(Courtesy of Englewood Health) Adult and pediatric orthopaedic spine surgeon Jay S. Reidler, MD, MPH, has joined Metropolitan Neurosurgery Associates and Englewood Health. Dr. Reidler’s main clinical interests include minimally invasive spine surgery, complex adult and pediatric spinal surgery, scoliosis and kyphosis, common neck and back conditions such as disc herniation, spinal stenosis and myelopathy, artificial disc replacement, congenital spinal malformations, spinal tumors, and revision spine surgery. He is also interested in improving safety and outcomes in spine surgery using advanced intraoperative navigation and robotic technologies.
“When caring for patients, I prioritize listening carefully to my patients and their family members to address their concerns, offer innovative therapeutic options, and develop a personalized treatment plan together,” said Dr. Reidler. “I am delighted to join the multispecialty spine team at Englewood Health, where our specialized expertise and compassionate care can help adults and children with spine conditions throughout our community return to the activities they love.”
Dr. Reidler completed his undergraduate studies at Harvard University, where he graduated summa cum laude with a degree in neurobiology. He received his MD from Harvard Medical School and his MPH from Harvard School of Public Health with a concentration in healthcare management and policy. He did an orthopaedic surgery residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, where he was chief resident of orthopaedic education, followed by an adult and pediatric comprehensive spine surgery fellowship at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center, in New York. He obtained further specialized training at the Shriners Hospital for Children in Philadelphia, where he completed a dedicated complex pediatric spine surgery fellowship, and at the University of Pennsylvania, where he trained in innovative approaches for treating complex neck and back conditions.
Dr. Reidler is an active member of the Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, the North American Spine Society, and AOSpine, and a candidate fellow of the Scoliosis Research Society. In addition to English, Dr. Reidler speaks Hebrew and Spanish.