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Eugene Carragee

Academic Appointments

  • Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Orthopaedic Spine Center 450 Broadway St Pavillion A FL 1 MC6110 Redwood City, CA 94063
    Tel Work (650) 725-5905 Fax (650) 721-3409
  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Email Tel (650) 721-7616
    Alternate Contact
    Sue Gokey Gonzalez Administrative Assistant Tel Work 650-721-7616
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Chief, Spinal Surgery Division (2004 - present)
  • Medical Director, Service Quality, Stanford Univeristy Hospital and Clinics (2009 - present)
  • Director, Orthopaedic Spine Center at Stanford, Stanford Hospital and Clinics (1990 - present)
  • Director, Medical Student Education; Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine (1990 - present)
  • Spine Consultant for Varsity and NCAA Teams, Stanford University (1993 - present)

Honors and Awards

  • Various awards and Commendations, U.S. Army (to present)
  • Leon Wiltse Award, North American Spine Society (2008)
  • Volvo Clinical Research Award, International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine (2000)
  • Clinical Research Award, International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine (2009 and 2006)
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Stanford University School of Medicine (1996, 1997, 2004)
  • Outstanding Paper Award, North American Spine Society (2008 - 03, 01, 00, 1999-97)
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Professional Education

Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine CA (1988)
Residency: Stanford University School of Medicine CA (1984)
Medical Education: Stanford University School of Medicine CA (1982)
Internship: Stanford University School of Medicine CA (1983)
Board Certification: Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (1994)
Fellowship: University Of Hong Kong, China (1990)
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Courses

2013-14

Graduate and Fellowship Program Affiliations

Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Dr. Carragee's research interests lie in outcomes assessment of surgical and rehabilitative treatment for cervical and lumbar intervertebral disk herniation; diagnosis and treatment of spine infections, instrumentation of the degenerative spine and spinal deformities and low back pain syndromes, pain and pain management.

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