Stuart Hershman, MD

Stuart Hershman, MD
Title: Orthopaedic Surgeon
Education: Harvard Medical School
Expertise: Orthopaedic Surgery, Complex Spine and Spinal Reconstruction
  • Faculty member, Harvard Medical School
  • Director of Adult Spinal Deformity at Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Assistant Attending Physician at Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Scoliosis Research Society


Stuart Hershman, MD, FAAOS, is an orthopaedic surgeon at Massachusetts General Hospital. He specializes in spinal deformity and complex spinal reconstruction. Dr. Hershman’s interests include spinal realignment surgery, revision spinal surgery, and the surgical management of cervical myelopathy and the osteoporotic spine. He is an active member of the Scoliosis Research Society, the Cervical Spine Research Society, the Lumbar spine Research Society, and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Hershman has also co-authored over 40 peer-reviewed publications and edited a textbook on compression fractures of the spine. He serves on several committees within the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Scoliosis Research Society.


Dr. Hershman earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He received his medical degree from the Drexel University College of Medicine. He completed an orthopaedic surgery residency at the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases and a fellowship in complex spine and spinal deformity surgery at Washington University.

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