AtlantiCast Medical Minute: Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center
Atlantic Health System Opens Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center
December 19, 2017, Morristown, NJ – Atlantic Health System today announced the opening of the Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center at Atlantic Orthopedic Institute. The Center was developed to provide exemplary medical care and care management to adults and children with spinal deformities, including scoliosis.
AtlantiCast Medical Minute: Atlantic Orthopedic Institute’s Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center
On this episode of the AtlantiCast Medical Minute, we’ll take you inside the Atlantic Orthopedic Institute’s Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center, with the center’s director, Jason Lowenstein, MD.
Atlantic Health System introduces new Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center: 5 highlights
Atlantic Health System unveiled its new Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center at Atlantic Orthopedic Institute in Morristown, N.J.
The Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Center offers spinal deformity care to adults and children.
The center’s providers create personalized treatment plans for patients’ unique deformity patterns.
Atlantic Health System Opens Scoliosis & Spinal Deformity Center
Many people first present with a potential spine issue to their primary care physician or pediatrician. Additional expertise is required to comprehensively handle these cases,” said Steven Maser, MD, Medical Director, Orthopedic Surgery, Atlantic Health System.
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Q: What signs of scoliosis should parents look for?
A: Asymmetry in the back may be visible, one shoulder may be higher than the other or there can be asymmetry in the rib cage that makes the back look twisted or curved. At that point I would perform an evaluation and consider a full spine X-ray.
The Advanced Spine Center
Dr. Jason E. Lowenstein is a partner at The Advanced Spine Center and the Director of Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity at Morristown Medical Center. Dr. Lowenstein is a board-certified, fellowship-trained, Adult and Pediatric Spine Surgeon.
Treating Spinal Deformities in Pediatric and Adult Patients
When 12-year-old Abigail Nixon went for her checkup, her pediatrician noticed a slight curve in her spine and advised that they review it at her next annual visit. At her next visit, her spine had a 45-degree curve and she was referred to an orthopedic surgeon.
Doctor specializes in individualized treatment of spinal deformities
Dr. Jason E. Lowenstein is a partner at The Advanced Spine Center, along with Drs. Charles A. Gatto and George S. Naseef, and is the director of Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity at Morristown Medical Center. He is a board-certified, fellowship-trained, adult and pediatric spine surgeon.
Dr. Jason E. Lowenstein, a Specialist in Orthopaedic Surgery, is Named a Top Doctor: New York Metro Area 2016
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A board certified, fellowship-trained spine surgeon, Dr. Jason Lowenstein is committed to taking a conservative approach when working with young patients dealing with scoliosis, kyphosis, spondylolisthesis, and sports related injuries of the spine. He works carefully with his patients to develop a balanced treatment plan to best address and manage their spinal issues.
Taking a Team Approach
“I always take a team approach when working with patients,” says the father of two. “I want children and their families to play an active role in the treatment process.” Dr. Lowenstein offers families his expertise and training in all aspects of adult and pediatric spine surgery. He specializes in the treatment of cervical disc herniations and stenosis; spinal deformities such as scoliosis, kyphosis, and spondylolisthesis; minimally-invasive spine surgery, and revision spine surgery for the treatment of “failed back surgery.”
Choosing the Non-Invasive Treatment Option
A member of the Scoliosis Research Society, North American Spine Society, and American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Dr. Lowenstein studied neuroscience and graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania. He earned his medical degree at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, where he studied gene therapy for the treatment of musculoskeletal disorders.