Herbert Biel, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, Saint Louis, MO

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Orthopaedic Surgery Saint Louis, MO

Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Orthopaedic surgeon

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Summary

  • Dr. Herbert Biel is an orthopedic surgeon and is affiliated with Barnes-Jewish Christian Medical Group. He received his medical degree from Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine and has been in practice 30 years. He specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and is experienced in spine surgery.

Education & Training

  • University of California Irvine College of Medicine
    University of California Irvine College of MedicineFellowship, Spinal Cord Injury Medicine, 1992 - 1993
  • Long Beach Memorial Medical CenterFellowship, Wiltse Spine Institute Spinal Surgery, 1992 - 1993
  • University Hospital - University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
    University Hospital - University of Cincinnati College of MedicineResidency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1987 - 1992
  • Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine
    Wright State University Boonshoft School of MedicineClass of 1987
  • The Ohio State University School of Dentistry DDS, Dentistry , Summer Research Award, 1981 - 1983
  • The Ohio State UniversityB.S., Biochemistry, 1978 - 1981
  • Tufts UniversityNo degree, Chemistry, 1977 - 1978

Certifications & Licensure

  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 2019 - 2023
  • WA State Medical License
    WA State Medical License 2016 - 2017
  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2015 - 2018
  • IN State Medical License
    IN State Medical License 1993 - 2017
  • OH State Medical License
    OH State Medical License 1993 - 2019
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1992 - 2016
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Indianapolis Monthly Top Doctor Indianapolis Monthly Magazine, 1998, 2001, 2014
  • Regional Top Doctor Castle Connolly, 2014
  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification EpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2013
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Incidence of Transition Zone Breakdown Following Posterolateral Lumbar Fusions Using Semi-Rigid Instrumentation  
    HM Biel, Journal of Spinal Disorders

Lectures

  • Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion Techniques and Outcomes 
    Vera Cruz, Mexico - 1/1/2004
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fractures 
    1/1/2001
  • Osteoporosis – Overview & Management 
    1/1/1999
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Committees

  • Advisor, Biologics Committee Community Health Network 2011 - 2014
  • Vice Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery 2000 - 2002

Research History

  • Biomet Spine Clinical Design TeamCervical spine plate system2012 - 2015
  • Clinical Investitgator OrthofixTrinity Study for ALIF2005 - 2007
  • Clinical Investigator Infuse-MedtronicMOST evaluation of Infuse for ALIF 300 patient cohort2005 - 2007
  • Clinical Investigator Copios Zimmer2001 - 2003

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