Samuel K Cho

Samuel K Cho, MD

  • PROFESSOR | Orthopedics
  • PROFESSOR | Neurosurgery


Spine Surgery, Orthopedics and Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Samuel K. Cho serves as the Chief of Spine Surgery at Mount Sinai West, Director of Spine Surgery Fellowship, and Professor in the Department Orthopaedic Surgery and Neurosurgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Dr. Cho is a graduate of the University of Virginia where he was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa and was a Rhodes Scholar regional finalist. He earned his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine and completed an orthopaedic surgery residency at the New York Orthopaedic Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center where he was honored with multiple research grants and awards including the prestigious Frank E. Stinchfield Award. Dr. Cho returned to his alma mater to complete a Pediatric and Adult Spinal Surgery Fellowship at the world-renowned Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University Medical Center. Dr. Cho specializes in minimally invasive surgical procedures, as well as complex reconstruction of spinal deformities.

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American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Clinical Focus


MD, Washington University

Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, New York-Presbyterian Univ. Hospital of Columbia & Cornco

Fellowship, Spinal Surgery, Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University

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