Welcome to Boston Spine Surgery, the private practice of Dr. Frank X. Pedlow Jr., specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of surgical conditions of the adult spine. Having received training in both the neurosurgical and orthopaedic principles and techniques of spine surgery, Dr Pedlow brings a vast amount of experience and expertise to his approach to solving his patients problems. Boston Spine Surgery offers comprehensive spine care of a full range of spinal conditions, specializing in degenerative conditions of the neck and back, minimally invasive spine surgery, athletic injuries to the spine and spine care of the injured worker.
Our mission at Boston Spine Surgery is to provide patients with the highest quality, most technically advanced, "patient-centered" spine care, delivered in a personalized and private setting. read more
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Dr. Pedlow is the former Chief of the Orthopaedic Spine Service at the Massachusetts General Hospital, a position he held until deciding to go into private practice.
Boston Magazine's December 2014 “Top Docs” issue once again names Dr. Pedlow one of Boston’s best orthopedic surgeons.
“U.S. News & World Report ranks Mass General #1 in New England and #2 in the nation based on our quality of care, patient safety and reputation in 16 clinical specialties”
"Top Docs 2013" issue names Dr. Pedlow one of Bostons top orthopedic surgeons. Dr. Pedlow has thus been named one of Bostons best spine surgeons for the past 10 years. Boston Magazine partnered with the healthcare researchers, Castle Connolly, Ltd., to generate this year's guide to Boston's Top Doctors. Castle Connolly's physician-led team followed a rigorous screening process to select these doctors. Careful consideration of doctors' educational and professional experience is essential, before final selection is made among physicians most highly regarded by their peers read more
US News & World Report has named the MGH America's best hospital read more
The MGH Spine Service is the first hospital in Massachusetts to add the O-Arm from Medtronics... read more
US News and World Report
The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Massachusetts General Hospital is the Top ranked Orthopaedic Department in New England and ranked third nationally. read more
MGH opens the Stephan L. Harris Center for Chordoma Care
MGH Cancer Center publication "Synergy" focuses on Spine Tumor care at Mass General
New Physical Therapy unit opens at 30 Lancaster Street