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Mark Tantorski, DOMark Tantorski, DO
Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon

A member of Chester County Hospital’s Medical Staff since 2012, Mark E. Tantorski, DO, received his medical degree from the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his orthopaedic residency at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and a fellowship in spinal surgery at New England Baptist Hospital. 

Board-certified in orthopaedic surgery, Dr. Tantorski is a member of the North American Spine Society, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopaedics and the American Osteopathic Association. View Profile >>

Amrit S. Khalsa, MD
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Khalsa specializes in diseases of back and neck, including scoliosis, spinal stenosis, spinal deformity, radiculopathy, disc herniations, spondylolisthesis, and spinal tumors He has a clinical interest in artificial disc replacement, minimally invasive spine surgery, and complex spine surgery. He received a medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, LA. He then completed an orthopaedic internship and residency at Drexel University College of Medicine. In addition, Dr. Khalsa completed a comprehensive spine surgery fellowship as a part of the San Diego Spine Fellowship at Scripps Clinic. View Profile >>

Harvey E. Smith, MD
Chief, Orthopaedic Spine Surgery, Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Smith specializes in the treatment of conditions and disorders affecting the neck and back. His clinical interests include complex surgeries of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine. His research interests include degenerative disc disease, minimally invasive surgery and image guidance navigation systems. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, North America Spine Society, Council for Value in Spine Surgery and Alpha Omega Alpha Medicine Honor Society. Dr. Smith has previously received awards from AO Spine North America and Cervical Spine Research Society. View Profile >>


Sherif Sherif, MDSherif Sherif, MD
Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon

Dr..Sherif recently completed a spine fellowship at Penn Medicine, after also completing a spine fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital. He received a Master’s Degree in Biology from Tanta University and his Medical Degree from Cairo University. He specializes in Orthopaedic Spine Surgery including degenerative spine disease, minimally invasive spine surgery, adult spine deformity, spine trauma, spine infections and tumors.



Matthew Budway, MDMatthew Budway, MD
Neurosurgical Spine Surgeon

Matthew Budway, MD, earned an undergraduate degree in neurobiology from Brown University. He went on to obtain his medical degree from the University of California at San Francisco School of Medicine. After medical school, Dr. Budway completed are sidency in neurosurgery at The New York Presbyterian Hospital/Cornell Medical School. It was there that he developed an early interest in spinal surgery while also doing clinical training at The Hospital for Special Surgery and Memorial Sloan Kettering.

Following his residency, Dr. Budway went on to complete a fellowship in spinal surgery at Harvard Medical School. Upon completion of his spine surgery fellowship, Dr. Budway was invited to join the neurosurgery faculty at Cornell Medical School where he developed his early spinal neurosurgery practice, taught residents and fellows and founded The Spine Center at New York Hospital. View Profile >>

James Schuster, MD, PhDJames Schuster, MD, PhD
Neurosurgical Spine Surgeon

In addition to providing evaluation of all brain, spine and central nervous conditions, James M. Schuster, MD, PhD, specializes in the management of complex spinal disorders with an emphasis on tumors and trauma. He is committed to using minimally invasive techniques and spinal navigation to improve patient safety.

Dr. Schuster’s clinical research interests include improving outcomes in patients with spinal disorders and he is currently involved in several multi-center studies designed to improve outcomes in spinal oncology and trauma.

He received his medical degree and PhD from Duke University School of Medicine, with a focus in the area of brain tumor immunotherapy. He completed both his fellowship and residency in neurosurgery at the University of Washington.

Dr. Schuster sees patients at Penn Medicine Westtown and performs surgery at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. View Profile >>



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