Dr. Milad Alam
Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon
Dr. Milad Alam is a Board-Certified Orthopaedic Spine surgeon who has specific training and an interest in minimally invasive surgical techniques and motion preservation (non-fusion) surgeries for the adult degenerative spine.
Dr. Alam obtained his Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Psychobiology from UCLA with the highest honor, Summa Cum Laude. Subsequently, he completed his medical school training at UC San Diego School of Medicine. Following medical school, he selected to complete his residency in Orthopaedic surgery at Jackson Memorial / University of Miami hospital. Dr. Alam has completed a combined orthopaedic and neurosurgical spine fellowship at the University of Southern California (USC) Spine Center with a focus on minimally invasive and robotic spine surgery for treatment of adult degenerative conditions. He has also complimented his fellowship training as a visiting spine fellow at Bern University Hospital in Switzerland.
After completing his graduate medical training, Dr. Alam served as the Chief of Orthopaedic Spine Surgery at Riverside Orthopaedic Institute (Rutherford, NJ) where he helped develop comprehensive program offering surgical and non-surgical treatments for degenerative neck and back conditions. Additionally, he served as an Associate Director of spine surgery at Hudson Regional Hospital (Secaucus, NJ) where he played an integral role in the developing an award winning Robotic Spinal Surgery program.
Dr. Milad Alam has presented at major national spine conferences and written multiple peer-reviewed journal articles about spine conditions and surgical techniques. He is an active member of multiple professional societies, including the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, AOSpine, and the North American Spine Society.
Dr. Alam is a firm believer that his primary role as a spine specialist is to educate his patients regarding their specific conditions and potential treatment options. He is dedicated to working closely with his patients in creating customized non-surgical and surgical plans of care for their individual needs and lifestyle.