Specialties

Spine

Orthopaedic Surgery (Board certified since 2003)

At a Glance

  • 2000 Started practicing
  • 16 Years experience
  • 1 OFFICE LOCATION
  • 2 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

About Dr. Rhee

Specializing in cervical spine surgery, lumbar spine surgery, complex spinal deformity surgery (scoliosis and kyphosis), and surgery for spinal tumors, Dr. Rhee is an active researcher and sought-after teacher/lecturer at the national and international level in multiple medical societies.  He has served as faculty and been an invited lecturer at numerous meetings and courses on spine surgery.  In addition, he has served as Program Chairman at numerous national and international spine surgery meetings.   Dr. Rhee has also published extensively in a number of peer reviewed journals and book chapters, and he has received numerous awards and honors.  He is actively involved the training of international research scholars and other spinal surgeons and has been the author and editor of numerous books on spine surgery techniques.

My Clinical Interests

  • cervical fusion
  • discectomy
  • herniated disc
  • kyphosis
  • laminectomy
  • laminoplasty
  • lumbar decompression
  • lumbar disorders
  • lumbar fusion
  • microdiscectomy
  • microsurgery
  • radiculopathy
  • sciatica
  • scoliosis
  • spinal implants
  • spinal stenosis
  • spinal surgery
  • spinal trauma
  • spinal tumors
  • spondylolisthesis
  • thoracic fusion
  • vertebral fractures
  • brain tumors

Academic Profile

Degree

University of California Medical Center, San Francisco, CA

Training (Residency & Fellowship)

RESIDENCY

University of California Medical Center, San Francisco, CA

FELLOWSHIP

Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO

INTERNSHIP

University of California Medical Center, San Francisco, CA

Professional Memberships

Chairman,, Continuing medical education committee, Cervical Spine Research Society

Chairman, 41st meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society

Locations & Appointments

1 Office Location(s)

1

Emory Orthopaedics & Spine Center

59 Executive Park South NE
Atlanta, GA 30329
  • 404-778-7000
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2 Hospital Affiliation(s)

2

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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3

Emory University Hospital Midtown

550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
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Academic Profile

Degree

University of California Medical Center, San Francisco, CA

Training (Residency & Fellowship)

RESIDENCY

University of California Medical Center, San Francisco, CA

FELLOWSHIP

Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO

INTERNSHIP

University of California Medical Center, San Francisco, CA

Professional Memberships

Chairman,, Continuing medical education committee, Cervical Spine Research Society

Chairman, 41st meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society