Practice contact
617-643-0547
617-726-7587
55 Fruit Street
Boston Massachusetts 02114
US
Joseph Schwab MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon - Spine Specialty
Orthopaedic Surgeon - Academic
Primary Practice: Orthopaedic Spine Center & Orthopaedic Oncology Service
Primary Hospital: MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL HOSPITAL

Practice Contact

Office Address
55 Fruit Street
Boston Massachusetts 02114
US
Phone
617-643-0547
Fax
617-726-7587

Clinical Expertise

Chordoma Osteosarcoma (Bone Cancer) Sarcoma and Connective Tissue Oncology Thoracic Spine Surgery

Biography

Dr. Schwab is a board certified orthopedic surgeon who received his residency training from the Mayo Clinic where he was awarded the P.J. Kelly award for outstanding basic science research. He has sub-specialty fellowship training in spine surgery from The Hospital for Special Surgery and orthopaedic oncology from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Dr. Schwab earned a BA from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio majoring in Religion. He earned his MD from Chicago Medical School where he was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society, as well as a Master's degree in Clinical Pathology. Dr. Schwab recently earned his second Master's degree from Harvard/MIT School of Health sciences and Technology as part of the Clinical Investigator Training Program (CITP). The program is designed to train young investigators in the science of translational research and clinical trials. Dr. Schwab plans on utilizing his CITP training to conduct clinical trials in his areas of clinical interest. He has an active practice that includes the management of benign and malignant bone tumors as well as maladies of the spine such as cervical spinal stenosis, cervical myelopathy, lumbar stenosis, lumbar spondylolisthesis, herniated discs and adult scoliosis.
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Primary Practice

Primary practice
Orthopaedic Spine Center & Orthopaedic Oncology Service

Hospital Affiliations

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PRIMARY HOSPITAL
MASSACHUSETTS GENERAL HOSPITAL
(617) 726-2000

Education & Training

FELLOWSHIP
Hospital for Special Surgery
RESIDENCY
Mayo Medical School
INTERNSHIP
Mayo Medical School
MEDICAL / PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL
Chicago Medical School