Our Providers

Cyrus Ghavam, M.D.

Medical EducationUniversity of Miami School of Medicine; Undergaduate from Stanford University in Stanford, California FellowshipCharlotte Spine Center; Charlotte, North Carolina ResidencyUniversity of Alabama in Birmingham Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Orthopaedic Surgery; American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons SpecialtySpine Surgery
Location(s)TOC Decatur
TOC Main
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Dr. Ghavam is a specialist in spine surgery. He holds an M.D. degree with research distinction from the University Of Miami School Of Medicine, along with B.S. and M.S. degrees from Stanford University in Stanford, California. He served as administrative chief resident during his residency in orthopaedic surgery at the University of Alabama in Birmingham, a program he completed in 1994. He completed a fellowship in Spine Surgery at the Charlotte Spine Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery as well as a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. Dr. Ghavam has published numerous papers on orthopaedic conditions of the spine.

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Dr. Ghavam Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Pre-Op Anesthesia Guidelines

Post-Op Instructions and Guidelines

Exercises for the Back

Exercises for the Neck & Shoulder



ALIF: Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion

Anterior Cervical Discectomy & Fusion


Lumbar Inter-Body Fusion (IBF)

Micro Endoscopic Discectomy

XLIF: Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion

Degenerative Disc Disease The Work Complicator Lecture (audio only)

Cervicial Radiculopathy Lecture (audio only)

Clinical Team

Jeff Carroll, PA-C

Seth Sprraggins, PA-C

Betsy Briglia, PA-C

Celia Whitaker, Medical Secretary

Alli Batey, MA

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