Vito Loguidice, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon with Coordinated Health, part of Lehigh Valley Health Network.
Dr. Loguidice is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is a member of numerous professional societies including the American Medical Society, Pennsylvania Medical Society, American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons, North American Spine Society, American Back Society, Spine Arthoplasty Society, International Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, International Intradiscal Therapy Society and the International Association for the Study of Pain.
Dr. Loguidice is an innovator in the field of spinal surgery, most recently in the area of Kyphoplasty procedures (a minimally invasive procedure for the treatment of vertebral compression fractures related to osteoporosis). He currently serves as clinical instructor for Kyphon on a national and international basis, most recently instructing a course in Antwerp, Belgium. Other areas of special interest are: minimally invasive spine surgery including percutaneous discectomy, pedicle screw fixation and fusion procedures. His current research in progress includes a study on vertebral compression fractures, post-operative aquatic therapy protocols, and an orthotrac vest.
Manhattan College, Riverdale, New York, Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, 1977
S.U.N.Y Upstate Health Science Center, Syracuse, New York, Doctor of Medicine, 1981
West Virginia University Hospital, Morgantown, WV, Rotating, 1982
West Virginia University Hospital, Morgantown, WV, Orthopaedic Surgery, 1986
University of Texas Health, Science Center- Dallas/Texas Black Institute, Plano, Texas, Spinal Surgery, 1987
- Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
- Percutaneous discectomy
- Pedicle screw fixation
- Fusion procedures
- Lumbar and Cervical Disc Replacements
- Endoscopic Carpel Tunnel Release