Phillip Kravetz, MD

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Dr. Phillip Kravetz is a minimally invasive spine surgeon and a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with a specialty in spinal surgery. He earned his medical degree from the University of Michigan Medical School and was a fellow in molecular pharmacology at Harvard University before completing his postdoctoral training in orthopedic surgery at Henry Ford Hospital. He decided to specialize in spinal reconstruction and completed a fellowship with the Institute for Spinal Disorders at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Kravetz is an expert in minimally invasive spinal procedures that allow for quicker recovery compared to traditional surgical techniques. He was one of the earliest adopters of these new techniques starting in 2001 and has traveled all over the world teaching hundreds of other spine surgeons. In his spare time, Dr. Kravetz enjoys the outdoors, fitness, art and travel.

Accepting New Patients

Locations

  • 1300 Bridge Creek Drive NE
  • Suite B
  • Cullman, AL 35058

Undergraduate

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

Medical Degree

1995
University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, MI

Internship

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

Residency

2000
Henry Ford Hospital
Orthopedic Surgery – Detroit, MI

Research Fellowship

1993
Harvard University, Molecular Pharmacology
Cambridge, MA

Fellowship

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

National Board of Physicians and Surgeons

Orthopedic Surgery, Board Certified

1992–1993
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Fellowship

1989
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Grant for Undergraduate Research

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