Justin Smith MD

Justin Smith MD

Justin Smith

Justin Smith, MD, PhD

Professor of Neurological Surgery
Co-Director, UVA Spine Center
Co-director, Neurosurgery Spine Division

M.D. and PHD Degrees:

Mayo Clinic Medical School, 2001


Neurosurgery, University of California, San Francisco, 2007


Complex Spine and Spinal Deformity, University of Virginia, 2007
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Northwestern University, 2008

Certification: Neurosurgery, 2011

Clinical Interests:

Back Pain, Cervical Disc Herniation, Degenerative Disk Disease, Lumbar Spondylotic Disease, Lumbar Stenosis, Neck Pain, Neck Sprain (Whiplash) and Strain, Scoliosis and Deformity, Vertebral Compression Fractures


Common spine conditions such as disc herniation, stenosis and degenerative spondylolsithesis; spine surgery to treat degenerative disease, tumors, trauma and deformities
Recent Publications from US National Library of Medicine and PubMed

Clinical Team:

Erika Roeder, PA, Mindy Bryant, RN


(434) 243-6339


Assistant Stephanie Baird at SLB2JD@virginia.edu