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The LES Society for Fellows and SpineFrontier Together Host Educational Lab for Less Exposure Surgery

LES Society and SpineFrontier Collaborate in Educational Lab for Less Exposure Surgery

The LES Society for Fellows and SpineFrontier have collaborated to offer an educational lab segment, Less Exposure Surgery for the Young & Aging Spine: Modern Fusion Techniques.

From Friday, March 31, to Sunday, April 2, the LES Society will host a weekend of learning, developing, networking and more, at the Sanctuary Surgical Center in Boca Raton, Fla. and additional special entertainment venues.

No other organization has provided this unique professional development experience. In keeping with LES Society’s mission of advancing research, education and technology, the Lab will offer various education tools, from a hands-on cadaver lab and case study roundtable discussions to a breakdown of LES techniques and device technology.

Visit the event program here to check out more details on the Lab’s agenda.

Senior faculty attending the Lab include leading professionals in the medical industry, Dr. Dante Leven, Dr. Ashley Simela and LES Society Founder Dr. Kingsley R. Chin.

The weekend will also include mornings of breakfast and introductions, afternoon lunch, and evenings of dinner and drinks. The event will serve as an outlet for medical professionals to meet, learn, develop and enjoy the valuable resources the LES Society can provide.

This Lab is currently SOLD OUT. Please reach out to for details and alerts on upcoming Society events.

SpineFrontier welcomes Dr. Ashley Simela orthopedic surgeon

SpineFrontier Welcomes Dr. Ashley Simela

We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Ashley Simela to the exclusive community of spine surgeons committed to the Less Exposure Surgery movement with SpineFrontier!

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.