Michael Roh, MD

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgeon
  • Rockford Spine Center
  • Rockford, IL   
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Contact me for: Rockford Spine Center is dedicated exclusively to diagnosing and treating spine issues. Three fellowship trained spine surgeons have teamed up to provide advanced diagnostic capabilities and cutting edge treatments.

Rockford Spine Center is a state-of-the-art facility that offers a comprehensive care setting where patients can be tested, diagnosed, consulted with and treated - all under one roof and often times during a single visit.The team of experts uses a multidisciplinary approach to treat the most complex spinal cases. We have an advanced understanding of the spine and specialize in both surgical and non-surgical spinal disorders.

Dr. Roh is co-founder of Rockford Spine Center, and has long been dedicated to creating a comprehensive spine center that provides superior and compassionate patient care. He has special expertise in cervical spine surgery and minimally invasive surgery. As one of the select core faculty members for The Prestige® Cervical Disc, he traveled around the country teaching other surgeons this innovative disc replacement procedure. He has also lectured across the country on deformity surgery and advanced minimally-invasive techniques.

Prior to co-founding Rockford Spine Center, Dr. Roh completed the prestigious fellowship in spine surgery at Washington University in St. Louis, considered by many to be among the best training programs for spine surgery in the U.S. Dr. Roh is a clinical assistant professor at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford. He is board certified in orthopedic surgery and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, North American Spine Society, and Scoliosis Research Society. He is currently a cabinet member and committee co-chair for the Scoliosis Research Society. And, for nine years, he has provided charitable orthopedic care at the Walter Lawson Children's Home in Loves Park, Illinois.

Dr. Roh earned his undergraduate and medical degrees from Brown University, where he graduated first in his medical school class. He completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Columbia University in New York City.

Dr. Roh has received numerous awards and recognition including Top Doctors for orthopedic spine surgeons, Patients’ Choice Award, Compassionate Doctor Award, Becker’s Spine Review Top 200 Spine Surgeons and Specialists to Know, Top 50 Spine Surgery Practices to Know and Rockford Chamber of Commerce 20 People You Should Know.

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