Biography

Dr. Singh has an international reputation in the area of minimally invasive spinal surgery. He frequently teaches minimally invasive techniques to neurosurgeons and spinal surgeons from around the world and most recently was an invited guest lecturer to Saudi Arabia. He is also extensively involved in designing new minimally invasive spinal instrumentation for cutting-edge spinal surgery. 

Dr. Singh's clinical interests include the minimally invasive treatment of complex degenerative disorders of the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine. Dr. Singh also specializes in minimally invasive treatment of spinal tumors and adult spinal deformities. 

Dr. Singh is known for his excellent outcomes and his use of cutting-edge procedures. He is an award-winning researcher and has published his findings in major medical journals (more than 200 publications, presentations and book chapters). He most recently won awards for his research including Best Paper at the North American Spine Society (NASS) and Society of Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery (SMISS) International Meetings in 2013. He frequently trains surgeons who observe his newly advanced surgical techniques in the operating room. He is also the principal researcher in several FDA clinical trials involving cervical disc replacements and motion-preserving spinal technology. 

Dr. Singh is listed in Becker's Orthopedic Spine and Pain Management as one of the nation's Top 100 spine surgeons and specialists. He was also awarded the "Top 10" Doctor Award, Most Compassionate Doctor, and Patient's Choice Award from Vitals.com. Dr. Singh was also appointed to serve as the chair of the Spine Program Committee for the American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Annual Meeting from 2017-2020.

A graduate of Jefferson Medical College, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude, Dr. Singh completed his training at Emory University in a combined Orthopaedic and Neurosurgical spine fellowship.

Visit Dr. Singh's Website Curriculum Vitae

Practice Emphasis 

Spine Surgery

Special Procedures 

Minimally invasive spinal fusion and instrumentation
Cervical
Anterior thoracic and lumbar surgery
Spinal disc replacement
Microscopic surgery

Research Interests

Minimally invasive, motion sparing spinal technology
Spinal disc degeneration
Lumbar disc replacement

Disclosures 

AAOS Record of Disclosure 

Clinical Support Staff 

Jessica Pfaff (AA)
Frances Perez (SEC)
Christopher McGee (PA)
Michael Collins (RC)
Veronica Herrera (MA)

Education / Certifications

  • Medical School
    Jefferson Medical College
  • Residency
    Rush Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center
  • Fellowship
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Board Certification
    Orthopaedic Surgery

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Hospital / Surgical Locations

Rush SurgiCenter, LP

1725 W. Harrison Street, Suite 556
Chicago, IL 60612

Gold Coast Surgicenter

845 N. Michigan Ave, Suite 985W
Chicago, IL 60611 

Physician Office Locations

Orthopedic Building at Rush University Medical Center

1611 West Harrison Street
Chicago, Illinois 60612

Prairie Medical Center of Westchester

2450 S. Wolf Road, Suite F, 2nd Floor
Westchester, IL 60154

Munster Indiana Office

9200 Calumet Avenue
Suite 300
Munster, IN 46321