private insurance database. Arthroscopy. 2014 Sep; 30(9):1068-74. View in: PubMed

Montgomery SR, Foster BD, Ngo SS, Terrell RD, Wang JC, Petrigliano FA, McAllister DR. Trends in the surgical treatment of articular cartilage defects of the knee in the United States. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2014 Sep; 22(9):2070-5. View in: PubMed

Natsuhara KM, Yeranosian MG, Cohen JR, Wang JC, McAllister DR, Petrigliano FA. What is the frequency of vascular injury after knee dislocation? Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2014 Sep; 472(9):2615-20. View in: PubMed

Hayashi T, Daubs MD, Suzuki A, Phan K, Shiba K, Wang JC. Effect of Modic changes on spinal canal stenosis and segmental motion in cervical spine. Eur Spine J. 2014 Aug; 23(8):1737-42. View in: PubMed

Lao L, Daubs MD, Scott TP, Phan KH, Wang JC. Missed cervical disc bulges diagnosed with kinematic magnetic resonance imaging. Eur Spine J. 2014 Aug; 23(8):1725-9. View in: PubMed

Montgomery SR, Nargizyan T, Meliton V, Nachtergaele S, Rohatgi R, Stappenbeck F, Jung ME, Johnson JS, Aghdasi B, Tian H, Weintraub G, Inoue H, Atti E, Tetradis S, Pereira RC, Hokugo A, Alobaidaan R, Tan Y, Hahn TJ, Wang JC, Parhami F. A novel osteogenic oxysterol compound for therapeutic development to promote bone growth: activation of hedgehog signaling and osteogenesis through smoothened binding. J Bone Miner Res. 2014 Aug; 29(8):1872-85. View in: PubMed

Ghogawala Z, Whitmore RG, Watters WC, Sharan A, Mummaneni PV, Dailey AT, Choudhri TF, Eck JC, Groff MW, Wang JC, Resnick DK, Dhall SS, Kaiser MG. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 3: Assessment of economic outcome. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul; 21(1):14-22. View in: PubMed

Eck JC, Sharan A, Resnick DK, Watters WC, Ghogawala Z, Dailey AT, Mummaneni PV, Groff MW, Wang JC, Choudhri TF, Dhall SS, Kaiser MG. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 6: Discography for patient selection. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul; 21(1):37-41. View in: PubMed

Resnick DK, Watters WC, Sharan A, Mummaneni PV, Dailey AT, Wang JC, Choudhri TF, Eck J, Ghogawala Z, Groff MW, Dhall SS, Kaiser MG. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 9: Lumbar fusion for stenosis with spondylolisthesis. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul; 21(1):54-61. View in: PubMed

Watters WC, Resnick DK, Eck JC, Ghogawala Z, Mummaneni PV, Dailey AT, Choudhri TF, Sharan A, Groff MW, Wang JC, Dhall SS, Kaiser MG. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 13: Injection therapies, low-back pain, and lumbar fusion. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul; 21(1):79-90. View in: PubMed

Choudhri TF, Mummaneni PV, Dhall SS, Eck JC, Groff MW, Ghogawala Z, Watters WC, Dailey AT, Resnick DK, Sharan A, Wang JC, Kaiser MG. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 4: Radiographic assessment of fusion status. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul; 21(1):23-30. View in: PubMed

Mummaneni PV, Dhall SS, Eck JC, Groff MW, Ghogawala Z, Watters WC, Dailey AT, Resnick DK, Choudhri TF, Sharan A, Wang JC, Kaiser MG. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 11: Interbody techniques for lumbar fusion. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul; 21(1):67-74. View in: PubMed

Ghogawala Z, Resnick DK, Watters WC, Mummaneni PV, Dailey AT, Choudhri TF, Eck JC, Sharan A, Groff MW, Wang JC, Dhall SS, Kaiser MG. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 2: Assessment of functional outcome following lumbar fusion. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul; 21(1):7-13. View in: PubMed

Dhall SS, Choudhri TF, Eck JC, Groff MW, Ghogawala Z, Watters WC, Dailey AT, Resnick DK, Sharan A, Mummaneni PV, Wang JC, Kaiser MG. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 5: Correlation between radiographic outcome and function. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul; 21(1):31-6. View in: PubMed

Sharan A, Groff MW, Dailey AT, Ghogawala Z, Resnick DK, Watters WC, Mummaneni PV, Choudhri TF, Eck JC, Wang JC, Dhall SS, Kaiser MG. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 15: Electrophysiological monitoring and lumbar fusion. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul; 21(1):102-5. View in: PubMed

Resnick DK, Watters WC, Mummaneni PV, Dailey AT, Choudhri TF, Eck JC, Sharan A, Groff MW, Wang JC, Ghogawala Z, Dhall SS, Kaiser MG. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 10: Lumbar fusion for stenosis without spondylolisthesis. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul; 21(1):62-6. View in: PubMed

Eck JC, Sharan A, Ghogawala Z, Resnick DK, Watters WC, Mummaneni PV, Dailey AT, Choudhri TF, Groff MW, Wang JC, Dhall SS, Kaiser MG. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 7: Lumbar fusion for intractable low-back pain without stenosis or spondylolisthesis. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul; 21(1):42-7. View in: PubMed

Groff MW, Dailey AT, Ghogawala Z, Resnick DK, Watters WC, Mummaneni PV, Choudhri TF, Eck JC, Sharan A, Wang JC, Dhall SS, Kaiser MG. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 12: Pedicle screw fixation as an adjunct to posterolateral fusion. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul; 21(1):75-8. View in: PubMed

Dailey AT, Ghogawala Z, Choudhri TF, Watters WC, Resnick DK, Sharan A, Eck JC, Mummaneni PV, Wang JC, Groff MW, Dhall SS, Kaiser MG. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 14: Brace therapy as an adjunct to or substitute for lumbar fusion. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul; 21(1):91-101. View in: PubMed

Kaiser MG, Groff MW, Watters WC, Ghogawala Z, Mummaneni PV, Dailey AT, Choudhri TF, Eck JC, Sharan A, Wang JC, Dhall SS, Resnick DK. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 16: Bone graft extenders and substitutes as an adjunct for lumbar fusion. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul; 21(1):106-32. View in: PubMed

Wang JC, Dailey AT, Mummaneni PV, Ghogawala Z, Resnick DK, Watters WC, Groff MW, Choudhri TF, Eck JC, Sharan A, Dhall SS, Kaiser MG. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 8: Lumbar fusion for disc herniation and radiculopathy. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul; 21(1):48-53. View in: PubMed

Kaiser MG, Eck JC, Groff MW, Watters WC, Dailey AT, Resnick DK, Choudhri TF, Sharan A, Wang JC, Mummaneni PV, Dhall SS, Ghogawala Z. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 1: Introduction and methodology. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul; 21(1):2-6. View in: PubMed

Kaiser MG, Eck JC, Groff MW, Ghogawala Z, Watters WC, Dailey AT, Resnick DK, Choudhri TF, Sharan A, Wang JC, Dhall SS, Mummaneni PV. Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 17: Bone growth stimulators as an adjunct for lumbar fusion. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul; 21(1):133-9. View in: PubMed

Lord EL, Alobaidan R, Takahashi S, Cohen JR, Wang CJ, Wang BJ, Wang JC. Kinetic magnetic resonance imaging of the cervical spine: a review of the literature. Global Spine J. 2014 Jun; 4(2):121-8. View in: PubMed

Zhang AL, Montgomery SR, Ngo SS, Hame SL, Wang JC, Gamradt SC. Arthroscopic versus open shoulder stabilization: current practice patterns in the United States. Arthroscopy. 2014 Apr; 30(4):436-43. View in: PubMed

Lee SH, Daffner SD, Wang JC. Does lumbar disk degeneration increase segmental mobility in vivo? Segmental motion analysis of the whole lumbar spine using kinetic MRI. J Spinal Disord Tech. 2014 Apr; 27(2):111-6. View in: PubMed

Yeranosian MG, Arshi A, Terrell RD, Wang JC, McAllister DR, Petrigliano FA. Incidence of acute postoperative infections requiring reoperation after arthroscopic shoulder surgery. Am J Sports Med. 2014 Feb; 42(2):437-41. View in: PubMed

Yeranosian MG, Terrell RD, Wang JC, McAllister DR, Petrigliano FA. The costs associated with the evaluation of rotator cuff tears before surgical repair. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2013 Dec; 22(12):1662-6. View in: PubMed

Lao LF, Daubs MD, Phan KH, Wang JC. Comparative study of scientific publications in orthopedics journals originating from USA, Japan and China (2000-2012). Acta Cir Bras. 2013 Nov; 28(11):800-6. View in: PubMed

Terrell RD, Montgomery SR, Pannell WC, Sandlin MI, Inoue H, Wang JC, Soohoo NF. Comparison of practice patterns in total ankle replacement and ankle fusion in the United States. Foot Ankle Int. 2013 Nov; 34(11):1486-92. View in: PubMed

Foster BD, Terrell R, Montgomery SR, Wang JC, Petrigliano FA, McAllister DR. Hospital Charges and Practice Patterns for General and Regional Anesthesia in Arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Repair. Orthop J Sports Med. 2013 Oct; 1(5):2325967113505270. View in: PubMed

Kaito T, Johnson J, Ellerman J, Tian H, Aydogan M, Chatsrinopkun M, Ngo S, Choi C, Wang JC. Synergistic effect of bone morphogenetic proteins 2 and 7 by ex vivo gene therapy in a rat spinal fusion model. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2013 Sep 4; 95(17):1612-9. View in: PubMed

Singh V, Montgomery SR, Aghdasi B, Inoue H, Wang JC, Daubs MD. Factors affecting dynamic foraminal stenosis in the lumbar spine. Spine J. 2013 Sep; 13(9):1080-7. View in: PubMed

Montgomery SR, Zhang A, Ngo SS, Wang JC, Hame SL. Cross-sectional analysis of trends in meniscectomy and meniscus repair. Orthopedics. 2013 Aug; 36(8):e1007-13. View in: PubMed

Yeranosian MG, Petrigliano FA, Terrell RD, Wang JC, McAllister DR. Incidence of postoperative infections requiring reoperation after arthroscopic knee surgery. Arthroscopy. 2013 Aug; 29(8):1355-61. View in: PubMed

Lee KB, Johnson JS, Song KJ, Taghavi CE, Wang JC. Use of autogenous bone graft compared with RhBMP in high-risk patients: a comparison of fusion rates and time to fusion. J Spinal Disord Tech. 2013 Jul; 26(5):233-8. View in: PubMed

Yuan W, James AW, Asatrian G, Shen J, Zara JN, Tian HJ, Siu RK, Zhang X, Wang JC, Dong J. NELL-1 based demineralized bone graft promotes rat spine fusion as compared to commercially available BMP-2 product. J Orthop Sci. 2013 Jul; 18(4):646-57. View in: PubMed

Harel R, Hwang R, Fakhar M, Steinmetz MP, Novak E, Wang JC, Mroz TE. Circumferential cervical surgery: to stage or not to stage? J Spinal Disord Tech. 2013 Jun; 26(4):183-8. View in: PubMed

Samartzis D, Ito K, Wang JC. Disk degeneration and pain. Global Spine J. 2013 Jun; 3(3):125-6. View in: PubMed

Montgomery SR, Ngo SS, Hobson T, Nguyen S, Alluri R, Wang JC, Hame SL. Trends and demographics in hip arthroscopy in the United States. Arthroscopy. 2013 Apr; 29(4):661-5. View in: PubMed

Zhang AL, Montgomery SR, Ngo SS, Hame SL, Wang JC, Gamradt SC. Analysis of rotator cuff repair trends in a large private insurance population. Arthroscopy. 2013 Apr; 29(4):623-9. View in: PubMed

Tian H, Bi X, Li CS, Zhao KW, Brochmann EJ, Montgomery SR, Aghdasi B, Chen D, Daubs MD, Wang JC, Murray SS. Secreted phosphoprotein 24 kD (Spp24) and Spp14 affect tgf-ß induced bone formation differently. PLoS One. 2013; 8(8):e72645. View in: PubMed

Tan Y, Aghdasi BG, Montgomery SR, Inoue H, Lu C, Wang JC. Kinetic magnetic resonance imaging analysis of lumbar segmental mobility in patients without significant spondylosis. Eur Spine J. 2012 Dec; 21(12):2673-9. View in: PubMed

Lee KB, Taghavi CE, Murray SS, Song KJ, Keorochana G, Wang JC. BMP induced inflammation: a comparison of rhBMP-7 and rhBMP-2. J Orthop Res. 2012 Dec; 30(12):1985-94. View in: PubMed

Lieberman IH, Hardenbrook MA, Wang JC, Guyer RD. Assessment of pedicle screw placement accuracy, procedure time, and radiation exposure using a miniature robotic guidance system. J Spinal Disord Tech. 2012 Jul; 25(5):241-8. View in: PubMed

Bridwell KH, Anderson PA, Boden SD, Vaccaro AR, Wang JC. What's New in Spine Surgery. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2012 Jun 20; 94(12):1140-6. View in: PubMed

Hame SL, Nguyen V, Ellerman J, Ngo SS, Wang JC, Gamradt SC. Complications of arthroscopic meniscectomy in the older population. Am J Sports Med. 2012 Jun; 40(6):1402-5. View in: PubMed

Mikhael MM, Shapiro GS, Wang JC. High-grade adult isthmic L5-s1 spondylolisthesis: a report of intraoperative slip progression treated with surgical reduction and posterior instrumented fusion. Global Spine J. 2012 Jun; 2(2):119-24. View in: PubMed

Zhang AL, Kreulen C, Ngo SS, Hame SL, Wang JC, Gamradt SC. Demographic trends in arthroscopic SLAP repair in the United States. Am J Sports Med. 2012 May; 40(5):1144-7. View in: PubMed

Inoue H, Montgomery S, Aghdasi B, Tan Y, Tian H, Jian X, Terrell R, Singh V, Wang JC. Analysis of Relationship between Paraspinal Muscle Fatty Degeneration and Cervical Spine Motion Using Kinetic Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Global Spine J. 2012 Mar; 2(1):33-8. View in: PubMed

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