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The Spinal Column Biomechanics Laboratory
The Spinal Column Biomechanics Laboratory focuses on the study of various spinal pathologies. The Biomechanics Laboratory studies a wide array of tools and techniques in order to advance spinal surgery for the benefit of patients. With a team of researchers, engineers, and neurosurgeons, the Biomechanics Laboratory participates in the newest developments in applied and translational research.
Our facility alongside the International Center for Orthopedic Advancement at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center serves as a premiere learning institute. The laboratory not only conducts novel biomechanical studies but also functions as a teaching facility for neurosurgical trainees interested in mastering highly specialized or technical procedures.
The Spinal Column Biomechanics Laboratory specializes in:
- Applied mechanics
- Force Vector Analysis
- Spinal instrumentation testing
- Development of novel spinal reconstructions
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To learn more about Spinal Column Biomechanics at Johns Hopkins, please call 410-955-4424.
Adult Neurology: 410-955-9441
Pediatric Neurology: 410-955-4259
Adult Neurosurgery: 410-955-6406
Pediatric Neurosurgery: 410-955-7337
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