Scott G. Tromanhauser, MD, MBA, a specialist in the diagnosis and surgical treatment of adult degenerative spinal disorders, has joined New England Baptist Hospital (NEBH) as the Medical Director of Orthopedic Spine Programs. In this role, Dr. Tromanhauser is responsible for the integration of orthopedic spine programs co-developed between the hospital and medical staff. He will see patients and perform surgery exclusively at New England Baptist Hospital and serves as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at Tufts University School of Medicine.
Tromanhauser, who came to NEBH in 1992 for the prestigious spine fellowship, is actively involved in spinal treatment research and has participated in multiple FDA-sanctioned trials of new spinal devices. He has interests in developing predictive modeling using Neural Networks for the formation of clinical decision support tools. He also co-founded a medical device company and was granted a number of patents for his implant and surgical tool designs.
Tromanhauser was a member of the United States Army Reserve Medical Corp for 12 years serving as a Staff Orthopedic Surgeon, where most of his time was spent at Walter Reed Medical Center in Washington D.C.
Dr. Tromanhauser earned his bachelor’s degree in Biology from the State University of New York at Buffalo. He received his medical degree from Albany Medical College and completed an internship in General Surgery and a residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Albany Medical Center Hospital. He also holds a Master’s in Business Administration from Northeastern University.
Tromanhauser is a member of several professional societies, including the North American Spine Society, the Lumbar Spine Research Society and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He also serves as Medical Director of the Best Doctors® Occupational Health Institute, working to improve the quality of care for patients suffering from work-related injury.
About New England Baptist Hospital
New England Baptist Hospital (NEBH) is the premier regional provider for orthopedic surgery and the treatment of musculoskeletal diseases and disorders. NEBH has received national recognition, consistently ranked as one of America’s top hospitals for orthopedics and neurology/neurosurgery by U.S. News and World Report. NEBH has also been nationally recognized for high patient satisfaction and leadership in quality and clinical outcomes. The hospital has ranked in the 95th percentile and received the prestigious national Press Ganey Summit Award for high patient satisfaction for the past five years. NEBH is a teaching affiliate of Tufts University School of Medicine and conducts teaching programs in collaboration with the Harvard School of Public Health and the Harvard Medical School.