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Frank Schwab, M.D., FAAOS

Adult & Pediatric Scoliosis and Spinal Deformity Specialist

Frank Schwab, M.D., FAAOS

Advanced care from a board-certified, fellowship-trained spine specialist.

At New York Spine Institute, we specialize in complex pediatric and adult spinal scoliosis and revision surgery.

Dr. Frank .J. Schwab, internationally recognized leader in the field of deformity, is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon with advanced fellowship training in spinal deformities. He has presented at over 80 national and international meetings and conferences. He is also a clinical associate professor of orthopaedics at NYU School of Medicine and Chief of the Spinal Deformity Service at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases (HJD).

If you or your child have a spinal deformity such as scoliosis or kyphosis and you have been unable to find relief, see the experts at New York Spine Institute. We are highly trained in treating a variety of spine problems and deformities.


At New York Spine Institute, we provide the latest diagnostics and medical treatments for congenital, idiopathic and degenerative spinal conditions and deformities, such as:

  • Scoliosis
  • Congenital deformity
  • Flatback and failed spinal surgery
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Abnormal kyphosis

New York Spine Institute uses leading-edge techniques and the latest technology to relieve pain and restore function for pediatric and adult patients. We provide evidence-based medical solutions for all types of spinal problems, and we help people throughout the New York metropolitan area, including Nassau and Suffolk counties.

Frank Schwab, MD
Complex Pediatric and Adult Spine Surgery

Board-Certified: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, National Board of Medical Examiners MD: College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY

Fellowship Training: Advanced Spine, Maimonides Medical Center, New York, NY, National Science Foundation_ NATO, postdoctoral fellowship, Hospital Lariboisiere-St. Louis, Paris, France

Orthopaedic Surgery, The New York Orthopaedic Hospital, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York,

NY Member: North American Spine Society, Scoliosis Research Society, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Spinal Deformity Study Group, International Spine Study Group

Academic Positions:
Clinical Associate Professor, NYU School of Medicine, Chief of the Spinal Deformity Service, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases

Licensure: New York

Author, Lecturer and Presenter

Dr. Schwab enjoys spending time with his patients and finding effective solutions to their spinal problems. He is committed to helping people from all walks of life and has developed new techniques for treating them. Dr. Schwab is an internationally recognized leader in his field.

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New York Spine Institute

Nassau County:
Suffolk County:
(212) 213-5470
(516) 357-8777
(718) 261-0480
(718) 261-0480

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