BOARD-CERTIFIED SURGEONS WITH EXTENSIVE
EXPERIENCE IN SPINE AND JOINT TREATMENT
As the medical director, Dr. Lieberman’s job is to make sure that Phoenix Spine and the joint is the best place to have or do surgery in Arizona. That means identifying the best way to do a procedure and corralling the surgeons with the right skills and manners to offer it. If you have questions, concerns, complaints or would like to contact him for any reason you can reach him at:
Phone (602) 385-0440
Schedule A Call With Dr. Lieberman:
Gilbert. Goodyear. Scottsdale.
Dr. Bennion is a board-certified, fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder (rotator cuff repair, Bankart repair) and knee (ACL reconstruction, meniscus repair); as well as total shoulder replacement. Gilbert. Scottsdale. Goodyear.
Dr. Baig is a board-certified, fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in spinal injections (MBB, epidural), as well as minimally invasive procedures of the neck (ACDF) and low back (laminectomy, microdiscectomy, fusion, radiofrequency ablation). Scottsdale, Goodyear.
As a native of Canada, Dr. Vishal Ganesh understands first hand how the Phoenix Spine & Joint experience is of such benefit to his fellow country men and women. A specialist in anterior hip replacement, Dr. Ganesh is a graduate of the University of Alberta and completed his orthopedic residency at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit Michigan where he was voted Chief Resident by his peers. He then spent a fellowship year in Minnesota studying limb lengthening and lower extremity reconstruction with world renowned surgeon, Dr Mark Dahl. Dr. Ganesh is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic surgeons.
Dr. Ganesh has years of experience with the anterior approach for total hip replacement, as well as hip arthroscopy. Call today to speak with Dr. Ganesh, and his team of patient care coordinators.
After completing residency training in neurological surgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland, and a neurosurgical trauma fellowship at the Rhode Island Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island, Dr. Moffatt entered private practice in Southern California. He became board-certified in neurological surgery in 1993.
Dr. Moffatt’s practice combined both brain and spine surgery through most of his career. He spent eight years improving his approach to minimally invasive spine surgery at a major outpatient surgery center before practicing with Laser Spine Institute in Scottsdale, Arizona for a number of years.
He brings a wealth of knowledge and years of surgical experience to Phoenix Spine & Joint and feels this is a perfect fit for this unique approach to spine surgery. His philosophy is to make each patient an expert in their own spinal circumstances and to realistically set their expectations as to what both surgical and nonsurgical interventions can produce.
GRANT D. PADLEY, D.O.
Dr. Padley is an orthopedic consultant and provider to the Cincinnati Reds for major league baseball spring training and throughout the year for their minor league and rookie league teams. He is also a consultant to Japanese professional baseball for the Saitama Seibu Lions. He is a consultant to Ballet Arizona for hip disorders and injuries. He was a team physician for the WNBA’s Phoenix Mercury for four years including the 2014 championship season. Dr. Padley specializes in Sports Medicine with an emphasis on treating knee, shoulder, hip and elbow injuries. He performs shoulder, hip and knee arthroscopy with ligament reconstruction, meniscal treatment and advanced cartilage restoration including biologic treatments and allograft transplantation. He treats all aspects of shoulder disorders including dislocation, instability, separations, rotator cuff tears, fractures and shoulder replacements. His shoulder replacement surgeries include resurfacing arthroplasty, total shoulder arthroplasty and reverse total shoulder arthroplasty.
SAR AHMED, M.D.
Sar Ahmed, MD is a board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon. Dr. Ahmed has dual fellowship training from Cleveland Clinic in primary and revision hip and knee replacement/reconstruction as well as shoulder arthroscopy and replacements. In addition, he has extensive training and experience in level-one trauma as well.
Dr. Ahmed received his Bachelors of Science degree from University of Buffalo, where he graduated summa cum laude through the advanced honors program. He was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa, Omicron Chapter as well as the Golden Key National Honor Society. Dr. Ahmed completed his medical degree, General surgery internship and Orthopedic residency through SUNY Upstate Medical University at Syracuse.
Brandon Gough, M.D., is a respected, board certified orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in hip and knee replacement surgery in Phoenix, Arizona.Dr. Gough employs cutting edge robotic, micro-invasive, and muscle sparing surgical techniques that are designed to help his patients return to their active lifestyle as soon as possible after surgery.
Matthew earned his MD from the Ohio State University College of Medicine, and spent two years in Columbus, OH where he was chosen as one of a few students to complete their third and fourth clinical years at the prestigious Cleveland Clinic. While at Ohio State, Dr. Seidel was twice awarded the Roessler research fellowship for research exploring new anesthetics for cardiac surgery.
Following Medical School, Dr. Seidel completed his orthopaedic surgery training locally at the Phoenix Orthopaedic Residency program based out of Maricopa County Hospital, the Phoenix VA Hospital, and Children’s Rehabilitation Services Clinic. In addition to the extensive experience in Orthopaedic trauma, Dr. Seidel developed special interests in musculoskeletal oncology, as well as joint replacement surgery.