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    Jeffrey Chun Wang, MD

    TitleProfessor of Orthopaedic Surgery (Clinical Scholar)
    SchoolKeck School of Medicine of USC
    DepartmentOrthopaedic Surgery
    AddressHCT 1520 San Pablo Street
    Health Sciences Campus
    Los Angeles California 90033
    Phone+1 323 442 5300
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      Other Positions
      TitleCo Director of The USC Spine Institute


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      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.


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      North American Spine Society (NASS)Treasurer and Executive Board
      Cervical Spine Research Society (CSRS)Vice President
      American Orthopaedic Association (AOA)Executive Committee, Chair of Fellowships
      American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS)Writing Task Force
      AOSpine InternationalPast Chairman
      The Global Spine JournalEditor in Chief
      The 5th Annual Global Spine Congress, Dubai, UAE2016Program Chair
      Orthopedics This Week2016Top 26 Spine Surgeons
      Pasadena Magazine2016Top Doctor
      Castle Connolly2016America's Top Doctors

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      1. Xiong C, Daubs MD, Scott TP, Phan KH, Suzuki A, Ruangchainikom M, Roe AK, Aghdasi B, Tan Y, Wang J. Dynamic Evaluation of the Cervical Spine and the Spinal Cord of Symptomatic Patients Using a Kinetic Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technique. Clin Spine Surg. 2017 Oct; 30(8):E1149-E1155. PMID: 27681536.
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      2. Paholpak P, Tamai K, Shoell K, Sessumpun K, Buser Z, Wang J. Can multi-positional magnetic resonance imaging be used to evaluate angular parameters in cervical spine? A comparison of multi-positional MRI to dynamic plain radiograph. Eur Spine J. 2017 Sep 25. PMID: 28948406.
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      3. Wiechert K, Wang J, Chapman JR. Do We Really Understand Spine Treatments and Science Around the World? Global Spine J. 2017 Sep; 7(6):497. PMID: 28894677.
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      4. Dedeogullari E, Paholpak P, Barkoh K, Lucas J, Lee L, Wang C, Hsieh PC, Wang J, Buser Z. Effect of mental health on post-operative infection rates following cervical spine fusion procedures. J Orthop. 2017 Dec; 14(4):501-506. PMID: 28855766.
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      5. Paholpak P, Nazareth A, Barkoh K, Lee LV, Lucas J, Buser Z, Wang J. Space Available for Cord, Motion, and disc degeneration at the adjacent segments level of degenerative cervical spondylolisthesis using kinematic MRI. J Clin Neurosci. 2017 Aug 07. PMID: 28797605.
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      6. Wang J, Chapman JR, Wiechert K. "How to Write a Scientific Paper": Tips and Highlights from the Global Spine Congress Members-Only Session. Global Spine J. 2017 Aug; 7(5):393. PMID: 28811981.
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      7. Wang D, Yuan H, Liu A, Li C, Yang K, Zheng S, Wang L, Wang J, Buser Z. Analysis of the relationship between the facet fluid sign and lumbar spine motion of degenerative spondylolytic segment using Kinematic MRI. Eur J Radiol. 2017 Sep; 94:6-12. PMID: 28941762.
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      8. Takahashi S, Lord EL, Hayashi T, Cohen JR, Lao L, Yao Q, Suzuki A, Nakamura H, Wang J. Radiologic Factors Associated With the Dynamic Change of Dural Sac Diameter in Lumbar Spine: A Kinematic MRI Study. Clin Spine Surg. 2017 Jul; 30(6):E827-E832. PMID: 27352368.
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      9. Ajiboye RM, Zoller SD, D'Oro A, Burke ZD, Sheppard W, Wang C, Buser Z, Wang J, Pourtaheri S. Utility of Intraoperative Neuromonitoring for Lumbar Pedicle Screw Placement Is Questionable: A Review of 9957 Cases. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2017 Jul 01; 42(13):1006-1010. PMID: 27851660.
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      10. Ajiboye RM, Eckardt MA, Hamamoto JT, Sharma A, Khan AZ, Wang J. Does Age Influence the Efficacy of Demineralized Bone Matrix Enriched with Concentrated Bone Marrow Aspirate in Lumbar Fusions? Clin Spine Surg. 2017 Jun 15. PMID: 28622184.
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      11. Jakoi AM, Pannu G, D'Oro A, Buser Z, Pham MH, Patel NN, Hsieh PC, Liu JC, Acosta FL, Hah R, Wang J. The Clinical Correlations between Diabetes, Cigarette Smoking and Obesity on Intervertebral Degenerative Disc Disease of the Lumbar Spine. Asian Spine J. 2017 Jun; 11(3):337-347. PMID: 28670401.
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      12. Stone MA, Jakoi AM, Iorio JA, Pham MH, Patel NN, Hsieh PC, Liu JC, Acosta FL, Hah R, Wang J. Bisphosphonate's and Intermittent Parathyroid Hormone's Effect on Human Spinal Fusion: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Asian Spine J. 2017 Jun; 11(3):484-493. PMID: 28670418.
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      13. Yoon ST, Konopka JA, Wang J, Youssef JA, Meisel HJ, Brodke DS, Park JB. ACDF Graft Selection by Surgeons: Survey of AOSpine Members. Global Spine J. 2017 Aug; 7(5):410-416. PMID: 28811984.
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      14. Grisdela P, Buser Z, D'Oro A, Paholpak P, Liu JC, Wang J. Trends analysis of surgical procedures for cervical degenerative disc disease and myelopathy in patients with tobacco use disorder. Eur Spine J. 2017 May 09. PMID: 28488093.
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      15. Wiechert K, Wang J, Chapman JR. Medical Journals and Social Media: More Alike Than Wanted? Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7(2):109. PMID: 28507878.
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      16. Paholpak P, Nazareth A, Hsieh PC, Buser Z, Wang J. Kinematic evaluation of cervical sagittal balance and thoracic inlet alignment in degenerative cervical spondylolisthesis using kinematic magnetic resonance imaging. Spine J. 2017 Sep; 17(9):1272-1284. PMID: 28456677.
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      17. Heindel P, Tuchman A, Hsieh PC, Pham MH, D'Oro A, Patel NN, Jakoi AM, Hah R, Liu JC, Buser Z, Wang J. Reoperation Rates After Single-level Lumbar Discectomy. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2017 Apr 15; 42(8):E496-E501. PMID: 27548580.
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      18. Bakhsheshian J, Strickland BA, Patel NN, Jakoi AM, Minneti M, Zada G, Acosta FL, Hsieh PC, Wang J, Liu JC, Pham MH. The use of a novel perfusion-based cadaveric simulation model with cerebrospinal fluid reconstitution comparing dural repair techniques: a pilot study. Spine J. 2017 Sep; 17(9):1335-1341. PMID: 28412565.
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      19. Myhre SL, Buser Z, Meisel HJ, Brodke DS, Yoon ST, Wang J, Park JB, Youssef JA. Trends and Cost of Posterior Cervical Fusions With and Without Recombinant Human Bone Morphogenetic Protein-2 in the US Medicare Population. Global Spine J. 2017 Jun; 7(4):334-342. PMID: 28815161.
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      20. Sayari AJ, Tuchman A, Cohen JR, Hsieh PC, Buser Z, Wang J. Risk and Cost of Reoperation After Single-Level Posterior Cervical Foraminotomy: A Large Database Study. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7(2):116-122. PMID: 28507880.
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      21. Hindoyan K, Tilan J, Buser Z, Cohen JR, Brodke DS, Youssef JA, Park JB, Yoon ST, Meisel HJ, Wang J. A Retrospective Analysis of Complications Associated With Bone Morphogenetic Protein 2 in Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7(2):148-153. PMID: 28507884.
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      22. Capoor MN, Ruzicka F, Schmitz JE, James GA, Machackova T, Jancalek R, Smrcka M, Lipina R, Ahmed FS, Alamin TF, Anand N, Baird JC, Bhatia N, Demir-Deviren S, Eastlack RK, Fisher S, Garfin SR, Gogia JS, Gokaslan ZL, Kuo CC, Lee YP, Mavrommatis K, Michu E, Noskova H, Raz A, Sana J, Shamie AN, Stewart PS, Stonemetz JL, Wang J, Witham TF, Coscia MF, Birkenmaier C, Fischetti VA, Slaby O. Propionibacterium acnes biofilm is present in intervertebral discs of patients undergoing microdiscectomy. PLoS One. 2017; 12(4):e0174518. PMID: 28369127.
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      23. Wang J, Buser Z, Fish DE, Lord EL, Roe AK, Chatterjee D, Gee EL, Mayer EN, Yanez MY, McBride OJ, Cha PI, Arnold PM, Fehlings MG, Mroz TE, Riew KD. Intraoperative Death During Cervical Spinal Surgery: A Retrospective Multicenter Study. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7(1 Suppl):127S-131S. PMID: 28451484.
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      24. Ailon T, Smith JS, Nassr A, Smith ZA, Hsu WK, Fehlings MG, Fish DE, Wang J, Hilibrand AS, Mummaneni PV, Chou D, Sasso RC, Traynelis VC, Arnold PM, Mroz TE, Buser Z, Lord EL, Massicotte EM, Sebastian AS, Than KD, Steinmetz MP, Smith GA, Pace J, Corriveau M, Lee S, Riew KD, Shaffrey C. Rare Complications of Cervical Spine Surgery: Pseudomeningocoele. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7(1 Suppl):109S-114S. PMID: 28451481.
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      25. Schroeder GD, Hilibrand AS, Arnold PM, Fish DE, Wang J, Gum JL, Smith ZA, Hsu WK, Gokaslan ZL, Isaacs RE, Kanter AS, Mroz TE, Nassr A, Sasso RC, Fehlings MG, Buser Z, Bydon M, Cha PI, Chatterjee D, Gee EL, Lord EL, Mayer EN, McBride OJ, Nguyen EC, Roe AK, Tortolani PJ, Stroh DA, Yanez MY, Riew KD. Epidural Hematoma Following Cervical Spine Surgery. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7(1 Suppl):120S-126S. PMID: 28451483.
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      26. Hsu WK, Kannan A, Mai HT, Fehlings MG, Smith ZA, Traynelis VC, Gokaslan ZL, Hilibrand AS, Nassr A, Arnold PM, Mroz TE, Bydon M, Massicotte EM, Ray WZ, Steinmetz MP, Smith GA, Pace J, Corriveau M, Lee S, Isaacs RE, Wang J, Lord EL, Buser Z, Riew KD. Epidemiology and Outcomes of Vertebral Artery Injury in 16?582 Cervical Spine Surgery Patients: An AOSpine North America Multicenter Study. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7(1 Suppl):21S-27S. PMID: 28451487.
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      27. Hershman SH, Kunkle WA, Kelly MP, Buchowski JM, Ray WZ, Bumpass DB, Gum JL, Peters CM, Singhatanadgige W, Kim JY, Smith ZA, Hsu WK, Nassr A, Currier BL, Rahman RK, Isaacs RE, Smith JS, Shaffrey C, Thompson SE, Wang J, Lord EL, Buser Z, Arnold PM, Fehlings MG, Mroz TE, Riew KD. Esophageal Perforation Following Anterior Cervical Spine Surgery: Case Report and Review of the Literature. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7(1 Suppl):28S-36S. PMID: 28451488.
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      28. Thompson SE, Smith ZA, Hsu WK, Nassr A, Mroz TE, Fish DE, Wang J, Fehlings MG, Tannoury CA, Tannoury T, Tortolani PJ, Traynelis VC, Gokaslan Z, Hilibrand AS, Isaacs RE, Mummaneni PV, Chou D, Qureshi SA, Cho SK, Baird EO, Sasso RC, Arnold PM, Buser Z, Bydon M, Clarke MJ, De Giacomo AF, Derakhshan A, Jobse B, Lord EL, Lubelski D, Massicotte EM, Steinmetz MP, Smith GA, Pace J, Corriveau M, Lee S, Cha PI, Chatterjee D, Gee EL, Mayer EN, McBride OJ, Roe AK, Yanez MY, Stroh DA, Than KD, Riew KD. C5 Palsy After Cervical Spine Surgery: A Multicenter Retrospective Review of 59 Cases. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7(1 Suppl):64S-70S. PMID: 28451494.
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      29. Daniels AH, Hart RA, Hilibrand AS, Fish DE, Wang J, Lord EL, Buser Z, Tortolani PJ, Stroh DA, Nassr A, Currier BL, Sebastian AS, Arnold PM, Fehlings MG, Mroz TE, Riew KD. Iatrogenic Spinal Cord Injury Resulting From Cervical Spine Surgery. Global Spine J. 2017 Apr; 7(1 Suppl):84S-90S. PMID: 28451499.
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      30. Lao L, Shen J, Tian H, Zhong G, Murray SS, Wang J. Secreted phosphoprotein 24kD (Spp24) inhibits growth of hepatocellular carcinoma in vivo. Environ Toxicol Pharmacol. 2017 Apr; 51:51-55. PMID: 28286322.
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      31. Wang J, Chapman JR, Wiechert K. Editorial. Global Spine J. 2017 Feb; 7(1):5. PMID: 28451502.
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      32. Tuchman A, Brodke DS, Youssef JA, Meisel HJ, Dettori JR, Park JB, Yoon ST, Wang J. Autograft versus Allograft for Cervical Spinal Fusion: A Systematic Review. Global Spine J. 2017 Feb; 7(1):59-70. PMID: 28451511.
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      33. Ren Z, Liu A, Yang K, Wang D, Buser Z, Wang J. Evaluation of changes in lumbar neuroforaminal dimensions in symptomatic young adults using positional MRI. Eur Spine J. 2017 Aug; 26(8):1999-2006. PMID: 28116511.
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      34. Liu A, Yang K, Wang D, Li C, Ren Z, Yan S, Buser Z, Wang J. Level of conus medullaris termination in adult population analyzed by kinetic magnetic resonance imaging. Surg Radiol Anat. 2017 Jul; 39(7):759-765. PMID: 28091734.
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      35. Pham MH, Buser Z, Wang J, Acosta FL. Low-magnitude mechanical signals and the spine: A review of current and future applications. J Clin Neurosci. 2017 Jun; 40:18-23. PMID: 28089422.
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      36. Tian H, Zhao J, Brochmann EJ, Wang J, Murray SS. Bone morphogenetic protein-2 and tumor growth: Diverse effects and possibilities for therapy. Cytokine Growth Factor Rev. 2017 Apr; 34:73-91. PMID: 28109670.
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      37. Schoell K, Buser Z, Jakoi A, Pham M, Patel NN, Hsieh PC, Liu JC, Wang J. A response to a commentary by Dr. Daniel J. Cher. Spine J. 2017 Jan; 17(1):159. PMID: 27986244.
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      38. Zhang JY, Fabricant PD, Ishmael CR, Wang J, Petrigliano FA, Jones KJ. Utilization of Platelet-Rich Plasma for Musculoskeletal Injuries: An Analysis of Current Treatment Trends in the United States. Orthop J Sports Med. 2016 Dec; 4(12):2325967116676241. PMID: 28210648.
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      39. Wang J, Chapman JR, Wiechert K. Moving Forward into the Future. Global Spine J. 2016 Dec; 6(8):737. PMID: 27904833.
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      40. Wang J, Chapman JR, Wiechert K. Updates from AOSpine. Global Spine J. 2016 Nov; 6(7):629. PMID: 27800294.
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      41. Lao L, Shen J, Tian H, Yao Q, Li Y, Qian L, Murray SS, Wang J. Secreted Phosphoprotein 24 kD Inhibits Growth of Human Prostate Cancer Cells Stimulated by BMP-2. Anticancer Res. 2016 11; 36(11):5773-5780. PMID: 27793899.
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      42. Ajiboye RM, Eckardt MA, Hamamoto JT, Plotkin B, Daubs MD, Wang J. Outcomes of Demineralized Bone Matrix Enriched with Concentrated Bone Marrow Aspirate in Lumbar Fusion. Int J Spine Surg. 2016; 10:35. PMID: 27909656.
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      43. Takahashi S, Buser Z, Cohen JR, Roe A, Myhre SL, Meisel HJ, Brodke DS, Yoon ST, Park JB, Wang J, Youssef JA. Complications Related to the Recombinant Human Bone Morphogenetic Protein 2 Use in Posterior Cervical Fusion. Clin Spine Surg. 2016 Sep 14. PMID: 27632774.
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      44. Wang J. The Learning Process. Global Spine J. 2016 Sep; 6(6):523. PMID: 27583196; PMCID: PMC4993618.
      45. Arshi A, Cohen JR, Wang J, 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. PMID: 27631015; PMCID: PMC5010099.
      46. Wang J. Updates from Global Spine Congress. Global Spine J. 2016 Aug; 6(5):413. PMID: 27478720; PMCID: PMC4947404.
      47. Foster BD, Sivasundaram L, Heckmann N, Cohen JR, Pannell WC, Wang J, Ghiassi A. Surgical Approach and Anesthetic Modality for Carpal Tunnel Release: A Nationwide Database Study With Health Care Cost Implications. Hand (N Y). 2017 Mar; 12(2):162-167. PMID: 28344528.
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      48. Schoell K, Buser Z, Jakoi A, Pham M, Patel NN, Hsieh PC, Liu JC, Wang J. Postoperative complications in patients undergoing minimally invasive sacroiliac fusion. Spine J. 2016 Nov; 16(11):1324-1332. PMID: 27349627.
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      49. Wang D, Bluth BE, Ishmael CR, Cohen JR, Wang J, Petrigliano FA. Early complications of acromioclavicular joint reconstruction requiring reoperation. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2017 Jul; 25(7):2020-2024. PMID: 27311450.
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      50. Wang J. Paperless Journals: The Future of the Global Spine Journal. Global Spine J. 2016 Jun; 6(4):305. PMID: 27247860; PMCID: PMC4868584.
      51. Lubelski D, Williams SK, O'Rourke C, Obuchowski NA, Wang J, Steinmetz MP, Melillo AJ, Benzel EC, Modic MT, Quencer R, Mroz TE. Differences in the Surgical Treatment of Lower Back Pain Among Spine Surgeons in the United States. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2016 Jun; 41(11):978-86. PMID: 26679881.
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      52. Buser Z, Brodke DS, Youssef JA, Meisel HJ, Myhre SL, Hashimoto R, Park JB, Tim Yoon S, Wang J. Synthetic bone graft versus autograft or allograft for spinal fusion: a systematic review. J Neurosurg Spine. 2016 Oct; 25(4):509-516. PMID: 27231812.
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      53. Dworsky EM, Hegde V, Loftin AH, Richman S, Hu Y, Lord E, Francis KP, Miller LS, Wang J, Scaduto A, Bernthal NM. Novel in vivo mouse model of implant related spine infection. J Orthop Res. 2017 Jan; 35(1):193-199. PMID: 27116085.
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      54. Hayashi T, Daubs MD, Suzuki A, Scott TP, Phan K, Aghdasi B, Ruangchainikom M, Hu X, Lee C, Takahashi S, Shiba K, Wang J. The Compensatory Relationship of Upper and Subaxial Cervical Motion in the Presence of Cervical Spondylosis. Clin Spine Surg. 2016 May; 29(4):E196-200. PMID: 24077413.
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      55. Wang J. The Impact Factor and Scientific Journals. Global Spine J. 2016 May; 6(3):205-6. PMID: 27134808; PMCID: PMC4836937.
      56. Yao Q, Cohen JR, Buser Z, Park JB, Brodke DS, Meisel HJ, Youssef JA, Wang J, 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. PMID: 27853658.
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      57. Hayashi T, Lord EL, Suzuki A, Takahashi S, Scott TP, Phan K, Tian H, Daubs MD, Shiba K, Wang J. 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. PMID: 26967986.
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      58. Wang J. Technology: Allowing for Journals on the Go. Global Spine J. 2016 Mar; 6(2):99. PMID: 26933609; PMCID: PMC4771514.
      59. Murray SS, Brochmann Murray EJ, Wang J, Duarte ME. The history and histology of bone morphogenetic protein. Histol Histopathol. 2016 Jul; 31(7):721-32. PMID: 26907674.
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      60. Wang D, Joshi NB, Petrigliano FA, Cohen JR, Lord EL, Wang J, 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. PMID: 26853757.
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      61. Wang J, Chapman JR, Wiechert K. Changes for the Future. Global Spine J. 2016 Feb; 6(1):1. PMID: 26835194; PMCID: PMC4733365.
      62. Weng C, Wang J, Tuchman A, Wang J, Fu C, Hsieh PC, Buser Z, Wang J. Influence of T1 Slope on the Cervical Sagittal Balance in Degenerative Cervical Spine: An Analysis Using Kinematic MRI. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2016 Feb; 41(3):185-90. PMID: 26650871.
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      63. Tuchman A, Brodke DS, Youssef JA, Meisel HJ, Dettori JR, Park JB, Yoon ST, Wang J. 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. PMID: 27556001; PMCID: PMC4993607.
      64. Pham MH, Mehta VA, Patel NN, Jakoi AM, Hsieh PC, Liu JC, Wang J, Acosta FL. Complications associated with the Dynesys dynamic stabilization system: a comprehensive review of the literature. Neurosurg Focus. 2016 Jan; 40(1):E2. PMID: 26721576.
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      65. Devin CJ, Chotai S, McGirt MJ, Vaccaro AR, Youssef JA, Orndorff DG, Arnold PM, Frempong-Boadu AK, Lieberman IH, Branch C, Hedayat HS, Liu A, Wang J, Isaacs RE, Radcliff KE, Patt JC, Archer KR. Intrawound Vancomycin Decreases the Risk of Surgical Site Infection after Posterior Spine Surgery-A Multicenter Analysis. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2015 Dec 10. PMID: 26656042.
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      66. D'Oro A, Spoonamore MJ, Cohen JR, Acosta FL, Hsieh PC, Liu JC, Chen TC, Buser Z, Wang J. 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. PMID: 26637065.
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      67. Sayari AJ, Liu Y, Cohen JR, Van Halm-Lutterodt NI, Hai Y, Buser Z, Wang J. 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. PMID: 27047226; PMCID: PMC4796529 [Available on 12/01/16].
      68. Wang J. Social Media and the Online World: The New Frontier. Global Spine J. 2015 Oct; 5(5):359. PMID: 26430587; PMCID: PMC4577323.
      69. Ruofeng Y, Cohen JR, Buser Z, Yoon ST, Meisel HJ, Youssef JA, Park JB, Wang J, 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. PMID: 27433425; PMCID: PMC4947408.
      70. Zhang JY, Cohen JR, Yeranosian MG, Lord EL, Wang J, Petrigliano FA, McAllister DR. Rehabilitation Charges Associated With Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. Sports Health. 2015 Nov-Dec; 7(6):538-41. PMID: 26502448; PMCID: PMC4622380 [Available on 11/01/16].
      71. Li CS, Tian H, Zou M, Zhao KW, Li Y, Lao L, Brochmann EJ, Duarte ME, Daubs MD, Zhou YH, Murray SS, Wang J. 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. PMID: 26334966.
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      72. Wang J. Growth and Change for the Global Spine Journal. Global Spine J. 2015 Aug; 5(4):263. PMID: 26236570; PMCID: PMC4516723.
      73. Soens M, Wang J, Berta T, Strichartz G. Systemic Progesterone Administration in Early Life Alters the Hyperalgesic Responses to Surgery in the Adult: A Study on Female Rats. Anesth Analg. 2015 Aug; 121(2):545-55. PMID: 26076389.
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      74. Arshi A, Kabir N, Cohen JR, Lord EL, Wang J, 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):2392-9.e1. PMID: 26231991.
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      75. Ye S, Yim JH, Kim JR, Jang KY, Wang H, Wang J, Lee KB. Effects of Diclofenac Sodium on BMP-induced Inflammation in a Rodent Model. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2015 Jul 15; 40(14):E799-807. PMID: 26164161.
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      76. Ajiboye RM, Hamamoto JT, Eckardt MA, Wang J. 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. PMID: 26169879.
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      77. Zeng C, Xiong J, Wang J, 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. PMID: 26933617; PMCID: PMC4771510.
      78. Vellios EE, Nazemi AK, Yeranosian MG, Cohen JR, Wang J, 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. PMID: 26141196.
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      79. Lao L, Cohen JR, Lord EL, Buser Z, Wang J. 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. PMID: 26108390.
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