about

Welcome to the website for Sohrab Gollogly MD.  I am a fellowship trained board certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in surgery of the spine and hip.  My office is located in Monterey, California.  Within this website you will find information about the operations that I perform, my practice philosophy, and my interests in research and international surgery.  We have a state of the art practice in Monterey and a very sophisticated hospital and surgical center.  I have a number of patients who travel to Monterey to have surgical procedures performed and if you interested in an electronic consultation where I review your xrays or MRI scan you may use this site to initiate that process.  You will also find links on this website to the forms that you will need to complete in advance of a visit.

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lateral lumbar surgery for the treatment of degenerative lumbar scoliosis and stenosis

Decompression and stabilization of the degenerative lumbar spine using a minimally invasive extreme lateral approach: the XLIF experience Degenerative scoliosis of the lumbar spine is a consequence of the natural deterioration of the intervertebral disks with age.  As the biomechanical integrity of the disk declines, presumably as a result of oxidative damage to the proteins …

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back pain in athletes

Low back pain in athletes One of the more frequent reasons that a younger athletic patient, meaning anyone from the age of about 15 to 25, comes to see me in consultation is because they have severe activity related back pain that hasn’t responded to the usual treatments of rest, a couple of weeks of …

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