Alan Hilibrand, MD

Alan Hilibrand, MD

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925 Chestnut Street
5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(267) 339-3500

Most Recent Peer-reviewed Publications

  1. Outcomes of Patients With Parkinson Disease Undergoing Cervical Spine Surgery for Radiculopathy and Myelopathy With Minimum 2-Year Follow-up
  2. Circumferential fusion with open versus percutaneous posterior fusion for lumbar isthmic spondylolisthesis
  3. Timing of Preoperative Surgical Antibiotic Prophylaxis After Primary One-Level to Three-Level Lumbar Fusion
  4. Do patients with back pain-dominant symptoms improve after lumbar surgery for radiculopathy or claudication?
  5. Static Versus Expandable Polyether Ether Ketone (PEEK) Interbody Cages: A Comparison of One-Year Clinical and Radiographic Outcomes for One-Level Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  6. SPINE20 A global advocacy group promoting evidence-based spine care of value
  7. The impact of preoperative motor weakness on postoperative opioid use after ACDF
  8. Postoperative Glycemic Variability and Adverse Outcomes After Posterior Cervical Fusion
  9. Comparison Between Three- and Four-Level Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion: Patient-Reported and Radiographic Outcomes
  10. How does the presence of a surgical trainee impact patient outcomes in lumbar fusion surgery?
  11. Can imaging characteristics on magnetic resonance imaging predict the acuity of a lumbar disc herniation?
  12. Does Smoking Affect Short-Term Patient-Reported Outcomes After Lumbar Decompression?
  13. Radiographic measures of spinal alignment are not predictive of the development of C5 palsy following anterior cervical discectomy and fusion surgery
  14. Lumbar pedicle morphology and vertebral dimensions in isthmic and degenerative spondylolisthesis — A comparative study
  15. Combined depression and anxiety influence patient-reported outcomes after lumbar fusion
  16. Depression Identified on the Mental Component Score of the Short Form-12 Affects Health Related Quality of Life after Lumbar Decompression Surgery
  17. How do C2 tilt and C2 slope correlate with patient reported outcomes in patients after anterior cervical discectomy and fusion?
  18. Patient Outcomes following Short-segment Lumbar Fusion Are Not Affected by PI-LL Mismatch
  19. Processing and handling cost of single-use versus traditional instrumentation for 1 level lumbar fusions
  20. Do Preoperative Epidural Steroid Injections Increase the Risk of Infection after Lumbar Spine Surgery?
  21. Safety and efficacy of riluzole in patients undergoing decompressive surgery for degenerative cervical myelopathy (CSM-Protect): a multicentre, double-blind, placebo-controlled, randomised, phase 3 trial
  22. How does smoking influence patient-reported outcomes in patients after lumbar fusion?
  23. No Difference in Neck Pain or Health-Related Quality Measures Between Patients With or Without Degenerative Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  24. Predictors of Prolonged Opioid Use After Lumbar Fusion and the Effects of Opioid Use on Patient-Reported Outcome Measures
  25. PEEK versus titanium static interbody cages: A comparison of 1-year clinical and radiographic outcomes for 1-level TLIFs