New Orthopedic Surgeon Appointed To Boston Medical Center, Boston University School Of Medicine

in Health & Medicine, News Releases, School of Medicine
January 8th, 2009

Contact: Allison Rubin, 617-638-8491 | afrubin@bu.edu

(Boston)-Newton resident Sushil Basra, MD, has been appointed to the position of orthopaedic surgeon, Section of Spine Surgery in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Boston Medical Center (BMC), and will be recommended as an assistant professor of orthopedic surgery at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM).

Basra received his medical degree from the State University of New York Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, and completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in Newark.

Basra’s clinical interests include spine trauma, degenerative conditions of the spine and thoracic and lumbar spine surgery. His research interests include tumors or infections of the spine, spine trauma, degenerative disorders of the spine and scoliosis a medical condition in which a spine is curved from side to side.

Prior to his appointments, Basra completed a fellowship in spine surgery at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta. He has been a contributor to several publications, and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Boston Spine Society and the Indian Medical Association of New England. To make an appointment with Basra, please call (617) 638-5633.

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