Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
After completing his B.S. with honors from the Pennsylvania State University, Dr. Witham received his medical degree from The Johns Hopkins University. He completed an internship in general surgery and a residency in neurological surgery at the University of Pittsburgh, as well as advanced training in complex reconstructive spinal surgery and spinal oncology at Johns Hopkins under the direction of Dr. Ziya Gokaslan.
Dr. Witham’s research focuses on the surgical treatment of degenerative conditions of the cervical and lumbar spine, dynamic stabilization procedures, and artificial disc surgery. Dr Witham is conducting atrial to assess the efficacy of dynamic lumbar stabilization on the prevention of segment disease. He focuses on long-term outcome studies assessing the efficacy of various surgical approaches to degenerative spine diseases.