Editorial Board

Global Spine Journal

Editors-in-Chief

Jeffrey C. Wang, MD (USA)
Chief, Orthopaedic Spine Service
Co-Director, USC Spine Center
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Neurosurgery
USC Spine Center

Jens R. Chapman, MD (USA)
Swedish Neuroscience Institute
Swedish Medical Center

Karsten Wiechert, MD (Germany)
Chairman
Spine Center
Schön-Klinik München Harlaching

Managing Editor

Danielle Lieberman (USA)
AOSpine International

Deputy Editors

Guiseppe Barbagallo, MD (Italy)
Neurosurgical Unit
Policlinico "G. Rodolico" University Hospital
Michael G. Fehlings, MD (Canada)
Division of Neurosurgery
Toronto Western Hospital
Keita Ito, MD, ScD (Netherlands)
Professor and Head
Orthopaedic Biomechanics
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Eindhoven University of Technology
Michael Mayer, MD, PhD (Germany)
Professor and Head
Schoen-Klinik München-Harlaching
Spine Center
K.V.Menon, MD (Oman)
Senior Consultant (Orthopaedics)
Khoula Hospital
Thomas E. Mroz, MD (USA)
Director, Spine Surgery Fellowship Program
Neurological Institute
Cleveland Clinic Center for Spine Health
The Cleveland Clinic
S. Rajasekaran, PhD (India)
Chairman, Department of Orthopaedics and Spine Surgery
Ganga Hospital
K. Daniel Riew, MD (USA)
Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Columbia
University Medical Center
Co-Chief, Spine Division
Director, Cervical Spine Surgery
Co-Director, Adult and Pediatric Comprehensive
Spine Fellowship
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Columbia University Medical Center/New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Dino Samartzis (Hong Kong)
Deputy Director, Laboratory and Clinical Research Institute for Pain
Division of Spine Surgery
Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology
University of Hong Kong
Luiz Roberto Vialle, MD (Brazil)
Grupo de Coluna / Spine Unit
Universidade Católica do Paraná

Associate Editors

Zayed Al-Zayed (Saudi Arabia)
Abdulrazzaq Alobaid (Kuwait)
Paul Arnold (USA)
Bryan Ashman (Austalia)
Firas Atallah (Lebanon)
Ufuk Aydinli (Turkey)
Massimo Balsano (Italy)
Yaser Behairy (Saudi Arabia)
Darrell S. Brodke (USA)
Chris Cain (USA)
Kenneth Cheung (Hong Kong)
Michael Daubs (USA)
Evan Davies (United Kingdom)
Marinus DeKleuver (Netherlands)
Robert Dunn (South Africa)
Marcelo Gruenberg (Argentina)
Ali Haghnegahdar (Iran)
Roger Hartl (USA)
Mike Janssen (USA)
Shashank Kale (India)
Teija Lund (Finland)
Robert McGuire (USA)
Marco Medina (Peru)
Osmar Moraes (Brazil)
German Ochoa (Columbia)†
Roberto Postingo (Chile)
Andres Rodriguez-Munera (Columbia)
Paul Thng (Singapore)
Tomoaki Toyone (Japan)
Alex Vaccaro (USA)
Marcelo Valacco (Argentina)
Emiliano Vialle (Brazil)
Richard Williams (Austalia)

EBSJ Deputy Editors

Scientific Methodology
Andrea C. Skelly, USA

Publishing
Katrin Luessi