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Zeeshan Sardar, MD, CM, FRCSC, MSc, B.Eng

Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Zeeshan Sardar
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About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Scoliosis surgery
  • Kyphosis surgery
  • Minimally invasive spine surgery
  • Back (lumbar) and neck (cervical) artificial disc replacement
  • Back (lumbar) and neck (cervical) disc herniation
  • Degeneration and arthritis of the spine
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylolysis
  • Complex spine reconstruction
  • Spinal deformities
  • Spinal stenosis (compression) and neurogenic claudication
  • Lumbar radiculopathy (pinched nerve)
  • Sciatica
  • Cervical stenosis (spinal cord compression) and myelopathy
  • Cervical radiculopathy (pinched nerve)
  • Spinal fractures
  • Spinal infections
  • Spinal tumors
  • Back and neck pain and disorders

I have dedicated my practice exclusively to the treatment of spinal problems. I have experience with minimally invasive techniques, artificial disc replacement, image guided surgery, and scoliosis surgery. My goal is to provide the most appropriate individualized treatment to each patient to get them back to their life.

Research Interests

  • Minimally invasive surgical techniques
  • Spine deformities (scoliosis, kyphosis)
  • Spine surgery risk reduction


  • Spine Surgery
  • Scoliosis Surgery
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Advanced Spine Deformity Surgery, Columbia University, New York, NY, 2016
  • Fellowship, Spine Surgery, Texas Back Institute, Plano, TX, 2016
  • Fellowship, Neurosurgical and Orthopaedic Spine Surgery, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 2015
  • Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 2014
  • MD.CM, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 2009
  • M.Sc, Computer Science, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 2005
  • B.Eng, Electrical Engineering, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 2003


  • Orthopaedic Surgery (Board Eligible)


  • Fellow, North American Spine Society

PubMed Publications

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Additional Publications

Book Chapters

Sardar Z, Lenke LG. Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: Classification and Natural History. In: AO Spine Master Series ,Volume 9: Pediatric Spinal Deformity.

Kim S, Simmonds A, Sardar Z. Pyogenic Infections. In: Orthopaedic Surgery Essentials: Spine, 2nd Edition

Sardar Z, Baron E, Simmonds A, Anand N. Minimally Invasive Deformity Correction. In: An Anatomic Approach To Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, 2nd Edition... Expand