Kenneth J Rich, M.D.
Diplomate of the American Board of Neurological Surgeons
Birthplace: Buffalo, NY
University of Michigan (1973); Ann Arbor, MI BS in Psychology (with Distinction)
State University of New York at Buffalo (1978) – Buffalo, NY MD
University of Kentucky Medical Center; Lexington, KY
Internship in General Surgery (1978-1979)
Residency in Neurosurgery (1979-1984)
Board Certified in Neurosurgery (May 1989)
Membership and Societies:
Member, North Carolina Medical Society
Member, Wake County Medical Society
Past Medical Staff President, Raleigh Community Hospital 1992-1994
Member, Liason Commitee, N.C. Industrial Commission
Member, Southern Neurosurgical Society
Past Board Member Raleigh Raleigh Community Hospital
Advisor for NuVasive, Inc.
Principle Investigator FDA/IDE Study NeoDisc
Special Advisor/Witness to N.C. Board of Medicine
Former Reviewer of Submitted Articles for Spine
Former Instructor for Minimally Invasive Spine Techniques for Sofamor-Danek
Member, NH IRB
Kenneth J Rich, M.D. has special interest in new and minimally invasive spine surgery. He has worked with several companies to develop and improve the equipment used and the procedures done in this area of nerurosurgery. Dr. Rich has lectured and taught courses to other spine surgeons across the country, and as far away as China, London, and Brazil. He remains involved in cutting edge developments by participating in FDA approved studies. Disc replacement surgeries, spinal stenosis surgeries and ruptured disc surgeries are examples of studies our practice is or has participated in.
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