Specializes in Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Spine Surgery, Atavi@ System
Dr. Sweeney is an accomplished and leading authority in Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Spine Surgery. Decompression, fusion and instrumentation up to three levels is performed with the Atavi@System.
Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery
Education: Bachelor of Science in Wildlife Biology, University of Massachusetts
Medical Degree, University of Virginia with a Ph.D. in Anatomy and Cell Biology
Residency: Orthopedic Surgery, University of Virginia
Fellowship: National Institute of Health in Bethesda, Maryland; The Spine Center at the Univ. of Virginia
Certification: Board Certified, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Member: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; American Medical Association and NASS
Dr. Sweeney has performed more endoscopic surgeries using the Atavi@System than any other physician in the USA. Dr. Sweeney has been published extensively, including new methods on bone healing and is recognized as a national speaker on disorders and surgical procedures of the spine. Dr. Sweeney is with the Southeastern Spine Center & Research Institute in Sarasota, FL.