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Jay Rhee, M.D.

Jay Won Rhee, M.D.
Instructor of Neurological Surgery
Instructor of Neurosurgery


Appointment Phone


Main Location

The Johns Hopkins Hospital

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Out of State Patients

Call 410-464-6641 (8a.m. to 6p.m., EST, Mon-Fri)

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International Patients

Call +1-410-502-7683 (7a.m. to 6p.m., EST, Mon-Fri)

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  • Instructor of Neurological Surgery
  • Instructor of Neurosurgery

Centers & Institutes


  • Neurosurgery - Gastroenterology and Hepatology
  • Neurosurgery - Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology
  • Neurosurgery - Spine


The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Appointment Phone: 410-955-4424

600 N. Wolfe Street
Sheikh Zayed Tower
Baltimore, MD 21287 map
Phone: 410-955-4424

Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center

Appointment Phone: 410-955-4424

601 N. Caroline Street
Baltimore, MD 21287 map
Phone: 410-955-4424

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

Appointment Phone: 410-550-0939

4940 Eastern Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21224 map
Phone: 410-550-0939


Neurosurgery, Spine, Spine and Spinal Deformities, Spine Surgery


Dr. Rhee is a spine instructor with the Johns Hopkins Neurosurgical Spine Center. He sees patient at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. more

    Additional Information

  • Education +


    • Tufts University School of Medicine / MD (2008)


    • Georgetown University Medical Center / Neurological Surgery (2014)
  • Research & Publications +

    Selected Publications

    Rhee JW, Sandhu FA, Voyadzis J. Prospective Evaluation of one-year outcomes in minimally invasive lumbar transfacet screw fixation in the lateral decubitus position following lateral interbody fusion. Third World Congress of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery and Techniques WCMISST, Praia do Forte, Brazil, August 16-18, 2012. (Award for Best E-poster Presentation)

    Rhee JW, Anaizi AN, Sandhu FA, Voyadzis J. Minimally invasive resection of lumbar synovial cysts from a contralateral approach. Report of 2 cases. J of Neurosurg Spine. In press.

    Rhee JW, Voyadzis J. Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion. In: Kim D, Vaccaro A, Dickman, C, eds. Surgical Anatomy and Techniques of the Spine. Elsevier. In press.

    Rhee JW, Magge, S. Moyamoya and Surgical Intervention. Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 11:179–186, 2011.

  • Academic Affiliations & Courses +
  • Activities & Honors +

    Professional Activities

    • Ad hoc reviewer, MRDDRC Center Reviews, 1991
    • Genome Research Review Committee (NHGRI), Developmental Biology Review Group (NICHD), 1991 - 1995
    • Editorial Board, Genomics, 1995 - 2004
    • Editorial Board, Journal of Heredity, 1995 - 2004
    • Editorial Board, Mammalian Genome, 1995 - 2004
    • Editorial Board, Genome Research, 1995 - 2004
    • Editorial Board, Cancer Genomics and Proteomics, 1995 - 2004
    • Editorial Board, Journal of Neurodevelopmental Disorders, 1995 - 2004
    • Director, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 2001 - 2012
      Post-baccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP)
    • NICHD, Developmental Biology Review Committee, 2003 - 2006
    • Science Advisory Boards: National Down Syndrome Society, Down Syndrome Research and Treatment Foundation, 2005
      Down Syndrome Research
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