Phillip Kravetz, MD

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Dr. Phillip Kravetz is a fellowship-trained, board-certified surgeon trained by both orthopedic surgeons and neurosurgeons, and has focused his 21-year career on minimally invasive spinal procedures.


Dr. Kravetz earned his medical degree from the University of Michigan Medical School before completing a fellowship in molecular pharmacology at Harvard University. He completed his postdoctoral training in orthopedic surgery at Henry ford Hospital and another fellowship, this time specializing in spinal reconstruction, at the Institute for Spinal Disorders at the Baylor College of Medicine.

Dr. Kravetz was an early adopter of minimally invasive spinal procedures and has travelled the world teaching other spine surgeons the techniques of his specialty. He also manages non-surgical back and neck treatments to give patients an improved quality of life. In his spare time, Dr. Kravetz enjoys the outdoors, fitness, art and travel.

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1990 – University of Arizona, Bachelor of Science – Biochemistry
Tucson, AZ

Medical Degree

1995 – University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, MI

Medical Training


1996 – Rush Presbyterian, St. Lukes Medical Center
Chicago, IL


2000 – Henry Ford Hospital, Orthopedic Surgery
Detroit, MI

Research Fellowship

1993 – Harvard University, Molecular Pharmacology
Cambridge, MA


2001 – Institute for Spinal Disorders at Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX


National Board of Physicians and Surgeons
Orthopedic Surgery, Board Certified

Honors & Awards


Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Fellowship


Howard Hughes Medical Institute Grant for Undergraduate Research

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