Zachary Tan, M.D., F.R.C.S.C.

Dr. Zachary Tan is board certified in orthopaedic surgery and fellowship trained in spine surgery. He earned his Bachelor’s of Science degree and his medical degree with special training in research from the University of Alberta. After completing his surgical residency training at the University of Toronto, he remained for an additional one-year fellowship in spine surgery focusing on the management of spine trauma, oncology, deformity, and degenerative diseases.

When Dr. Tan is not working, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, hiking, running, and weight training.

Dr. Tan specializes in minimally invasive muscle sparing spinal surgery and total joint replacement surgery. His fellowship training in spine surgery provides him expertise in the medical and surgical treatment of spine conditions, including:

  • Lumbar disc herniations
  • Lumbar spinal stenosis
  • Cervical disc herniations
  • Cervical stenosis, myelopathy
  • Spinal instability/trauma
  • Spinal deformity, adult
  • Spinal infection
  • Spinal tumors
  • Revision spinal operations

Dr. Tan was the first surgeon in Virginia to perform a cervical fusion using the 7D Surgical System.

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