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Michael Wang, MD, Neurosurgery, Miami, FL, University of Miami Hospital


Neurosurgery Miami, FL

Neurosurgical Spine Surgery


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  • Dr. Wang has been an advocate for neurosurgeons and spinal surgeons. He was elected to the AANS Young Neurosurgeons Executive Committee in 2003, and in the AANS he has served as Local Host for the 2010 Annual Meeting, on the Member Benefits Committee, the Joint Sponsorship Committee, the AANS Development Committee, the International Committee, and the Scientific Program Committee. In the AANS/CNS Joint Section on Disorders of the Spine & Peripheral Nerves he has served as Chair of the Committees on Publications, Education, Fellowship, and Exhibits. He has been Scientific Program Chair, Annual Meeting Chair, Treasurer, and Chair. In the CNS he has served as the Membership Chair and Public Relations Chair. He has been Secretary/Treasurer, Vice President, and President of the Society of University Neurosurgeons (SUNS). Within the North American Spine Society (NASS) he served as the Chair of the MIP (minimally invasive procedures). He has served in numerous other leadership roles in the International Society for the Advancement of Spinal Surgery (ISASS), Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (SMISS), the USA Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Society, and the International Spine Study Group (ISSG).

Education & Training

  • Stanford University School of Medicine
    Stanford University School of MedicineClass of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2018 - 2023
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1998 - Present
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery Neurological Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Grand Rounds Lecturer Boston University School of Medicine, 2018

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Neurosurgical Focus  
    Michael Y. Wang, Enhancing Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) for the Spine, 12/23/2016

Authored Content

  • Lateral Access Minimally Invasive Spine SurgeryNovember 2016

Press Mentions

  • Dr. Michael Wang Performs Complex Scoliosis Surgery with AR System
    Dr. Michael Wang Performs Complex Scoliosis Surgery with AR SystemOctober 21st, 2020
  • DePuy Synthes Receives FDA Clearance for TELIGEN™ System
    DePuy Synthes Receives FDA Clearance for TELIGEN™ SystemOctober 22nd, 2022
  • Categories: Focusing On You  Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery
    Categories: Focusing On You Minimal Invasive Spine SurgeryMarch 11th, 2020
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Grant Support

  • Vaccine trial for elective spinal surgerySTRIVE2015–Present
  • comparing robotic vs. traditional surgery for minimally invasive spinal operations.MazorPresent
  • comparing robotic vs. traditional surgery or spinal deformity operationsMazorPresent


  • Chair, AANS/CNS Joint Spine Section 2018 - 2019

Research History

  • PIVaccine trial for elective spinal surgery2015 - Present

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Chinese (Mandarin)

Hospital Affiliations

Industry Relationships

  • Director of Neurosurgery, Universitty of Miami Hospital2015 - Present