Spine Animations

Spine Animations

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Poor posture can damage the spine and its associated muscles and ligaments. A hunched stance places abnormal stress on muscles and ligaments, causes backache and fatigue, and can even cause the spine to become fixed in an abnormal position.

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German Levin, M.D.

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Education

Interventional Physiatry
Southeastern Spine Institute, Mount Pleasant, SC
7/2003-7/2004
Residency, PM&R
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
7/2001- 7/2004
Internship
Medical University of Missouri-Columbia
7/2000-6/2001
Medical School
Krasnoyarskaya Gosudarstvennaya Medicinskaya Academy
Krasnoyarsk, Russia
8/1987-5/1993

Experience

Southeastern Spine Institute 8/2015 to Present
MSK Physiatry, Interventional spine, EMG
New England Spine Care Associates
3/2008 -7/2015
Conservative Spine, EMG, Interventional Physiatry
East Tennessee Brain and Spine Center
8/2004-2008

Hospital Affiliations

EAST COOPER MEDICAL CENTER

Research and Papers

Cervical epidural injection: comparative efficacy in two different patient groups
Poster Presentation
AAPM&R national conference
2011
Non-operative treatment for cervical spondylosis and radiculopathy utilizing ESI
Poster Presentation
AAPM&R national conference
2005
Paraplegia secondary to progressive necrotic myelopathy in patient with implanted morphine pump
American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
2005

Presentations

Mechanical lower back pain in adults, Grand rounds, Mount Auburn Hospital 2009
Lumbar disc disease, surgical and nonsurgical solutions, Grand rounds, Melrose-Wakefield Hospital 2008

Certification

Diplomat of the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Current
American Board of Interventional Pain Physicians Current

Memberships

AAPM&R
American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP)

Miscellaneous:

LANGUAGES: Russian, English
Hobbies: Golf, Tennis
Citizenship: USA