Specializing in Orthopedic Spine Surgery in the Bronx, New York, Dr Simela is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, a nationally ranked facility. Dr Simela received his medical degree from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine and has been in practice for seven years. He is one of nine doctors at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center and one of 85 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center who specializes in Orthopedic Surgery.
After receiving his medical degree in 2008, Dr. Simela was an Orthopedic Surgery Resident at University Hospitals of Cleveland Richmond and went on to complete an Orthopedic Spine Surgery Fellowship at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California.
Dr. Simela’s clinical interests include spinal fusion, spondylolisthesis, cervical and lumbar vertebrae, and mesenchymal stem cell transplantation. As a highly-skilled surgeon Dr. Simela is dedicated to delivering the absolute highest standards of healthcare and performance to his patients.
Dr. Simela is a key figure in the development and expansion of the LESS Institute brand and in the innovation of LES technologies. He will play a chief role in the opening of a brand new, state-of-the-art LESS Institute facility in New York City in the coming year.