P. Justin Tortolani, MD
UM St. Joseph Medical Group
Dr. Tortolani is a top-rated, renowned spine surgeon. He leads the Spine Institute at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center.
Dr. Tortolani specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of a full range of spine conditions. After diagnosis, he works closely with each patient to recommend a personalized treatment plan that can include rehabilitation exercises, pain management, surgery or some combination of these options. He is known for his patient-focused care approach and welcoming bedside manner. He works with a team of spine specialists, nurse navigators and pain management specialists to provide comprehensive, multidisciplinary patient care.
Dr. Tortolani is highly trained in the latest spine surgery techniques and is dedicated to innovation in his field. He is widely recognized for his research contributions to the advancement of spinal surgery on a national level. His research has been published extensively in numerous professional publications and journals throughout his career.
On multiple occasions since 2013, Baltimore magazine has named Dr. Tortolani a "Top Doctor" in the orthopedic spine surgery specialty.
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Weill Cornell Medical College, 1997
Johns Hopkins Hospital, 2002
Emory University Hospital - Spinal Surgery, 2003
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery, 2005
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UM St. Joseph Medical Center
University of Maryland Medical Center