Dr. Todd J. Albert is the Surgeon-In-Chief and Medical Director at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City. His also Professor and Chairman of the Department of Orthopaedics at Weill Cornell Medical School.
He graduated magna cum laude from Amherst College, received his doctor of medicine degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine, completed a residency in orthopaedic surgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and performed a fellowship in spinal surgery at the Minnesota Spine Center.
Dr. Albert serves on the boards of several scholarly journals. He is Past President of The Cervical Spine Research Society ,Past Chair of The International Meeting of Advanced Spinal Techniques (IMAST) for the Scoliosis Research Society, and past Chair of Development for the American Orthopaedic Association. He is President Elect of the Scoliosis Research Society.
Dr. Albert has published over 300 scientific articles, authored over 70 book chapters, presented his research both nationally and internationally, and served as chairman at numerous courses. He has published seven textbooks on Spinal Surgery.